The Peaked Lapel Dinner Jacket (Tuxedo)

For a complete tuxedo ensemble, you will need the following:

  1. A jet black or midnight blue peaked lapel tuxedo jacket with silk or grosgrain faced lapels
  2. A matching pair of high-rise trousers with silk or grosgrain side trimmings. The trousers must not have any belt loops, should be uncuffed and should be held in place by a pair of silk suspenders.
  3. A front pleated white cotton shirt with matching cufflinks and studs. The cufflinks/stud set could be made of black stone of white Mother of Pearl.
  4. A Silk bow tie
  5. A low cut dress vest with three front buttons and silk/grosgrain lapels
  6. A white linen pocket square
  7. A pair of black over the cuff socks
  8. A pair of plain black shiny leather oxfords or a pair of patent leather oxfords
  9. No wrist watch or pocket watch with a tuxedo.
Pleated front tuxedo shirt with studs, pure silk suspenders/vests, pure silk bow-tie.
pleated trousers with side seams covered with silk ribbons
Dress vest (waistcoat) 3 x silk covered button and silk lapel
Pure silk bow tie
Patent leather oxford shoes with black over-the-cuff socks.
Complete tuxedo ensemble with white linen pocket square


Black patent leather dress (tuxedo) shoes.



Pure silk linen full-canvas tuxedo jackets
Dress waistcoat with silk lapel and silk covered buttons



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