The Style Blog
Trends, style tips, and more.
What's the Purpose of a First Look?
Our wedding planner recommended that we do a first look before the wedding ceremony. Is it necessary and what are the benefits? You can have dedicated time to admire these stylish wedding day looks that you have spent so much time on as well as exchange some private words before the festivities get really busy.
When to Take Off Suit Jacket?
I am getting married next month in Washington D.C. and it is likely going to be so hot! I am just wondering when I can take off the jacket during the wedding day. Keep the jacket until after the first dance, mother-son dance and toasts are done. You could also consider wearing the 3-piece version to the suit.
Books for Grooms?
I was wondering if there are any books that you would recommend for grooms? Pick up Stuff Every Groom Should Know by Eric San Juan. Another, book that I recommend is The Everything Groom Book: A Survival Guide for Men! by Shelly Hagan. Grooms: A Professional Stylist's Guide to Wedding Apparel for Every Budget.
Ring Bearer Button Rules?
Button rules for ring bearers? My son is wearing the Textured Gray Boy's Suit, the 3-piece version. I am trying to figure out if the jacket and vest should both be buttoned. For the suit jacket, follow the Always Never Button Rule. ALWAYS fasten the top button and NEVER fasten the bottom button of a two-button suit.
Fun Shoes for Women's Tuxedo?
I love shoes and would love to wear a cool high heel that might be unexpected for the wedding day but still tasteful. Is there anything that you would recommend? Wearing the Ivory Women’s Tuxedo provides lots of options for a feature shoe.
Pocket Watch for Wedding Day?
Pocket watch for the wedding day? Is there a way for me to wear a pocket watch on my wedding day or are pocket watches not popular anymore? You can most certainly use the antique pocket watch for your wedding day look!
Groom & Groom Black-Tie Wedding Style?
Groom & Groom Black-Tie Wedding Style? You are not obligated to both wear the same tuxedo, unless you want to. In fact, we recommend that you both choose looks that are representative of your individual styles and personalities.
What is Black Tie Optional?
What does black tie optional mean? Learn the difference between black tie and black tie optional and how to style your formalwear for each.
What to wear to a rehearsal dinner?
Not sure what to wear to a rehearsal dinner? Here is a guide to rehearsal dinner attire. Try a white women’s tuxedo instead of a rehearsal dinner dress!
Bride & Bride Elopement Style?
Bride & Bride Wedding Style? When choosing between a suit or tuxedo for the wedding day, we typically tell couples to consider the level of formality of the event first. A tuxedo is more formal and befitting for a cathedral wedding.
2019 Fall Wedding Colors and Trends
Looking for fall wedding inspiration? Here are popular 2019 fall wedding colors and trends that will help you plan the perfect autumn wedding.
Black-Tie Wedding Guest Attire?
Black-tie Wedding Attire? Wear a black or midnight blue tuxedo. For a Black-Tie wedding, black and midnight blue tuxes are most appropriate. If you must wear another color, try to keep it as dark as possible. Wear black patent leather, leather, or velvet oxford or loafer shoes.