Tux or a suit to my girlfriend's prom?
What Girls Said 2
I'd say tuxedo :) it's romantic and it is prom night.
What Guys Said 1
no tux. and here's why: guys don't know how to wear formal clothes very well. rented tux 's look over sized, boxy, etc.
go to H&M and get yourself a charcoal or black jacket. they fit great. nice v shape, slim, "care free formal" kind of vibe to it. ( I didn't even need to get mine tailored) and they only run at $70. and you'll OWN it.
shirt: H&M has em for $20. can't beat it. it may need to be tailored.
pocket square: $10. your jacket will be "naked" without one. it should compliment the tie, not take attention away from it. agiain, H&M.
Slacks: Lands end. com. you'll need to get them taken in a bit. put a 1 1/2 in. cuff etc. I got a pair for $30
tie: don't wear your dad's! the (tie bar . com) has great quality ties for $15. I recommend skinny.
Shoes: Id go with black. and the belt ALWAYS matches the shoes.
Tailoring is incredibly important in making a guy look great in formal clothes.
you'll look and feel like a bad ass. and you'll actually own your new formal clothes!
feel free to ask any questions you've got!
best of luck man.
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