Quote: Originally Posted by bowtielover ALways a cuff, plain bottoms are too casual for a suit. That comment is the exact opposite of the truth. Cuffing the trousers of a lounge suit emerged at the turn of the last century as a semi-casual alternative to the formality of plain bottoms. That's why the trousers of a formal suit, whether morning wear, dinner jacket suit, or white tie, are always plain bottom.
5/20/09 at 8:21pm