Style Blog

How and When To Sport Cufflinks with Your Wedding Suit or Tuxedo

Cufflinks have been increasing in popularity among wedding parties. They make great groomsmen gifts that will add personality to their looks while taking their style up a notch for a more formal wedding setting. Cufflinks are needed when wearing a shirt that has French cuffs, a shirt cuff that is folded back before fastening, creating...

Dos and Don'ts for Groom Grooming

When it comes to looking your best when your wedding day comes around, you want your hair to look just as amazing as your suiting.

How To Button Your Wedding Suit and Vest

At The Groomsman Suit, we are committed to making sure that your weddings photos are as flawless as can be. We realize that in many wedding day cases during the ceremony and while taking professional photos may be...

Grooms & Groomsmen Beware of Hidden Tuxedo Rental Fees

As a groom, your search for wedding suiting or tuxedo rentals may be directed by a lot of eye-catching marketing. Free suiting for the groom, free shipping, free returns, free alterations. It’s easy to think you’ve found a...

Holiday Party Style Survival Guide

It’s the most dapper time of the year, and your calendar is slowly filling up with upcoming holiday gatherings. Now, not all festive parties are created equal — the dress code for your work party is definitely different than the dress code for your girlfriend’s annual family gathering. Take the guesswork out of...

Wedding Suit Alterations Guide: Pant Hemming and Other Adjustments

The fit of a suit jacket tends to dominate attention when it comes to finding a great fitting suit, but we’re here to remind you that proper pant fit is a must when it comes to looking sharp....

Wedding Suit Alterations Guide: The Do’s and Don’ts to Adjusting Your Suit Jacket Fit

While we always hope that having your pants hemmed is the only alteration you will need, we also realize that every body and fit preference is different and occasionally there is a need for more alterations. When it...

Common Shoulder Fit Issues and Alteration Solutions for Your Wedding Suit

As a sequel to our Guide To Jacket Alterations, we’re taking a deeper dive into shoulder fit issues you might experience with your suit jacket. Because nailing the fit in your shoulders and chest is the number one...

Groom's Guide: How to Nail Your Wedding Suit Alteration Appointment

At The Groomsman Suit, we offer one of the widest size ranges in wedding suits for men to ensure we get a close to custom fit and avoid expensive alterations. We know groomsmen and bridesmen come in all...

The Ultimate Wedding Day Checklist for Grooms

You’ve proposed, and now you’re one step closer to marrying your best friend. Great! Now it’s time to get the ball rolling. Wedding planning is no easy feat, but you can make it easier on yourself by making sure all your ducks are in a row. To make sure none of the big things...

Our Stylist Answers Common Questions About Men’s Wedding Attire and Trends

When getting ready for your big day, knowing where to start can be the most daunting part. From finding the perfect fit to making sure your wedding accessories are on point, there’s a lot to think about. That’s where we come in. Our mission is to help you look your best, take stress out of the...

Three Tips on How to Style Fathers of the Bride and Groom

As a bride-to-be or groom-to-be, planning what you will wear as well as the attendants for your wedding is certainly one of the highlights of the wedding planning process.  But in all of this wardrobe planning, it is...

Unique Halloween Wedding Ideas For Men

If you and your bride are mega fans of jack-o-lanterns and all things spooky, we’ve got good news for you. Not only is it possible to incorporate Halloween into your wedding day. You can even make it elegant. Here’s how to do Halloween wedding style right.

Creative & Trendy Men’s Wedding Style Ideas for Your Winter Wedding

While we love swiping through the photos of autumn weddings dotted with the trees’ fiery reds, oranges and yellows, winter will be here before you know it so it’s crunch time for the guys who are in winter...

How To Rep Your Alma Matter On Your Wedding Day

College football season is officially back, and everyone’s Saturdays are once again reserved for tailgating, game-day parties and school pride. While caps, koozies and tees with the emblem of your alma mater are all welcome when game day...

Men’s Wedding Attire: A complete review of the best tuxedo brands

Need to rent a tuxedo or suit for your wedding day? Recent groom, Terry Schilling, put on his investigative journalist “suit” on and ordered a tuxedo or suit from Menguin, The Black Tux, Men’s Wearhouse, and The Groomsman Suit. Here is his ultimate guide comparing the best online tuxedo and suiting companies.

A Man's Best Friend: How To Tastefully Include Your Dog In Your Wedding Party

On your big day, you and your bride will have all of your best friends by your side. Why not include your most loyal and faithful companion? Here are a few factors to consider when involving your dog in your wedding day.

Imagine More Podcast: The Groomsman Suit's Start-Up Story

Our first podcast is available! Marketing expert and Co Founder of Imagine Media Consulting, Shantel Kief, interviewed Jeanne and Diana on their journey starting The Groomsman Suit from Jeanne's apartment in New York. Two and a half years...

How to Make Suiting Up for Your Wedding Attire Fun, Easy and Efficient

You bought the ring, you proposed, wedding planning has begun, and now it’s time to suit up. As a groom-to-be, picking out what you and your groomsmen will wear is your time to shine. Choosing your wardrobe is...

Four Ways To Style Your Groomsman Suit After The Wedding

One of the best things about buying your groomsman suit in lieu of renting is that following the wedding day you’ll be able to wear that suit over and over again, styled in different ways. Your wedding suit may be worn to the office, for a date night, for business travel and even for evening...

Fall 2018 Wedding Trends

The sweltering days of summer are slowly coming to a close. Football season is around the corner, and before you know it, sweater weather will be upon us. Fall is a great season for your big day. You...

The Eight Best Groomsmen & Groomsmaid Gift Ideas

As the groom, one of the best things you can do to thank your friends for being part of your day is to treat them with a thoughtful thank-you gift. Finding gifts for your wedding party should be fun and it’s important you take the time to think of something they’ll love...

Men's NYFW Trends from the Runway

We love wedding style and all its details. Coats, button-downs and bow ties rock our world, but we recognize there’s more to men’s fashion than wedding suiting and tuxedos. We saw some innovative and downright impressive looks come down the runway at New York Fashion Week: Men’s recently. In three days, designers took familiar...

Amber Waves of Gray: 5 Reasons to Pick Gray Suits for Your Groomsmen

When you’re thinking of the best way to help your groomsmen and bridesmen stand out on your big day, there are no doubt several ways to do it. Here are a few reasons why gray may be the best look for your wedding party.

Tips To Writing a Killer Best Man Speech

Congratulations on being the best man! You now have one of the most important responsibilities when it comes to your best bud’s wedding. You must give a memorable best man speech that is both funny and heartfelt. The Groomsman Suit is here to help and enlisted two experts to share tips to writing an amazing...

Destination Wedding Style for Men

Just because destination weddings have a dress-down reputation doesn’t mean you have to be casual. Check out our complete guide to men's destination wedding style for grooms, groomsmen and bridesmen.

Groom Style Guide: Put Your Best Foot Forward In These Fun Wedding Socks

Our new wedding socks make great groomsmen gifts and will add the perfect personal touch to your wedding style!

Wedding Giveaway: Enter to win men's wedding attire, groomsmen gifts, and more!

Enter for a chance to win almost $2000 in wedding attire, groomsmen gifts, and grooming products for your wedding party! If you’re the groomsman or bridesman, register to win for your friend and be the engaged couple's MVP. 

2018 Spring Wedding Color Trends And Men's Wedding Attire

The arrival of the spring weddings colors is here! Considering suiting options when selecting your color palette go hand in hand with choosing the bridesmaid dresses. The stylists at The Groomsman Suit have created this guide to coordinating suiting with wedding color combinations trending this spring that will make you want to say “I do.”...

2018 Spring Wedding Colors And Boutonniere Flower Ideas For Your Groomsmen

There are many options when it comes to wedding colors and flowers. Here are some simple and beautiful ways you can incorporate popular spring wedding colors in your groomsmen’s boutonnieres and bridesmaid’s bouquets. 

Accessorizing With Ultra Violet: How To Use The 2018 Color Of The Year In Your Wedding

The key to using Ultra-Violet in your wedding pallet is keeping it in the details. Think small, but intentionally placed pops of color—embroidered on the trim of a pocket handkerchief, the focal point of the boutonniere, or even in a pair of suspenders are all subtle, yet striking, ways to make this year’s crème de la...

Groomsman Guide: How To Fold A Suit In A Suitcase

Traveling to a wedding? How the heck can a suit be folded so it’s not a wrinkled mess? Here are eight simple steps to folding and packing your wedding suit like a professional jet-setter.

Wedding Planning Tips For Grooms: Six Ways You Can Help Your Bride Plan

Wedding planning should be a full-blown team effort. As the groom, there is actually a lot you can help with. Here is a helpful wedding checklist of six things you can easily do that will help your fiancee tremendously.

Simple Tips For The Perfect Holiday Proposal

For anyone in a serious relationship this time of year, it’s also what we like to call engagement season! Yes, the joyous atmosphere, decorations, gathering of family and friends make the holidays an ideal time to propose. So, if you have the ring and the day picked out here are some extra tips to help you...

Undershirts For Men: A Groomsman Guide On How To Wear An Undershirt With A Suit Or Tuxedo

You’ve picked out your perfect wedding suit or tuxedo and you know what shirt, shoes, tie, and pocket square you are wearing. Maybe, you’ve even planned to get your hair styled and to get a straight razor shave...

Unique Weddings With Mayflower Venues and The Groomsman Suit

Today’s couples are all about making their wedding unique. You spend time scouting out the perfect venue, imagining how every detail you’ve saved to your wedding board on Pinterest will fit into the open space.  The vision for...

Men's Wedding Accessories: How To Place a Tie Bar

Once you’ve found an amazing wedding suit, it is important to select accessories that are appropriate for the look and the occasion. If you have decided to wear a neck tie (in lieu of a bow tie) for...

Boutonnieres: Perfect Placement and Pinning

Follow our three easy steps to pinning a boutonniere. Knowing how to pin a boutonniere will make you a hero on the wedding day and ensure beautiful wedding photos!

The Brown Vs. Black Shoe Debate With Navy Suiting

There is so much to think about when it comes to selecting your wedding day look. While many might think the groom has it the easiest, and wonder, “what’s so difficult about selecting a suit?” There is actually...

Fall Color Trends in Men's Wedding Attire

In years past, fall wedding season has announced itself with bright and bold colors like tangerines, reds and corals. This year, many of those colors are reappearing in more earthy and vintage shades. What was lilac is now...

How To Tie a Bow Tie

Did you know that before buttons were invented, men would use a sharp pin to keep the top of their shirts closed? The pin transitioned to a scarf during the 17th century Thirty Year War and centuries later,...

Kam Chancellor suits up his squad with The Groomsman Suit

When you’re busy leading arguably the best secondary in the NFL and you’re about to get married to the girl of your dreams in the company of your family, best friends and teammates, how do you keep life...

Buy your tuxedo so you never have to rent again!

Summer wedding season is in full swing, and the holidays will be here before you know it! Which means you’re facing yet another year of asking yourself, “Should I rent or buy a tuxedo?” It used to be...

Five Steps to Finding a Great Fitting Suit

For the longest time, high-end brands have made us believe that the only way to look sharp in a suit was to spend at least $500. We’re here to debunk that myth and have proved several thousand times...

Chris and Michele's Spring Florida Wedding. See our textured gray suits in action!

Our life really is one big party. Every week we get to celebrate the biggest day in our customers’ lives. We consider it the ultimate honor to be a part of their wedding and take the responsibility of...

Exceptional Customer Service with TGS's Co Founders and FedEx

Whether you have talked to them on the phone about your pant size or discussed wedding style in great detail, you've experienced the exceptional customer service Jeanne and Diana are committed to providing each and every customer. Being...

Add Suspenders To Your Wedding Style!

As always, we’re here to help couples perfect their wedding style through timeless suits, sharp accent colors, and high quality accessories. Our never ending quest for beautiful products makes us so thrilled to add JJ Suspenders to our...

TGS Turns One and Launches Suit Up & Give Campaign

The Groomsman Suit (TGS) is proud to launch Suit Up & Give in partnership with JVS Boston to provide forgotten suits to refugees seeking work placement. In conjunction with their one year anniversary, TGS will begin encouraging their...

Suit-ology 101; The "Cut"

Have you ever wondered what makes a slim cut, slim? Just what is the difference between modern and classic fits? If you like skinny jeans, does that mean you are a slim? While each brand has their own take on different fit styles, we’ll share how we define our two fits, modern and slim.

Suit-ology 101; The "Break"

This is the second post in a series that provide detail on terms associated with suiting and the top three that we believe are the most important to the look and fit of your suit and tuxedo. You...

Suit-ology 101; The "Drop"

There are a lot of terms associated with suiting that aren’t so straightforward. While you can become an expert in the super 100s and distinguish between half and full canvas suits, at The Groomsman Suit we believe that...

Destination Wedding: Groom Style

A few weeks ago we were dreaming about white winter wonderland weddings, but now we’d rather be on a white sand beach celebrating love in the sun. Thankfully, destination wedding season has arrived and if you’re not off...

What wedding planners have to say about TGS

Not only do we adore each and every guy we outfit, we love the wedding planners that have shared us with their precious couples. We know how much couples trust their planners to refer them to the best...

An Interview With a Serial Groomsman

What really goes into being a groomsman and how do they feel when it comes to being asked to rent a tuxedo? We asked Mohammed, a handsome bachelor and 10-time groomsman, to tell us about his experience and...

Sales & Suiting = Buyer Beware!

When shopping for suiting, the sales and discounts many brands offer can get really outrageous. Sorting through promotions like 50% Off a Designer Label, Buy One Get One, and the infamous Buy One Get Three Free are overwhelming. Many seem too good to...

A Look Back at 2016; The First Year of TGS

It’s truly a dream to be able to even write this post. This time last year, The Groomsman Suit was just coming into form and its launch was still to be decided. As they have time after time...

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TGS Tuxedos + Harvard = Hollidazzle!

This December, TGS was a proud sponsor of Harvard Business School’s annual holiday black tie event, Holidazzle! HBS students are some of the hardest working people around and being students, it’s difficult to find the time and money to spend...

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TGS Brings Black Tie to Bing!

This September, The Groomsman Suit had the incredible opportunity to visit the Microsoft’s Times Square office and get the Bing Ads team outfitted for their first Bing Agency awards. Located in the heart of Manhattan, Jeanne and Diana...

THE DEBATE: Should you rent or buy a tuxedo?

The holidays are quickly approaching and so is another year of you asking yourself, “Should I rent or should I buy?” It used to be pretty easy question to answer. After asking yourself, “Do I have an extra...

DA LUXE gives The Groomsman Suit 2 thumbs up!

"Every guy thinks “black” for nuptials, but a blue tux or equivalent gets you major styling cred without showing up the groom – or, hey, maybe he wears one too.  That’s why our money’s on this spunky, funky new company, and yours should be too."

Wedding Fashion Disaster: Online Custom Suits

We are HUGE fans of a great fitting suit and love helping our guys understand the key elements of a perfect fit. We do NOT believe that the only way for a guy to look sharp in a suit is...

The Groomsman Suit featured in Ruffled Wedding Blog

Since our start, the wedding industry has give us the most amazing welcome. We are so grateful to the countless wedding planners across the country who have requested our suits and tuxedos to show their couples or to...

TRUE Model Blog: An Exclusive Interview With The Groomsman Suit

This summer, TGS had the great fortune to organize a photo shoot with TRUE Model Management and four of their amazing guys, Gavin, Alex, Dan and Sotiris. We could not have been happier with the outcome and had...

Key Pieces To Your Tuxedo Style

Wearing a tuxedo soon? Make sure you have these items: Tuxedo Shirt - Whether the front is plain or pleated, go with French cuffs and swap studs for buttons. Cummerbund or Suspenders - You don't have to wear...

TGS Customer Review -Julia & Kenny (May 7th Miami Wedding)

"We received so many compliments from our wedding guests about these suits, and several guests have already ordered from TGS for other weddings that they are in."

Fall Trends in Men's Wedding Attire

As seasons transition, bold colors are emerging from the pastel pallet of the summer. Plum, tangerine and deep brighter blues add a pop of color against the gray and blue suiting options trending in men’s wedding attire. Some...

The Groomsman Suit is a FedEx Top 100 Finalist

On June 20th, we were notified that The Groomsman Suit had been selected as a Top 100 Finalist in FedEx’s Small Business Grant Contest. We are beyond grateful and excited to have the opportunity to continue on with...

The Groomsman Suit Exceeds Kickstarter Campaign Goal

Thanks to the support of 47 backers, we successfully completed our Kickstarter campaign and exceeded our funding goal by 50% selling almost 60 suits in our first 30 days. All funds raised will go towards fulfilling our pledgers’...

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The Big Fake Wedding NYC on April 12th at Chelsea Piers

TGS is thrilled to have been selected for The Big Fake Wedding’s upcoming April celebration. We could not think of a better way to make a splash in New York’s wedding scene! This creative and fun alternative bridal...

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Once Upon a Bride Productions on April 3rd in Dallas, TX

Engaged Texan couples, TGS is excited to provide suits for the runway show at this upcoming event in Dallas. While we won’t be there in person, you can check out our suits first hand during the fashion shows...

We have officially launched on KickStarter!

NEW YORK, Feb. 18, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- With so much careful thought put into every detail of a wedding, why is it that the only options for suiting a wedding party come down to black or gray, rent or...