Tuxes and Suits


The Man Registry: Planning A Couple’s Shower

by Azure

About The Man Registry Are you planning a couple’s shower? We know most guys can’t wait to hear about all of the beautiful bath towels, linens and dishware that our fiancées will bring home from wedding showers. Although we admit these are useful items, there’s a reason that men aren’t usually invited to these types of showers. But say those couple's gifts included a 24-volt cordless drill kit with 17 torque settings…now we’re talking. Think about all the...

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Featured Wedding With An Edge: Caitlin and Mitchell

by Azure

Featured wedding by Kate's Lens Photography When I was sent this rockin' featured wedding, I could not wait to show it off! I was so inspired by this free-spirited, creative couple, and the vibe they created for their low-key nuptials. Caitlin and Mitchell chose an unexpected wedding venue- the Inn at Lambertville Station- perfect for the beautiful tattooed bride and sharp-dressing groom. I can't get enough of Mitchell's funky groom attire- a sharp grey pinstriped suit and fuchsia...

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The Man Registry: 3 Hairy Issues for Grooms and How to Conquer Them

by Azure

About The Man Registry Did you know that over 5,000 pictures will be taken of you on the wedding day? FIVE THOUSAND. That means if you’re awake for 18 hours on the wedding day, there will be 277 photos taken of you per hour. Furthermore, every minute you’ll be saying cheese an average of 4.6 times per minute. The point I’m trying to make here is that you’re probably going to want to look at least halfway decent on the wedding day (your bride will want you to look 100%...

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Featured Museum Wedding: Joanna and Hebert

by Azure

Featured Wedding by Jessica Johnston Photography (via RecycledBride.com, one of our lovely guest bloggers!) Are you considering a unique wedding venue, and looking for some serious inspiration? If so, check out this stunning wedding at The Detroit Institute of Arts. Museum weddings are a chic and sophisticated way to say “I Do”, and Joanna and Hebert got it oh so right! The Detroit Institute of Arts houses a wealth of incredible modern and contemporary art; meaning Joanna and...

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The Plunge: Top Ten Rules for Taming Your Guest List

by Azure

A couple of times a month we like to let our good friends at The Plunge give you some advice for your grooms. This time, they tackle the difficult subject of how to reduce your guest list in order to save your wedding budget. Now, I don't want to discount the advice of my esteemed colleagues, but I would like to point out that simply reducing your guest list is not a magic bullet for your wedding budget woes. Over 50% of your budget has NOTHING to do with how many guests you have. So,...

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Bubbly Bride: Dispelling Wedding Rumor Of ‘Kush’ Wedding Jobs

by Azure

About Bubbly Bride Who did you ask to be your ushers at your wedding, or your reader, or possibly the greeter who hands out the programs? There are a lot of hands that go into making a wedding day run as smoothly as possible and every one is equally as important as the next. I want to squash a rumor I have been hearing around a variety of weddings. The rumor is that the jobs listed above - along with a few others - are 'cushy' jobs, or roles in your wedding that don't hold as much...

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The Man Registry: Show Some Team Spirit on the Wedding Day

by Azure

About The Man Registry Once again, one of the greatest times of the year has arrived. March Madness is here and we pity any sports fan that was dumb enough to schedule his wedding on any of the next three weekends. In fact, there are several other times of the year where weddings should be outlawed: Super Bowl Sunday, any weekend in October, during the Masters, etc. This got us to thinking, when is a safe time of the year for a sports fanatic to get married? The sad truth for...

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This Groom Lit It Up: Light Writing Proposal In The Sky!

by Azure

Have you shared your Ultimate Proposal Story for a chance at platinum bling and a getaway to Santorini? If not, get on it! Now until April 9th, we're looking for the most romantic, most creative, most extreme, all around most standout proposal, and it'll be up to America to select the best! For a little inspiration (*hint, hint, guys planning your proposals!), here's a guy who put some serious thought, time, effort and love into his proposal! With the help of a 3 million candlepower...

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Recycled Bride: Get Your Eco-Drink On At Your Wedding!

by Azure

About Recycled Bride Raise your glass to a sustainable and affordable friendly wedding bar! When you go out with your girls, you know how your bar tab can really add up? Well, your wedding is kind of like that- except that you're stocking the bar and paying the check. Oh, and all your friends are in a partying mood! So how can you serve them delicious drinks and cocktails without breaking the bank- and while also loving the environment? I'm a big believer in the theory that wine +...

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The Plunge: Ring Shopping How to Find Her Style and Size

by Azure

Every other week or so we like to trade tips and advice with our groom friends over at The Plunge. This week, we're each tackling the subject of engagement rings and shopping for engagement rings. If you're still waiting for the ring, you might want to subtly direct your guy to our Groom Section for this week's article. If you want to know what secrets we're sharing with the boys, you can read our "Inside the Mind of the Bride" column at The Plunge. Helpful Links Advice for...

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Style Inspiration For Grooms: Dapper Tuxedos From The Oscars Red Carpet

by Azure

Men’s fashion is never quite as exciting as women’s fashion. I mean, how different can one black tux be from the next? Well, after seeing the men on the red carpet at the Oscars, one thing became clear- all tuxedos are not created equal! Oh, and… a good haircut goes a long way baby! Jake Gyllenhall killed it, head to toe, in Burberry. His classic black tux fit like a glove, and his simple bow tie and pocket square were the perfect accessories. And, the haircut? Love...

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The Man Registry: The Top 5 Best Wedding Day Surprises For The Bride

by Azure

About The Man Registry So, you want to surprise her with something unexpected on the wedding day? Here are a few ideas to help get your creative juices flowing... Surprise her with a gift Many couples are opting not to buy gifts for each other in lieu of spending that money elsewhere in wedding planning. Being a sneaky groom, you should use this as the perfect opportunity to catch her off guard with a surprise gift on the wedding day. Need ideas? How about diamond earrings to match...

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Top 5 Best Man And Groomsmen Gifts For Spring And Beyond!

by Azure

Our friends over at The Man Registry know grooms. There is no doubt about that! They also know that most guys struggle to find quality groomsmen gifts that their Best Man and groomsmen are actually going to enjoy getting use out of. That’s why we’ve teamed up to showcase five great groomsman gifts for Spring 2010. Brides, don’t forget to pass these on to your fiancé! 1.Personalized Irish Pub Sign– It’s not a home bar unless you’ve officially named it and designated...

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Jason Mesnick Nuptials: Wedding Photos Sneak Peek And 116 Carats Of Dazzling Diamonds

by Azure

The first week in March is officially the week of The Bachelor! Jake Pavelka stunned audiences when he proposed to Vienna with a 2.7 carat Neil Lane rock... and you saw the engagement bling in all its glory right here on the Savvy Scoop! And on Saturday, the Bachelor who came before Jake, Jason Mesnick, wed Molly Malaney, the gal he didn't pick on the final episode of his Bachelor season. Their nuptials will be broadcast for all to see on Monday, March 8. Will you be tuning...

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The Man Registry: On the Hunt for America’s Ultimate Groom

by Azure

About The Man Registry OneWed brides: Is your fiancé going out of his way to help plan the wedding? Has he gone above and beyond your expectations on how much he would help out? If so, you need to nominate him as the ULTIMATE GROOM in The Man Registry’s #ultimategroom giveaway. With over $1100 worth of prizes on the line, this contest isn’t for the feint of heart. The winning groom will receive a Whiteflash.com wedding band, wedding day accessories from The Dessy Group, a sexy...

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First Look: Neil Lane Engagement Ring That Bachelor Jake Pavelka Gave To Vienna!

by Azure

Now, this is one of the many reasons why you should be checking the Savvy Scoop daily! Thanks to our fabulous friends at Platinum Guild International, we've got one of the very first pictures of the exactengagement ring that Jake Pavelka proposed with last night on The Bachelor! And here's the inside scoop on the beautiful bling... The platinum Neil Lane stunner features a 2.02 carat princess-cut center diamond, and is encrusted and set with 70 round diamonds. Vienna's rock weighs in...

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Bubbly Bride: Romantic Proposal Idea- Destination Engagement

by Azure

About Bubbly Bride You hear a lot about destination weddings, where all of your friends and family pack up and head to an exotic location to celebrate your I Do's. What I think we will begin hearing more of are destination engagements! Your future fiance surprises you with an impromptu vacation where he plans a weekend for just the two of you. One day you come home to a card telling you simply to pack your bags and be waiting at a certain time to leave for who knows where! ...

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In Case You Missed It: The Bachelor Jake Pavelka Proposes With Neil Lane Engagement Ring!

by Azure

Did you tune into the final episode of The Bachelor last night? If not, you missed a proposal, and a Neil Lane rock to boot! After picking out two stunning engagement rings (with the help of celebrity jeweler Neil Lane), Jake took the plunge... and proposed to 23-year old Vienna Girardi. Earlier in the season, Jake had asked Girardi what type of engagement ring would make her swoon, and she had her answer ready- Princess Cut. Jake listened, because Vienna walked away with a...

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Savvy Steals Winner- Stanley Lewis Luxury Accessories!

by Azure

About OneWed's Savvy Steals Weekly Giveaway One of our Savvy Scoopers is about to make her man very happy! The winner of this week's Savvy Steal- the Stanley Lewis Statement Collection Tie and Sock set- is... Amanda H! Congrats, Amanda! We know your fiance will love this beautiful Stanley Lewis set! Have a wonderful weekend, all! *Disclosure: prize donated by the fab folks of Stanley Lewis

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Cue The Drum Roll: January Dessy Style Board Challenge Winner!

by Azure

I am thrilled to unveil the winning Dessy-Pantone Style Board for our January Dessy Style Board Challenge! This lovely inspiration board was submitted by Lesley C., and she chose a beautiful jewel-toned wedding color palette of Ribbon Red, Wild Berry, and classic Black. Because of Lesley's eye for style and design, she's scored $500 from The Dessy Group!!! Love this board? Get the look with the Dessy products below... - For the ladies: Dessy Bridesmaid Style 2749 (shown in ivory)...

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Exotic Honeymoon Destination: Petite St. Vincent Resort In The Grenadines!

by Azure

How incredible does this honeymoon destination look?? Let's take a little trip to Petite St. Vincent Resort in the Grenadines, shall we? The inside scoop is in our Advice section! Helpful Links: Honeymoon and Destination Wedding Planning

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The Plunge: The Five Mistakes Grooms Make

by Azure

Obviously we're pretty groom-centric this week. Our Savvy Steal this week is all about the guys, and on Monday we explored grooms as one of the top 2010 wedding trends. So, if we have a few grooms reading this week, check out this advice from our friends at The Plunge and avoid the Top Five Mistakes that Grooms Make. Brides, you should read it too, keep your guy on track! We always return the favor and try to give the groom's a look into what you're thinking. If you want to read our...

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Recycled Bride’s $1000 Fantasy Diamond Shopping Spree

by Azure

Recycled Bride Knows That Diamonds Are A Girls Best Friend! You already know about our fabulous Ultimate Proposal Contest, and hopefully you've created your Wedding Pre-Party, and entered the giveaway by sharing your engagement proposal story with JIC. But, I've been dying to share with you another bling-tastic giveaway! Recycled Bride has teamed up with Whiteflash to grant one lucky bride-to-be something she's always dreamed of... a $1,000 Fantasy Diamond Shopping Spree! The...

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Savvy Steals Weekly Giveaway- Luxury Accessories For Your Groom!

by Azure

About OneWed's Savvy Steals Weekly Giveaway Treat your man to the very best with this week's Savvy Steal! With the emergence of the groom a bona fide 2010 Trend, men are stepping up their game and (happily & willingly) participating in the wedding planning process! Because of this, we think grooms deserve some love... and some luxury! This week's Savvy Steal is a Stanley Lewis Statement Collection Tie and Sock set. The luxury designer tie is handmade in Italy from 100% woven silk,...

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