Tuxedo 101 – A Guide to the Black Tie
So you’ve got a Black Tie event on your hands and you can’t seem to wrap your head around the idea of dressing up during this lazy weather? You’re not alone. But the thing is, if you think about it, wearing a tuxedo – and pulling it off quite nicely, might we add – can really be a mood-lifter. And to top it all off, there’s nothing quite like a dapper tuxedo that fits you like a glove to make all the ladies swoon. Did we convince you yet?
With that in mind, there’s a special art to pulling off a tuxedo like a true gentlemen. But first, there’s a common misconception that leads people to believe that wearing tuxedos can suit any kind of event. True? Wrong. These special types of suits must only be reserved to black tie events – and yes, tuxedo nights with the boys – so that they preserve their elite-factor. And so, to make this task a tiny bit easier, we’ve rounded up a few tried-and-true tips to make you feel like a true debonair man.
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Article Written by Cindy Menassa