A menswear guide to dressing for a summer wedding

Wedding ceremony season is in full swing and so is Britain’s heatwave thus creating the most important sartorial dilemma of all of them: what must you put on?

Whereas the growth of choices inside menswear is undoubtedly a great factor, the continuing evolution of the swimsuit could make dressing for a marriage notably complicated; much more so when it’s scorching.

Your first port of name when deciding what to put on must be the invitation the place, if the bride and groom are planning on having a gown code, you’ll discover it specified.

And bear in mind, for those who’re unsure simply how formal the occasion shall be, it’s all the time safer to overdress than to underdress.

Subsequent, you have to bear the local weather in thoughts and, whereas it thoughts sound apparent, sporting the identical three-piece wool swimsuit you wore to the workplace Christmas get together will go away you melting. 

As an alternative, preserve a cool head by investing in a swimsuit made out of breathable materials comparable to linen. Synonymous with summer time, linen suiting must be your go-to for hotter climes however we recommend selecting one which’s combined with silk or cotton to keep away from extra crinkling.

Linen Miracle Slim Match Textured Jacket, £99, Marks & Spencer

It’s additionally essential to consider color. Whereas navy is a protected alternative, if you wish to go for one thing lighter strive experimenting with tender eggshell blue or a mixture of earthy tones comparable to cream, khaki, tan and brown. 

If the marriage is a extra informal affair otherwise you wish to combine up your look, it’s price contemplating whether or not to forgo a full, matching swimsuit altogether.

Haydon Cuban Collar Shirt, £85, Reiss

Equally as sharp however an altogether extra relaxed various, changing a standard white gown shirt with a Cuban collared model will show your trend information and make for a welcome addition to your on a regular basis summer time wardrobe – merely put on unbuttoned layered over a T-shirt.

Whereas some guidelines are there to be damaged, there are others that it is best to wholeheartedly adhere to. 

Gentle Blue Tapered Good Trousers, £35, Topman

Relating to selecting your sneakers, don’t be tempted to eschew custom in favour of a pair of sandals or light-weight trainers. For a marriage, solely formal footwear will do however you might forgo socks ought to your trousers cease on the ankle.

Archie, £260, Grenson
Mauna Hawaiian Shirt, £85, All Saints

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