You’re right. You should be able to pick out your own wedding tux instead of having your bride-to-be tell you what you’re going to wear. … Tell her that you are going to go look at tuxes and decide what you like.
Does the bride pick out the groom’s tux?
“The bride should be with the groom to select his tuxedo style and groomsmen styles. Unless of course, the tuxedo will be a surprise for the bride. In that case, the groom should include someone with whom he values their opinion.”
Does the groom have to match the groomsmen?
As the groom, there’s no hard and fast rule that says you have to have to perfectly match the rest of the guys. In fact, more and more grooms are choosing to differentiate themselves by wearing contrast jacket and trousers. For example, you may want to wear a patterned suit, while your groomsmen wear plain suits.
Is it bad luck to see the grooms suit?
Hiding away from their groom until they hit that infamous aisle. But why? It’s bad luck, it’s not to be done, it’s frowned upon.
Do groomsmen pay for their own suits?
Whether the groom and his groomsmen are buying new tuxedos or suits or renting for the occasion, his family is traditionally responsible for paying for that outfit (Note: In many modern weddings the groomsmen pay for their own outfits.)
When should grooms order suits?
One Month Before: Order the Groom Suit
Each order is delivered two weeks before your wedding—plenty of time for the groom and groomsmen to try on their suits and ensure everything is right and ready to go before your big day.
How much money should the groom’s parents give?
Parents of the bride and groom collectively contribute about $19,000 to the wedding, or about two-thirds of the total cost, according to WeddingWire. The bride’s parents give an average $12,000, and the groom’s, $7,000.
What color should the groom’s tie be?
We’ve seen the groom wear a tie in the main wedding color while the groomsmen wear an accent color. Or, for a more traditional look, the groom can wear a neutral color tie (black, white or ivory) while the groomsmen wear a tie that matches the wedding color. For an ombre look, put everyone in a different color tie.
What color should the groom wear if the bride is wearing ivory?
Wearing a black tuxedo while the bride wears an ivory dress makes the color of the dress stand out instead of clashing against an ivory tuxedo. Choose either an ivory shirt or a white shirt with an ivory tie. According to Weddings Galore, the groom does not need to wear an ivory-colored shirt.