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Try posting here (and note the guidance on proper photographs at the beginning):  http://www.styleforum.net/t/265924/the-tailors-thread-fit-feedback-and-alteration-suggestions/4500_50#post_6933032
I would not wear the suit you linked to a wedding (or at all, if I'm honest).   What else do you have available (i.e. the stuff that needs alterations)?     A navy suit is a classic for a more casual wedding.  This thread may help: http://www.styleforum.net/t/329568/official-wedding-attire-question-answer-picture-thread/0_50
Don't get hung up on supers numbers.   Weight and weave are some of the main considerations for whether it will wear hot.
Personally, I don't like wide knit ties with a conventional diagonal end.  A knit tie should be narrower, with a square-cut end. E.g.: http://www.drakes.com/online-shop/ties/knitted/finest-silk-solid-colour-knitted-tie-718 If I wanted a conventional looking tie with a texture similar to a knit I would opt for grenadine garza grossa (of which David, of Sam Hober, although far too modest to say could supply you with an outstanding version made to your exact...
I'd add that knit ties are normally narrower than ordinary ties.  I find knit ties that have the same width as ordinary ties (say 3.5") a bit odd to be honest.  So the lapel / tie width approximation doesn't hold in this context.   I noticed in another thread you were doing an internship.  If that's in a conservative environment, I wouldn't wear a knit tie.
+1 +1 Then you have poor taste.  GBR QED.
Serious response:  a pinstriped peaked-lapel suit is not versatile.  It is also very distinctive, so repetition will be more likely to be noted.
Yes.  It will add at least 1'.
Outstanding thread, can't believe I missed it.  Make no apology for bumping it.   Some very strong competition, but for me it was Pingson followed by Stitches.
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