Tips and Trends

A Modern Guide to the Boutonnière

Tips and Trends

  June 22, 2018


A boutonnière can be an important part of your menswear look since it can be styled so many ways. Traditionally boutonnières are made of flowers but other materials can also be combined for a more unique look. Check out lots of different boutonnière ideas for your wedding or prom style in this blog and learn where to place them on your lapel!

Prom 2018 Suit & Tuxedo Trends

Tips and Trends

  May 9, 2018

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Not sure what to wear to prom? You’re not alone and we are here to help! Check out our prom shoot where we have styled all different looks from burgundy to blue suits with floral ties, to modern tuxedo styles with cool bow ties, there is something for everyone.

2018 Academy Awards Best Dressed Men

Events, Tips and Trends

  March 5, 2018


And just like that, award season comes to an end! Last night was the 90th Academy Awards ceremony, the biggest of the big, and the night where we wrap up the best in movies for the entire year. As this award season comes to an end, I think we can all agree on the biggest trend seen on the red carpet for 2018…VELVET!

2017 Academy Awards Best Dressed Men

News, Tips and Trends

  February 27, 2017

2017 academy awards best dressed men

Who were the best dressed male celebrities for the 2017 Oscars? We’ve recapped the entire night which included Ryan Gossling in a ruffled shirt, Pharrell in a steampunk inspired-look and Chris Evans looking sharp in a bright blue tuxedo, just to name a few.

2017 Celebrity Tuxedo Fashion from the Golden Globes

News, Tips and Trends

  January 9, 2017

Red Carpet Celebrity Tuxedo fashion

The 2017 Golden Globes gave us celebrity style inspiration from Ryan Gossling in a white dinner jacket to Justin Timberlake in contrasting grey and black tuxedo to our favorite, Evan Rachael Wood, sporting a chic black women’s tuxedo.

2016 Celebrity Weddings

News, Tips and Trends

  August 3, 2016

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Honestly, where can you find better wedding inspiration than from celebrity nuptials? The budgets are endless and they’ve certainly hired the best vendors available so we love recapping celebrity weddings and noting the details that make their events so amazing!

2016 Tony Awards Best Dressed Men

News, Tips and Trends

  June 14, 2016

2016 Tony Awards brandon dixon bright blue tuxedo with black lapels and white dress shirt with a black bow tie and matching pocket square on the red carpet

The 2016 Tony Awards menswear theme was: wear a navy tuxedo or wear nothing at all! Just kidding, there were a few celebrities in black, white or burgundy tuxedos but blue ruled the night, check out our full post on the best dressed men of the red carpet and awards show.

2016 Prom Style Trends for Guys + Girls

Tips and Trends

  April 1, 2016

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A big part of planning for prom is getting your outfit right. So from hair to accessories we have rounded up the coolest prom looks of 2016 for both guys and girls.

Prom Planning Checklist for Guys

Tips and Trends

  March 18, 2016

Prom Fashion show with grey suits and coral dresses, 2016 prom trends

Be the perfect date and have a night to remember with our prom timeline. Plus read up on our 2016 Prom Style Trends and start to plan a look that could land you on the “best dressed” list…

2016 Academy Awards Menswear

News, Tips and Trends

  February 29, 2016

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At this year’s 88th Academy Awards, there were plenty of Hollywood’s finest actors keeping it classic in their black tuxedos but we also saw a lot of fun looks…

Quinceañera Designer Label Theme

Tips and Trends

  February 26, 2016

Chanel Theme Quinceanera Cupcakes

Plan a fashionista style Quinceañera using inspiration from your favorite brand! Some popular ones are Tiffany & Co, Chanel, and Victoria’s Secret…

2016 Grammys Menswear

News, Tips and Trends

  February 17, 2016

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The Grammys might not provide inspiration for wedding attire (well, maybe it will?) but they can definitely give you ideas about how to dress for a cool party or a night on the town. Here is our recap of the most interesting Menswear of the 2016 Grammys.

2016 SAG Awards Menswear

News, Tips and Trends

  February 3, 2016

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Our second 2016 event with major celebrity red carpet style– The SAG Awards! Blue was the most popular style for the actors with some classic black looks mixed in…

2016 Golden Globes Menswear

News, Tips and Trends

  January 12, 2016


Our recap, notes and tips about the best menswear at the 2016 Golden Globes Red Carpet.

Celebrity Weddings of 2015

News, Tips and Trends

  December 30, 2015

Sofia Vergara and Joe Manganiello Wedding in Florida

2015 brought some stand out Celebrity Weddings– from silver screen royalty, Sofia Vergara and Joe Manganiello, to reality starlet Whitney Port and Tim Rosenman, to Mr. Ridiculousness Rob Dyrdek and Bryiana Noelle Flores and many more. Here’s how you can get their wedding look for your big day!

Guide to Different Types of Tuxedos

Tips and Trends

  November 11, 2015

Different Colored Tuxedos in Charcoal, Burgundy, Navy, and Ivory

There are several different types of tuxedos, each originally intended for a different event. When should you wear a black tuxedo vs. a white dinner jacket? What about burgundy and navy tuxedos? Read on to learn about all the different details and styles of tuxedos to choose from.

Unique Boutonnière Ideas

Tips and Trends

  October 5, 2015

Whimsical Circus Theme Boutonniere

Boutonnières are an extra accessory that can help bring a theme full circle and make a man’s suit or tuxedo look perfectly styled. We have included lots of boutonnière ideas from traditional flowers to feathers, paper, golf tees, photos and more!

2015 Emmy Awards Fashion

News, Tips and Trends

  September 22, 2015

2015 Emmy Awards Red Carpet Best Dressed Men

Our fashion recap of the 2015 Emmys, who wore what and who wore it best. Plus we’ve shown how you can get the celebrity red carpet look using our style gallery!

The Ombré Trend

Tips and Trends

  September 16, 2015

Carondelet House Wedding Ceremony Pink Ombre Aisle

Ombré has been a fun and pretty wedding trend that is used in a number of ways. Flowers are an easy way to incorporate multiple shades of a color in decor and in this blog we have outlined many other ways to design an ombré wedding.

2015 Ceremony Magazine Menswear Shoot

Inspirational Photo Shoot, Tips and Trends

  August 17, 2015

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Publication: Ceremony Magazine
Photography: Dapper Images
Venue: Balboa Bay Resort in Newport Beach
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