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Archive | July, 2013

Q&A: Are These Shoes Too Casual for My Wedding?

Q: I’m not the most stylish person. I want to look good while remaining comfortable on my wedding day, which will be outdoors in Charleston, SC. I’ll be wearing a light grey, two-button suit, white point collar dress shirt, and a yellow and white striped tie. I got some awesome yellow and gray argyle socks […]

Versus: Armie Hammer vs Johnny Depp

The Lone Ranger co-stars are nearly polar opposites in their suits for a red carpet event. Both looks could work for a groom, but which guy had the best style? Armie Hammer chose a bright, red suit with a slim fit. Since the color is a shock, he wisely paired it with a neutral, brown […]

Q&A: Should I Cuff My Suit?

Q: I’m having trouble deciding how I should alter my suit for the big day. My bride and I are having an August outdoor wedding in Michigan, and the wedding party will all be wearing seersucker suits with white bucs. The suit pants are flat front, and it’s a more tailored seersucker. My gut is telling […]

From Runway to Wedding Day

Determined to wear a black tux. Take a cue from the Louis Vuitton Spring 2014 runway, and add metallic shoes to the equation. Whether you’re going for a slim fit, roomier pants, or a cropped leg, it’s worth giving the trend a try. And on that note, I’ve started a new pin board called From […]

Well-Groomed Engagement: He’s Come Undone

This groom’s undone tie is sure to standout among the engagement shoot crowd. Photog Omar Carter’s  back to share this guy’s minimalistic look, which is accented by a green and white seersucker tie. The black and white ensemble is topped with narrow suspenders and gets an injection of style from brown shoes. Thanks for the submission, […]

Featured: A Northwoods Wedding

Turns out brides are in the mood for a little advice on how to dress their grooms. Jenna of A Northwoods Wedding, and a fellow Minnesotan, invited me to give her readers a few tips and trends that are just right for the guys. I’m talking about why I like being a groom stylist, three […]

Well-Groomed Groom: Blue Checks, Red Stripes

This groom’s red, white, and blue look is a great way to show your patriotic pride without going overboard with the 4th of July theme. A light suit gets a few dashes of color with a blue checkered tie and red suspenders. Here’s to spending time on the lake, BBQ’ing, and hanging with family. Have […]

Well-Groomed Engagement: Patriotic Patterns

This conservative groom works red, white, and blue for his Texas engagement session. Navy pants and a gingham shirt gets a southern infusion with cowboy boots for Lee’s first look. His second look pairs a red, white, and blue madras shirt with red pants that coordinate with his fiance Deb’s dress. Thanks for sharing your […]