(Closed) FI wants to wear a different suit than his GM…thoughts?

posted 6 years ago in Grooms/men
  • poll: How would it look with the groom in a different suit?
    It would li fine, he needs to stand out : (41 votes)
    95 %
    It would look out of place : (2 votes)
    5 %
    Other : (0 votes)
  • Post # 3
    3671 posts
    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: March 2011

    I don’t think it’s a problem, especially if that’s what he wants to wear.  But I’ll add that my husband and our bridal party all wore suits they owned so they were all different anyway and I thought it looked great. 

    Post # 4
    5075 posts
    Bee Keeper
    • Wedding: October 2012

    That’s a great suit!  I think it would look fine

    Post # 6
    4520 posts
    Honey bee
    • Wedding: September 2010

    I think that would look good! The suit he likes isn’t so different from what the GMs will be wearing that it will look weird. It’s just different enough that he’ll stand out, and why shouldn’t he? He’s the groom! 🙂

    Post # 7
    7902 posts
    Bumble Beekeeper
    • Wedding: March 2012 - Pelican Grand Beach Resort

    The suit should just have a similar shape and cut, but the color can be different.  I think it would be weird if the suits were totally different. So I think you’re fine if by “Italian” you’re talking about the pinstripes. When I think of an Italian suit, I think of a slim cut, flat front, narrow lapel suit, so I’m kind of confused.

    Post # 8
    502 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: June 2013

    As long as the cut/style of the suit are the same I think it will look good. And as long as you like it. haha.


    Post # 8
    14496 posts
    Honey Beekeeper
    • Wedding: June 2011

    I can’t see the picture, but I think it’s fine if he wnats a slightly different suit.  I mean, our wedding gowns look nothing like our BM’s dresses, why should he have to wear the same suit with just a different vest/tie…

    Post # 10
    151 posts
    Blushing bee
    • Wedding: October 2013

    I can’t for the life of me figure out why that would be a problem. I don’t suppose you’re wearing a Bridesmaid dress?

    Post # 11
    1932 posts
    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: June 2008

    It’s great! We had my husband in a suit, and his Groomsmen in just suit pants, shirt and suspenders. We wanted him to stand out 🙂 I thought it looked great. 

    Post # 12
    672 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: September 2013

    I like the idea but then again our entire wedding party is going to be mismatched so I’m partial to the idea.

    It’d be nice for him to stand out and that suit is super sharp.

    Post # 14
    3569 posts
    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: April 2013

    It looks like a nice suit. I think its fine if he wants to stand out.

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