Yasu what a lovely DB dinner suit. Thanks mainly to you and another friend from this forum that made me look into DB from Gianni Volpe I may be ordering my first DB suit next autumn (flannel chalkstripe) ...
interesting inlustration of 1940 and 1950 ties
IMHO and historically, dove grey is the more appropriate colour for the groom. Buff, baby blue and other colours were and are usually worn by the wedding guests or by all attendees in other occasions such as racing etc. (in a morning attire context).
I believe it was early in this thread or in the PC AV thread where someone exposed how Orazio Luciano has been also accused by sarto of Fraudulent behaviours and how Orazio do not even want to hear the name of the guy again. Having been pestered first hand by emails and PM from Sarto (in his previous incarnations) accusing everyone of similar fraudulent behaviours against him, I am an easier believer