a sartorially inclined groom, you would want to make sure that every aspect
of your look is carefully put together. Therefore, this quick primer on
what your accessories should be to ensure you look totally coordinated.
Make sure you keep everything in complementary colours. Therefore,
if your suit is brown, donot wear a tie that clashes. Keeping shoes,
ties and cravats in coordinated shades makes you look immediately
put together with a great deal of thought.
can always add a dash of colour with your tie or a shawl (if you're
wearing ethnic). Make sure these don't contrast too loudly with what
your bride will be wearing. Remember there will be photographs, so
you don't want to look like a patch of sudden colour.
invest in a good pair of cufflinks-preferably ones with diamante or
diamonds (if you can afford them).
handkerchiefs should be monogrammed with your initials, it always
adds a touch of class.
belt should be a pure leather belt, and avoid the flashy buckle. Save
it for your honeymoon. Tonight you need to look suave and polished.
get a dress watch. You may not go for the full gold or diamond number,
but a dress watch will automatically upgrade your look. As a sartorially
inclined groom, you would want to make sure that every aspect of your
look is carefully put together. Therefore, this quick primer on what
your accessories should be to ensure you look totally coordinated.
- Do not
wear loafers or casuals to your own wedding reception. Do invest in
a pair of formal oxfords or wingtips if you must. Black is the safest
colour you could chose.
groom becomes a clock-watcher on his wedding day. Waiting, one presumes,
for the moment when he can bid adieu to the last guest and be with his
new bride. So watch that watch you will be sporting. It's going to be
on display, so be sure it does not clash with your attire. No sporty,
chunky ones please! You would do well to wear an elegant watch for the
evening. Choose from a polished stainless steel or gold case, a face in
white may go with your attire better than the more fashionable blue or
black ones. For the strap, leather may look more sophisticated than steel.
But, some skins are allergic to leather, so be sensitive to your skin
by wearing what suits it best.