ETIQUETTE - GUIDE TO…. WHAT TO WEAR

Formal Evening

TRADITIONAL APPROACH CONTEMPORARY TRENDS
THE MOST FORMAL LOOK IS BLACK FULL DRESS TAILS WITH WHITE PIQUE SHIRT, VEST AND BOW TIE.  

SECONDARY TO FULL DRESS TAILS IS A BLACK TUXEDO ACCOMPANIED WITH A BLACK CUMMERBUND AND BOW TIE.

YES YOU CAN WEAR A BLACK VEST INSTEAD OF THE CUMMERBUND

SLIM FITS, NARROW LAPELS AND SMALLER SHOULDERS IS THE STYLE OF TODAY. BLACK, NAVY, BROWN AND DARK GREY TUXEDOS ARE GENERALLY WORN.  

THEY CAN BE ACCESSORIZED WITH A MATCHING VEST AND TIE TO THE TUXEDO OR YOU CAN ADD A COLORED VEST AND TIE.

Formal Daytime

TRADITIONAL APPROACH CONTEMPORARY TRENDS
DATING BACK MANY YEARS THE GENTS ALWAYS WORE THE GREY CUTAWAY WITH STRIPED TROUSERS, PEARL GREY VEST AND A STRIPED ASCOT.

MORE MODERN APPROACH IS A SIMPLE TUXEDO, USUALLY BLACK OR GREY ACCOMPANIED WITH MATCHING  ACCESSORIES.

THIS IS THE MOST POPULAR CATEGORY.

YOU SET THE STYLE.  ANY TUXEDO, ANY VEST AND TIE.  

PRETTY MUCH ANYTHING GOES.

Informal Daytime

TRADITIONAL APPROACH CONTEMPORARY TRENDS
FOR A LESS FORMAL ATTIRE USUALLY THE GENTLEMEN WEAR A CHARCOAL SUIT JACKET WITH STRIPED TROUSERS PEARL GREY VEST AND NECK TIE. SUITS ARE A PERFECT CHOICE FOR A NOT SO FORMAL DAYTIME EVENT.

ALL THE GENTLEMEN SHOULD WEAR THE SAME COLORED SUIT BUT THE NECK TIES CAN BE DIFFERENT COLORS.