Category: tuxedo

My wedding is coming up. Should I wear a Suit or a Tuxedo?

As one of the single most important days in any man’s life, your own wedding is one of those very few exceptions where everything┬ámust be perfect. From the location to the guestlist and even to the “just married” car, every single aspect of a wedding must be reviewed with the utmost diligence in order to [...]

What is the difference between black tie and white tie events?

After the 1950s, formal events and black tie events became almost synonymous in North America. This wasn’t the case previously and still isn’t the case in a lot of European countries. Traditionally, white-tie events were known as formal events and black-tie events were simply semi-formal. We’ve talked about black-tie attire here before at SuitUpp and [...]

Wearing a Tuxedo to a Wedding – Should you Wear a Tux?

Wedding season is in session and so you’ll begin to see more blog posts on the topic and maybe even some relevant merchandise on In most weddings, the best man and the groomsmen will usually wear a tux. The brides maids and the maid of honor will usually wear dresses that match each other [...]

What is the difference between a tuxedo and a suit?

We’ve been writing about tuxedos a lot lately and one of the things that we still haven’t mentioned is, what is the difference between a suit and a tuxedo anyway? The good news is that the answer is quite simple: 1) Tuxes will have satin covered lapels whereas suit lapels will just be made from [...]

What Kind of Tuxedo Should I Wear According to my Body Type?

Depending on your body type, you may choose to wear a different type of tuxedo in order to make you look your finest. In this post, we’ll discuss some body types and what kind of tuxedos would match them. Short and Strong Shorter men should always go with a tuxedo that has less buttons… 2 [...]

Single Breasted vs Double Breasted Tuxedos

Learn the difference between a single breasted and double breasted tuxedo and which type you should wear.

Fabrics Used in Tuxedos

Learn about the different types of fabrics used in tuxedos such as polyester, burlington wool, and super 80, 100, 120

Tuxedo Maintenance Tips

Learn how to take care of your tuxedo and how to store it properly.

How to Wear a Tuxedo

In honor of the Ralph Lauren – Black Tuxedo on sale this week at SuitUpp, we are going to give you a couple of tips about Tuxedos and how to wear them… Here’s the deal, fashion has been changing a lot in the modern day and so some things will be stated differently here than [...]

Ralph Lauren – Black Tuxedo

If you’re looking for a tuxedo to wear to those special events, you’re in luck. This week we have a great Ralph Lauren Black Tuxedo available. We’ve been getting lots of requests for tuxedos and so we hope that you’ll enjoy the great low prices for this one Here are the details: Ralph Lauren – [...]