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Formal Wear Finish: Oscars Conclude Awards Season

[caption id="attachment_1758" align="alignleft" width="220"] Regardless of what the critics say, MacFarlane brought in the biggest audience the Oscars had in the last three years.[/caption] The national spotlight on formal wear for men has come to an end with the presentation of the 85th Academy Awards. The show concluded a long season of honors and accolades while containing a rare number of surprises. The host, Seth MacFarlane, performed admirably in a classic black notch lapel tux and bow tie, while every contributor to the film industry received their appropriate statuette. The ceremony contained no fashionable faux pas, and stellar standouts such...

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The Oscars 2013: Men's Formal Wear Predictions

[caption id="attachment_1690" align="alignleft" width="240"] Are you ready for this year's Oscars?[/caption] It's that time again, gentlemen, when celebrities from all walks of fame converge upon the Dolby Theater to either be given a statuette in commemoration of their talent or else to offer up several hours of polite (and potentially bitter) applause while dressed to the nines. Ah, Hollywood. From where we stand, however, there's something far more exciting than waiting to see which films the academy will acknowledge as creams of the crop. No, we don't mean keeping our ears open for any awkward moments surrounding Argo's snub; we...

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Michael Sheen Always Looking Good in Formal Wear

[caption id="attachment_103" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="Michael Sheen Knows How to Wear a Tuxedo!"][/caption]If you’ve seen actor Michael Sheen at any awards show, the Oscars, DGA and this year’s BAFTA Awards, then you know that he’s one actor who simply gets the men’s formal wear thing. He’s a smart guy who is always smartly dressed, setting a standard for anyone else who appears in the camera frame or on the stage with him. At Home Sheen simply looks right at home in his tux. Compare him to Chairman of BAFTA Los Angeles Nigel Lythgoe on his right and director Tom Hooper on...

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