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How to prepare for your wedding consultation

It can be daunting when you are first walking in our doors to plan for your wedding day. We’ve put together a few points to help make your consultation with our team fun and successful. 1) Ladies First We believe that is it also the grooms day too. But in the case of choosing suit styles, ladies come first! Having the bride's and the bridesmaid dresses selected makes it easier to select the groomsmen’s outfit so we can create a cohesive look.  2) Book an Appointment Our staff is trained to help you choose styles that best fit your wedding style. Although walk-in's are welcome we recommend to book an appoint to allow our team to better help you.   You can book your...

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Menswear Glossary: Tuxedos & Suits

When you are searching for your suits and tuxedos, it can be overwhelming. To get you started we've put together the most frequently used terms.   Jacket Terms Top Collar – The part of the collar that runs along the back of the neck. The top collar meets the lapel at the gorge. Most top collars are “self” – the same material as the coat.   Notch Lapel – A notch is cut out between the top collar and the lapel.   Peak Lapel – The top of the lapel is pointed sharply upward and outward.   Shawl Lapel– There is no change from the collar to the lapel, it is a rounding continuation of the collar.   Gorge – Where the lapels start...

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How to Prepare for your Wedding Day

Ring?  Check. Proposal?  Check. She said yes?  Excellent. Now that the ring and proposal are out of the way, here are some tips as you get ready for your wedding day.     Save the shave. Try not to shave the day before your wedding. Shave right before you plan to get dressed for the ceremony. You’ll be soft and smooth for your bride. Sorry to burst your bubble, but prickling her with stubble is asking for trouble!   Breath mints. Keep some in your pocket and you’ll have fresh breath all day long!   Balance. On the day of your wedding, eat a hearty breakfast and try to relax.   Be your best self. Don’t smoke or drink alcohol before you go pick...

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