(Closed) Grooms outfit (poll)

posted 4 years ago in Dress
  • poll: Tell me about his suit/tux
    He rented it : (50 votes)
    42 %
    He purchased it : (62 votes)
    53 %
    Borrowed it : (0 votes)
    Already owned : (6 votes)
    5 %
  • Post # 16
    382 posts
    Helper bee
    • Wedding: September 2016

    Fiance, Best Man, Groomsman and both our fathers are hiring their suits and we got a great deal from our local suit shop!

    1 week hire and consists of tailcoat jacket, trousers, waistcoat, shirt, neckwear, handkerchief and cufflinks. They were supposed to be £95 each which I think is about $135-140 but we got it in a promo weekend so got 10% off each suit!

    Post # 17
    969 posts
    Busy bee

    Mine is renting from Moss Bros. It’s £124 for jacket, pants, waistcoat, shirt, cravat & pocket thing (whatever it’s called).

    Post # 18
    339 posts
    Helper bee
    • Wedding: August 2016 - Galleria Marchetti

    Fiance is getting a custom tux made from Balani for about $1200 including a shirt.

    Groomsmen are renting grey tuxes from Men’s Warehouse for $210 including shoes, 2 shirts, actual tux, and some extras.

    Post # 19
    1480 posts
    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: November 2015

    Darling Husband already had black dress pants and the dress shoes that he wanted to wear, we got him a burgandy velvet jacket specifically for the wedding that was about $150. Originally, he was supposed to buy a white button up shirt for the wedding but put it off until the last minute and ended up not having time to get it. He used a shirt he had already but it didn’t have cufflink holes so we wasted $70.00 and countless months searching for the perfect pair of cufflinks >.<

    Post # 20
    6107 posts
    Bee Keeper
    • Wedding: October 2013

    My husband wore a tux so he rented it. Had he planned to wear a suit he probably would have bought it.

    Post # 21
    88 posts
    Worker bee
    • Wedding: May 2016 - Rock Island Lake Club

    We got my FH’s suit at Macy’s (Tommy Hilfiger).  $260 for jacket, pants and vest

    Post # 22
    515 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: August 2016

    Fiance is renting a tux because the one that the shop had fit him like a glove (he is super tiny and likes his clothing tight). It is 299.00 to rent, he isn’t renting the shoes or shirt so it will be a bit cheaper. 

    It’s a bridal/tux shop in my hometown so it’s nothing global.

    Post # 23
    3390 posts
    Sugar bee

    My husband, who had never owned a nice suit before, bought a custom-made suit for $1100. It looks amazing. 

    My dress was $99. Ha.

    • This reply was modified 3 years, 7 months ago by  SLOBee.
    Post # 24
    266 posts
    Helper bee
    • Wedding: February 2017

    Mine is Scottish, he already has his own family tartan kilt with black waistcoat, jacket, a sporran and all the other stuff. However he bought the standard jacket etc when he got all this 9 years ago for the first wedding we attended. So he’s getting a new kilt, a different variation of the tartan and custom fit waitcoat, jacket etc in a dark grey tweed. It’ll be about £1000

    Post # 25
    2657 posts
    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: December 2016

    Fiance hasn’t got his outfit yet, but we’re planning on purchasing it. He wants to wear pants and a vest, no jacket – but we might end up buying him the full suit anyway (it will depend on the price, although he could do with another suit). I’m guessing his whole outfit will be a few hundred dollars.

    Post # 26
    500 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: October 2016

    We will likely be renting since we aren’t doing anything out of the norm. FH has never even worn a suit before, so when will he in the future 🙂

    Post # 27
    3169 posts
    Sugar bee

    I would have liked him to have bought a beautiful evening suit but he went with the groomsmen to rent theirs and ended up renting too. He wears suits all the time so I trust his judgement (kind of…)

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