How to Choose a Tuxedo for a Wedding

    Published: 06-16-2009
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    Formalwear expert Ted Poulos discusses how to choose a tuxedo for your wedding day or special event.

    Ted Poulos: Hello! My name is Ted Poulos I'm the director of retail for Sarno & Son Tuxedo. Today I'm going to show you how to choose a right tuxedo for your special event or for your wedding.

    We're going to talk about the basics. When is the right time to start shopping for your wedding tuxedo? Who should I bring with me when I look for my wedding tuxedo's? How far in advance should I start shopping for my wedding tuxedo? How do I know what style I need to pick out for my wedding? And also we're going to talk about how do I know if I have the right fit in my wedding tuxedo. And lastly we're going to talk about common tuxedo terms that you should familiarize yourself with that you'll here in a tuxedo business.

    Remember when you're shopping for wedding tuxedo, all you really need is time, patience and a good tuxedo company that employs formal wear consultants that can help you with your wedding plans.

    Now let me tell you a little bit about myself. I've been in the formal wear industry in the tuxedo business in the formal wear industry for 34 years. During that time I've served as the president of the International Formalwear Association. And I've been fortunate enough to sit on the Board of Directors for 14 years. I've personally consulted with thousands of wedding couples in helping them select the right tuxedo style for their special day. Now let's get started.