October 23, 2014

White Tie vs. Black Tie

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Have you recently been invited to a white tie event, but aren’t sure what that style of dress entails? Don’t make the mistake of simply swapping out the black tie of your tux in favor of a white one. There are many differences between white tie vs. black tie dress codes, and knowing what is involved with each can help you to dress to impress at your next event. (more…)

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November 21, 2012

Formal Wear for Special Events

Attending a white tie affair? You can never go wrong with a sharp looking tailcoat.

Most men know what a black tie or white tie dress code generally means. However, when it comes down to rules and specifics – such as the type of weaving required for your clothing – you probably have no idea what you should actually be doing.

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June 15, 2012

2012 Tony Awards – Tuxedos and Black Ties Steal the Show

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Stars showed up in style at the 66th Annual Tony Awards.

The ceremony at last weekend’s Tony Awards was quite the show – host Neil Patrick Harris wowed viewers, James Corden shocked the world as the surprise winner of the award for Best Actor, and the ceremony itself generated not a little controversy with its spot for Royal Carribean International. But the real story of the night was the dazzling array of well-dressed men on the red carpet, on the stage, and in the audience. A whole host of actors showed up in their best duds; we give you the highlights of the night.

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May 23, 2012

Now Playing: The Return of the Bow Tie

Guy Pearce Inspects Nick Cave's Necktie, Who Ignored the Black Tie Dress Code

We’ve been not-so-silently (or patiently) anticipating the bow tie’s triumphant return since it first faded beneath the long tie’s spotlight. Many people told us that we’d have some time to wait, arguing that there was much more potential in the long tie than even the most cleverly stylish gentleman could find tucked away in the dapper folds of his bow tie, and for a while they seemed right. Though fashion tends to exist in short bursts of trendiness, the long tie proved itself to have impressive longevity and we were relegated to the bow tie’s sidelines.

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