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    White Tie

    Hello everyone! I have a white tie to go to, and am looking to procure a tailcoat. I am, however, stuck trying to find a place that sells one. Could anyone point me in the right direction?
  3. ScatterBrains

    suits, 2pc, 3pc, who's who, bang for buck?

    Hey Folks, I haven't worn a suit in ooooohhhhh 20 years. I have picked up some good footwear formal shoes, but as I've started dropping some weight, with more to come off, I'm finding myself becoming more and more outgoing, and wanting to go out to the evening events...(think symphony / opera/...
  4. bunny4eva

    Drake's black silk cummerbund (size M, new without tags, made in England)

    Drake's black silk cummerbund RRP £115, Made in England Size medium 100% satin (smooth) silk Brand new without tags £60 + shipping This cummerbund was accidentally sold to me as a size small. Tried it on at home before an event and it was a bit too bit for me but unfortunately tags were already...
  5. hood44

    Christian Dior Black Suit Size 42 R

    Christian Dior Black Suit Size 42 R. The suit is in excellent condition. The pants are 32" in the waist and the inseam is 31". I will ship within one business day. These suits cost $2000 plus in the store. I am selling this suit for only $180. I will ship worldwide.
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    Dressing creatively at a formal event?

    Note that it is not a black tie event or necessarily a suit and tie event. I'll be going to the Races (Horse Races) Ladies Day, a day where young adults from around the country come to get drunk while dressed up. Some people wear a suit, some people wear a pair of jeans and a blazer, but most...
  7. clothed4thought

    Bought tuxedo, having second thoughts about price+quality

    I bought a tuxedo today in the SF bay area after going in with an intention of renting or buying one. Black Super 150s (Wool + Cashmere) Partially fused in front Shawl with side vents $800 + tax Jacket size was one size smaller than I normally wear which concerns me, but the jacket appeared to...
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    Braces for tuxedo

    Hello, I would very much appreciate your help on choosing a pair of braces to wear with a tuxedo. I am EU-based and I wouldn't want to spend too much on shipping. I have a made-to-measure navy blue tuxedo, it looks like this one, maybe a hint darker.(it is still being made, else I...
  9. sfo423

    Saks Fifth Avenue Cashmere Top Coat

    I bought this at Saks few years back and have only worn it a few times (I think I paid about $1800). Call it global warming; It does not make it out of the closet. No stains, rips, tears, blems of any kind. Specs: Navy, single breast 3 button, single vent, inner pockets, lining has a slight...
  10. blastt

    [SOLD] Neil Barrett black 100% virgin wool formal slim dress pleat pants, 50/33

    Neil Barrett black classic formal slim fit pants, amazing craftsmanship and fabric texture, 100% Virgin Wool BNW/OT, 10/10, back pockets still sealed 50 Inseam 33
  11. blastt

    Dsquared2 black formal wool pants with leather details, 48x33

    Dsquared2 black formal dress wool pants with waist adjustment and leather details, classic silhouette, 86% Lana Wool, 11% Polyamide, 3% Elastane, 100% Vera Pelle Leather for the leather details BNW/OT, 10/10, back pocket still sealed 48 Inseam 33
  12. VirgilVerne

    Men at Golden Globe Awards

    Anyone saw the broadcast and would like to make some comments? I mean I feel like even though the Hollywood Awards shows are usually infamous for some of their atrociously dressed guests the globes have definitely been improving on the standard of men's black tie.. There were tons of tight...
  13. Murlsquirl


    New SF member and not sure where to find the answer you're looking for? Have a quick question that doesn't belong in a current thread? Welcome, you found the right place. This is a weekly thread where new users can ask quick questions and get a solid answer. If a thread already exists that...
  14. MrDaniels

    Oscars 2015: State of Formal Wear

    I don't think I have ever seen so many shawl collars in my life. Not my favorite. I would say as usual Bradley Cooper carried the day.
  15. Claghorn

    Clothes and Perception

    So there was a brief discussion about why I dislike wearing suits. The long short of it is, I had to wear suits for a while due to circumstances which I disliked, so I get no pleasure from the wearing of a suit itself. Coupled with this, I spent six years in a society where people read a lot...
  16. halvorsen

    Tuxedo and Smoking, what is the difference and a quick question!

    Greetings! I wonder what the difference is between a Smoking and a Tuxedo?! Is there a difference at all? I am looking for a smoking or a tuxedo that i can wear to formal occations in the future. I found some pictures. Here is Daniel Craig in a so called "Shawl collar style" tuxedo. I really...

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