SHINY HAPPY PEOPLE
International designers have once more given the thumbs-up to the much-ostracised shiny suit. But instead of the flammable sheen of the 1980s, the well-dressed groom will be stepping out in matte satin, moire taffeta, sharkskin-mix and a touch of Lurex, as seen at Dunhill, Dior Homme and Givenchy.
THE PERFECT PAIRI
A The bridal collection by Jimmy Choo means you can say ‘we do’ with chic groom’s shoes, each with a decadent, playful detail – from silk-tasselled loafers to velvet ribbons on a slipper. jimmychoo.com
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MEN IN BLACK
The black lounge suit makes a fresh, slick comeback as an alternative to traditional ‘black tie’ and formalwear for grooms and their guy gangs. Keep the look less ‘dusty funeral director’ and more ‘cool Don Corleone’ with looser, slouchy jackets with pleated and cropped trousers, as seen at Prada, Dolce & Gabbana, Dries Van Noten and Versace.
NEAL & PALMER
We’ve never met a man who didn’t look good in blue – which is lucky, because according to menswear aficionados Neal & Palmer, as our summers get warmer, many grooms are choosing lighter alternatives, such as S/S20’s popular rich navy suit with a contrasting duck-egg waistcoat. So if you can’t decide between a shoe or a garter, use your groom as your something blue…