July 30, 2013

Tradition with a Twist

Dare to be different and change up a classic.

When it comes to tuxedos, traditional is always best. But what if you’re tired of the classics, and looking for a dashing and less conservative change? Look no further. (more…)

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July 8, 2013

Formal Wear Tips from President Obama

Patriotic pride at its finest.  On Thursday, July 4, 2013, President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama hosted over 1, 200 members of the military and their families during an Independence Day
spectacular on the South Lawn of the White House. (more…)

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June 14, 2013

Magnificent Men’s Formal Wear at the 67th Annual Tony Awards

The Tony Awards provided a sensational lineup of fashion foreword stars.

The Tony Awards provided a sensational lineup of fashion foreword stars.

Move over movies. The cinema is not the only occasion for awards and fantastic red carpet flair. (more…)

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June 7, 2013

Tuxedos for Summer Wedding Season

Summertime is here. That means wedding season is upon us. The calendars are filling up with save the dates and invites to summer themed nuptials. Maybe you’re the groomsman, or an honored guest, or even the lucky man himself. Either way, your wardrobe probably has you confounded. If you’re still clueless on which tuxedo you should wear for the big day,  keep reading for some great suggestions. (more…)

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May 16, 2013

Film Fashion: Top Three Best Dressed Actors

Many people have fashion icons, especially for formal wear. The people who hold this impressive title are usually actors, politicians, or others often in the public eye. They are always well dressed when present in the media spotlight, and that’s why we lookup to them. They never seem to have a crooked tie or a speck of lint anywhere on their suits or dresses.

The devil is in the details when planning a formal wear outfit especially for men. Since the summer holds countless opportunities for outdoor events like weddings and barbecues, the need to look flawless cant be stressed enough. To gain ideas on how to create a look, here are three of the most dapper stars of the silver screen, who always look well kempt and amazing on the red carpet.

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May 14, 2013

Tuxedo Shoes on a Budget: Formal Wear Fashion Tips

Look sharp and feel great for the big night!

Prom season is now closer than ever. Since May has arrived, numerous high schools will be preparing for the big dance.
Students will be approaching every tuxedo shop they can in order to negotiate a deal and find the perfect outfit. While many students will factor in cost for their formal wear purchase, one key factor they should also be considering is what shoes to include. These small elements are essential for successfully creating a unique and elegant look. Ultimately, what you put on your feet will affect the price. With the high cost, careful consideration needs to be paid to every part of the tux. For fashionable feet, here are some shoes to help complete the entire look.

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May 9, 2013

Enough About Women’s Couture – Men’s Tuxedos at The Met Gala 2013

Just a few days ago was the annual MET Ball, aka the MET Gala (or Metropolitan Museum Costume Institute Benefit Gala), which kicks off New York’s most popular museum’s couture exhibition.  As a tradition, celebrities from all different mediums, including music and film, attend dressed in their best gowns and tuxedos as a tribute to the emphasis of the exhibition.  The exposé of fashion found the night of the ball is always guaranteed to be one full of beauty and elegance.  Even though the female celebs like Miley Cyrus, Alicia Keys, La La, Jennifer Lawrence, and Kristen Stewart had resounding presence, we are a bit more concerned with how the male counterparts challenged one another to a subtle gentlemanly battle of fashion tastes. For our pleasure, it turned out to be an eye-catching night.  Here are just a few of the styles recognized at the Gala:

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May 3, 2013

3 Formal Wear Events To Look Forward To

Gatsby knows how to have a good time AND look good.

Gatsby knows how to have a good time AND look good.

With awards season a distant memory as the warm weather approaches, formal wear for men is going to have a new outlet this summer. (more…)

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May 1, 2013

3 Classic Tuxedo Styles: As Seen in The Great Gatsby

Look as dashing as Gatsby when attending your next formal event.

Look as dashing as Gatsby when attending your next formal event.

Next month’s highly anticipated release of Hollywood’s film adaptation of The Great Gatsby will be an exposé of the extravagant black tie parties of the social elite popularized in what is widely known as the “Roaring Twenties.”

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April 25, 2013

Tuxedo Accessories – Which Goes With What?

Which formal accessory will tie together your tuxedo ensemble?

Which formal accessory will tie together your tuxedo ensemble?

In order to pull off a flawless look at your next big event, you need to know first what tuxedo accessories are appropriate for each level of formality, as well as which ones tie your outfit together better. Men’s formal wear can be a tricky puzzle for the inexperienced gentleman. There are a few rules that apply to the minor fittings that can help you assemble a stunning ensemble. (more…)

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