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Glamorous San Diego City Wedding

The Real Thing

  July 9, 2018

San diego glamorous wedding at the us grant hotel bride strapless ball gown with a tulle skirt and sweetheart neckline and a crystal belt with a long veil and groom white tuxedo jacket with a black shawl and black pants with a black bow tie and white floral boutonniere holding hands and walking smiling

Venue + Catering: US Grant Hotel
Event Coordinator + Design: Lavish Weddings
Photography: True Photography
Menswear Style: Groom- White with Black Shawl Lapel Tuxedo with black pants and a black bow tie. Groomsmen- Black Michael Kors Tuxedo with black bow ties

Romantic Minimalism Black & White Wedding

Inspirational Photo Shoot

  June 15, 2018

Santa barbara outdoor black tie wedding at kestrel park bride simple form fitting gown with a high neckline and short sleeves and groom black peak lapel tuxedo and a white dress shirt with a long black skinny tie and green floral boutonniere walking and holding hands bride holding white and green floral bridal bouquet

Venue: Kestrel Park
Event Design, Coordination + Vintage Rentals: My Lovely Events
Photography: Kristen Beinke Photography
Menswear Style: Black Peak Lapel Tuxedo with a long black skinny tie


Classic Wedding Design in a Vineyard Setting

The Real Thing

  June 4, 2018

Temecula outdoor wedding at ponte winery groom black notch lapel tuxedo with white dress shirt and black bow tie with white floral boutonniere with groomsmen black tuxedos with black bow ties and floral boutonnieres

Venue: Ponte Winery
Photography: Analisa Joy Photography
Menswear Style: Black Peak Lapel Tuxedo with a black bow tie

Colorful Italian Villa Inspired Wedding

Inspirational Photo Shoot

  May 23, 2018

Temecula outdoor wedding at mount palomar bride strapless ball gown with tulle skirt and sweetheart neckline with lace and beading detail with groom navy blue shawl lapel tuxedo with matching vest and white dress shirt with black bow tie and white floral boutonniere holding hands and bride holding white and green floral bridal bouquet

Venue: Mount Palomar Winery
Event Planning + Coordination: Tala Events
Photography: Three16 Photography
Menswear Style: Navy Shawl Lapel Tuxedo with a black bow tie


2018 Royal Wedding Fashion

Events

  May 21, 2018

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If you’re curious about the fashion at Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s wedding, you’ve come to the right place. We’ve collected some of the best images from the Royal Wedding as well as given some menswear explanations about what people wore and how things work at such a traditional event.

Is Green the Wedding Color of the Year?

Inspirational Photo Shoot

  May 14, 2018

Orange county gold wedding at the speakeasy on state bride mermaid style strapless gown with lace detail and a sweetheart neckline with a crystal headpiece and groom black notch lapel tuxedo with a matching vest and white dress shirt with a dark green emerald bow tie and white floral boutonniere sitting on green vintage chairs holding hands

Venue: Speakeasy on State
Event Planning + Design: Forever Taeken Weddings and Events
Photography: Faria Munmun Photography
Menswear Style: Black Notch Lapel Tuxedo by Michael Kors with a dark green bow tie


Prom 2018 Suit & Tuxedo Trends

Tips and Trends

  May 9, 2018

Orange county prom shoot at the richard nixon library guys standing by wall cobalt blue suit and burgundy suit and black velvet tuxedo and charcoal grey tuxedo and light grey tuxedo

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.

Great Gatsby Styled Wedding at the Ebell

The Real Thing

  May 2, 2018

Ebell of long beach outdoor wedding bride form fitting silk gown with a crystal belt and thin spaghetti straps with a sweetheart neckline and crystal belt with a long veil and groom black notch lapel tuxedo with a white dress shirt and matching vest with a black bow tie and white pocket square with a white floral boutonniere holding hands during ceremony

Venue: Ebell of Long Beach
Event Coordination + Florals: Desiree Carol Special Events
Photography + Videography: Figlewicz Photography
Menswear Style: Black Shawl Lapel Tuxedo with a black bow tie


Elegant French Country Wedding Style

Inspirational Photo Shoot

  April 25, 2018

Los angeles outdoor wedding at brookview ranch bride form fitting mermaid style gown with short sleeves and lace detail with lace design on back and high neckline with groom black notch lapel tuxedo by michael kors with a matching vest and white dress shirt with a black bow tie sitting on vintage couch with chairs and table decor

Venue: Brookview Ranch
Event Planning + Coordination: Velvet Alley Events
Design: Inspired Event Design
Photography: Rebecca Theresa Photography
Menswear Style: Black Notch Lapel Tuxedo by Michael Kors with a black bow tie

Classic Garden Wedding with Gold Accents

The Real Thing

  April 6, 2018

Orange county outdoor wedding shoot at the richard nixon library bride form fitting strapless gown with lace detail and sweeetheart neckline with groom black notch lapel tuxedo with white dresss shirt and long black skinny tie and white floral boutonniere with grey pocket square with bridesmaids long blush pink dresses and groomsmen black tuxedos with long black skinny ties

Venue: Richard Nixon Library
Photography: Three16 Photography
Menswear Style:Black Notch Lapel Tuxedo by Michael Kors with a long black skinny tie


Clear Tented Wedding at the Avalon Palm Springs

Inspirational Photo Shoot

  March 26, 2018

Palm springs outdoor glamorous wedding shoot at the avalon hotel bride a line gown with lace illusion neckline with open back illusion design and groom black notch lapel tuxedo with matching vest and white dress shirt with black bow tie and white pocket square sitting at table

Venue: Avalon Palm Springs
Event Styling + Design: Alex Fingerlin for Michelle Garibay Events
Photography: Raelene Schulmeister Photography
Menswear Style: Black Framed Notch Lapel Tuxedo with a black bow tie

Italian Villa with Grecian Style Wedding at the Four Seasons

Inspirational Photo Shoot

  March 14, 2018

Los angeles outdoor wedding shoot at the four seasons bride form fitting gown with lace detail on the front with a plunging neckline and open back design with groom black shawl lapel tuxedo with a white dress shirt and black and white dot bow tie with a white floral boutonniere walking and holding hands

Venue: Four Seasons Los Angeles
Event Planner + Design: Hylah White Special Events
Photography: Koman Photography
Menswear Style: Black Shawl Lapel Tuxedo with a black and white polka dot bow tie


2018 Academy Awards Best Dressed Men

Events, Tips and Trends

  March 5, 2018

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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!

Black, White and Green Minimalist Wedding

Inspirational Photo Shoot

  March 2, 2018

Downtown los angeles wedding shoot at fd photo studio bride form fitting simple gown with a high halter neckline and groom black notch lapel tuxedo by michael kors with a white dress shirt and black bow tie hugging and smiling with greenery decor

Venue: FD Photo Studio
Event Planning + Design: An Enlightened Event
Photography: Angelica Marie Photography
Menswear Style: Black Notch Lapel Tuxedo by Michael Kors with a black bow tie


Black Tie Garden Inspired Wedding

Inspirational Photo Shoot

  February 20, 2018

Rancho las lomas outdoor wedding shoot bride strapless tulle ballgown with beaded bodice and sweetheart neckline with long lace detail veil and groom black notch lapel tuxedo with white dress shirt and black bow tie with bright pink floral boutonniere bride holding bright pink floral bridal bouquet standing by table

Venue: Rancho Las Lomas
Design + Coordination: Michelle Garibay Events
Photography: Chloe Atnip Photography
Menswear Style: Black Notch Lapel Tuxedo by Michael Kors with a black bow tie

Romantic Palos Verdes Wedding

The Real Thing

  February 2, 2018

Summer outdoor wedding at south coast botanic gardens bride mermaid style gown with lace detail and sweetheart neckline with crystal belt and groom black suit with matching vest with white dress shirt and black bow tie with white floral boutonniere standing during ceremony

Ceremony Venue: Wayfarers Chapel
Reception Venue: South Coast Botanic Garden
Photography: Figlewicz Photography
Menswear Style: Black Notch Lapel Suit with a black bow tie


2018 Grammys Best Dressed Men

Events, News

  January 29, 2018

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The 2018 Grammys brought us velvet tuxedos like we have never seen before! We love the new velvet trend and how Common, Big Sean and Ne-yo added velvet to their menswear. Click thru to see all the celebrities on the red carpet…

2018 SAG Awards Best Dressed Men

Events, News

  January 22, 2018

24th Screen Actors Guild Awards – Arrivals – Los Angeles, California, U.S., 21/01/2018 – Actors Ryan Michelle Bathe and Sterling K. Brown. REUTERS/Monica Almeida

The 2018 SAG Awards were a night of many black tuxedos as well as navy and blue tuxedos. We’ve recapped the styles from James Franco to Jason Winston George to Caleb Mclaughlin, check out all the coolest celebrity tuxedo looks of 2018.


Dramatic Luxe Wedding at the Estate on Second

The Real Thing

  December 29, 2017

Orange county wedding at the estate on second bride lace ball gown with long sleeves and high neckline with crystal hair piece and groom black tuxedo with white dress shirt and black bow tie with white pocket square with bridesmaids mix and matched dresses with groomsmen black tuxedos with white shirts and black bow ties walking bride holding pink and red floral bridal bouquet

Venue: The Estate on Second
Event Planning + Design: All in the Detail Design
Photography: Lauren Scotti Photographer
Menswear Style:Black Shawl Lapel Tuxedo with a black bow tie

Posh Jewel Tones Wedding at the Fig House LA

Inspirational Photo Shoot

  December 18, 2017

Los angeles glamorous wedding shoot at the fig house bride form fitting light blue beaded gown with thin halter straps and leg slit with groom burgundy tuxedo coat with black tuxedo pants and white dress shirt with burgundy bow tie with bridesmaids long gold dresses and groom black notch lapel tuxedos with black bow ties standing and holding drinks

Venue: Fighouse LA
Coordination + Design: ROQUE Events
Photography: Brian Leahy Photography
Menswear Style: Groom wore our Burgundy Shawl Lapel Tuxedo with black pants and burgundy bow tie and Groomsmen wore our Black Notch Lapel Tuxedos with a black bow tie