The New Groom: Traditional Black Tuxes Are Giving Way To Color & Casual Style

by MR Magazine Staff

Used to be that the classic black tuxedo was the standard garb for grooms. It was simple and no-frills, while still fancy and formal. It looked good without drawing any attention away from — let’s face it, the focus of the whole affair — the bride and her gown. For most modern grooms, though, the classic black tuxedo is far from the go-to option. Today’s grooms and their groomsmen are opting for almost anything else: different colors; suits instead of tuxes; outfits that shirk wedding day conventions entirely. Read more at The Northern Express