(Closed) Is it ok to do groom/GMs in tuxes, dads in dark suits?

posted 6 years ago in Grooms/men
Post # 3
908 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: May 2013

I think it is absolutely okay. And I think if you’re really worried about your dad’s clashing, get them each a tie, not matching but coordinating — and in your wedding colors, as your gift to them, and make sure they each get a new white shirt. 

That would look nice, be low stress, and still let everyone be themselves. 

Post # 5
14494 posts
Honey Beekeeper
  • Wedding: June 2011

I have seen it done many times like that so I know it will look fine.  I don’t see why your dad should have to wear a tux and match the bridal party, I think that nice black suits look very appropriate with tuxes.  

Post # 6
46607 posts
Honey Beekeeper
  • Wedding: November 1999

Totally appropriate.

Post # 9
257 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: November 2012

my dad, step dad and FI’s dad are all wearing dark grey suits. Groom/BM and groomsmen will all be in tuxes. i think its totally fine!!

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