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Black-Tie Wedding Guest Attire? Suited for Style - Q & A

Black-Tie Wedding Guest Attire? Suited for Style - Q & A

QUESTION: I'm attending a wedding that where the attire is indicated as Black-Tie.  I am curious if there's any way around wearing a tuxedo?  Could I wear a suit?  I'm trying to avoid getting that dressed up, or renting/purchasing a tuxedo but will do...

Courtney's Style Column - The Groomsman Suit
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Courtney Arrington-Baldwin, Stylist & Author
Short Suits for Weddings? Suited for Style - Q & A

Short Suits for Weddings? Suited for Style - Q & A

QUESTION: Hi TGS! I am a huge fan of Lebron James and his style.  Last year, he wore  a shorts suit during the NBA finals that got mixed reviews but I thought it was a pretty cool look! ...

Courtney's Style Column - The Groomsman Suit
Suited for Style
Courtney Arrington-Baldwin, Stylist & Author
Planning an LGBTQIA Wedding? Here’s how to incorporate PRIDE into your wedding day!
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Planning an LGBTQIA Wedding? Here’s how to incorporate PRIDE into your wedding day!

Happy Pride Month, everyone!  How exciting is it to live in a time where we can celebrate marriage equality and LOVE in all forms.  Even though we still have a long way to go, we have definitely made...

How to Incorporate 2020 Fashion Week Spring Trends in Your Wedding Style
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How to Incorporate 2020 Fashion Week Spring Trends in Your Wedding Style

Traditionally fashion weeks around the globe show us what’s hot for the upcoming seasons.  Ranging from colors to a dramatic change in silhouettes, the runway becomes the roadmap for brands to let the fashion industry and the general...

Retail Startup, The Groomsman Suit, Wins Ernst & Young Midwest Entrepreneur of The Year
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Retail Startup, The Groomsman Suit, Wins Ernst & Young Midwest Entrepreneur of The Year

The Groomsman Suit co-founders, Diana Ganz and Jeanne Foley have been named EY Entrepreneur Of the Year 2019 Midwest Award recipients. The award recognizes entrepreneurs who are excelling in areas such as innovation, financial performance and personal commitment...

Types of shoes to wear with a tuxedo!
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Types of shoes to wear with a tuxedo!

IF THE SHOE FITS – DIFFERENT TYPES OF TUXEDO SHOES If you have landed on this article chances are that you are either planning or participating in a black-tie wedding!  Typically for black-tie events, men’s etiquette requires that...

Midwest LGBTQ+ Wedding Giveaway June 2019
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Midwest LGBTQ+ Wedding Giveaway June 2019

It’s June and in honor of pride month we couldn’t be more excited to partner with some of the best wedding vendors in the Midwest for the Midwestern Pride Wedding Giveaway. One lucky LGTBQ+ couple will win the...

Men's Jewelry for the Wedding Day? Suited for Style - Q & A
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Men's Jewelry for the Wedding Day? Suited for Style - Q & A

QUESTION:  I am a big fan of jewelry.  I love bracelets, watches and rings, etc.   Do I need to lose them for my wedding day?  Or is there a way to still wear them in a classy way?...

Courtney's Style Column - The Groomsman Suit
Suited for Style
Courtney Arrington-Baldwin, Stylist & Author
No tie for the wedding day? Suited for Style - Q & A
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No tie for the wedding day? Suited for Style - Q & A

QUESTION: I don't really like wearing ties, neckties or bow ties, and I don't plan on wearing one for my upcoming wedding.  I don't want my groomsman to wear ties either.  Will this look be acceptable for the wedding day?...

Courtney's Style Column - The Groomsman Suit
Suited for Style
Courtney Arrington-Baldwin, Stylist & Author
Charcoal Gray: 2019’s Most Versatile Wedding Color
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Charcoal Gray: 2019’s Most Versatile Wedding Color

For the last several years, navy blue has been the shining star for wedding suits and tuxedos.  While not a new color, it reached its height of popularity when Ryan Reynolds wore a navy jacquard tuxedo (custom made...

Why Home Trials Are The Best Wedding Planning Resources
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Why Home Trials Are The Best Wedding Planning Resources

Customarily, weddings can be very expensive and often take some time to save up for.  As your wedding approaches, you are likely to feel like you are bleeding money as you consider all of the small details to...

Wedding Day Prep Tips for Grooms
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Wedding Day Prep Tips for Grooms

On your wedding day, looking good is only half the battle. You’ve got to feel good too. This is one of the biggest days of your life and all eyes are on you. Nervousness isn’t a foreign feeling to...

The Ultimate Wedding Day Packing List
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The Ultimate Wedding Day Packing List

Your big day is here and you’re marrying your best friend. You’re nervous. You’re excited. It’s a day so filled with suspense and energy that it’s easy to forget the wedding essentials you need to look and feel...

Options for Groomsmaid Styling Suited for Style - Q & A
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Options for Groomsmaid Styling Suited for Style - Q & A

QUESTION:Hi TGS! My wedding is planned for this October 20th in Addison, Vermont.  I have selected the Brilliant Blue suiting for my five groomsmen and I am very excited about how this will look with our rustic lakeside...

Courtney's Style Column - The Groomsman Suit
Suited for Style
Courtney Arrington-Baldwin, Stylist & Author