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Purchasing suits for groomsmen can be stressful.Take a look at this guide to learn when suits are due, and the best ways to get everything ordered in time

One of the most important aspects of being a groomsman is making sure you look your best on the big day. And part of looking your best is wearing the right suit. But with so many different styles and options out there, it can be tough to know when groomsmen should order suits.

Here are a few things to keep in mind when ordering your groomsmen's suits.

When Should The Groom Start Looking For A Suit

When Should The Groom Start Looking For A Suit

The process of choosing wedding groomsmen attire should begin at least six months in advance. This will give you enough time to find the right style and fit for your wedding day. You will need to decide on the style of suit, shirt, and tie that you want to wear. You may also want to consider renting or buying a tuxedo.

Choices For Getting A wedding Suit

Choices For Getting A wedding Suit

There are a few different ways to get your own suits for your wedding. You can buy one, rent one, or have one made. Buying wedding dresses or a bride's wedding dress is the most expensive option, but it will be yours to keep and you can wear it again in the future.

Renting A Suit

Renting A Suit

If you decide to rent a suit, you will need to return it after the wedding. Renting a suit is a good option if you do not plan on wearing it again. It is also less expensive than buying a new one.

Buying A Suit for groomsmen

Buying A Suit

If you decide to buy a guy's or suit jacket for a bachelor party or wedding photos, you will need to make sure it is the right fit. You will also need to have it altered to fit your body perfectly. This can be done by a tailor or seamstress. Alterations can be expensive, so make sure you factor this into your budget.

Groom's Calendar

Groom's Calendar

Wedding planning can be a lot of work, and one of the things that often falls by the wayside is ordering suits for groomsmen. This can be a problem, because if you wait too long to order your suits, you may not have enough time to get them altered to fit your body perfectly.

Here's a rundown of when you should order them to ensure that everyone has what they need in time. 

10-12 Months Before

10-12 Months Before

If you're planning on having your suits made, you'll need to start the process far in advance. This will give you enough time to find the right style and fit and to get the suits altered to fit your body perfectly.

When you should order your suits, it's time to start discussing wedding plans with your fiancée and all of your parents. This will include setting a budget and deciding on the details of the wedding. You will need to decide on the date, location, and theme of the wedding. You will also need to decide who will be at the wedding party.

8-9 Months Before

8-9 Months Before

At this time, you will need to discuss the wedding ceremony planning and start compiling your guest list. You will also need to send out your save the date cards. This is also the time to start looking for a wedding planner if you haven't already.

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6 Months Before

This is when you should start looking for a wedding dress and tuxedo. You will need to find the right style and fit for both. You will also need to have your dress and tuxedo altered to fit your body perfectly.

Now is also the time to start looking for a photographer and videographer. You will need to find someone who can capture all the special moments of your wedding day.

Groomsmen Gifts

3 Months Before

3 months before the wedding, you should start looking at wedding bands. You will also need to have them engraved with your wedding date.

This is also the time to start looking for a florist. You will need to find someone who can provide the flowers for your wedding day. Choose gifts for your bride and wedding party. It is also the time to make thank you cards.

Weddings Cards

1 Month Before

1 month before the wedding, you should send out your invitations. You will also need to make sure that you have all the wedding day details finalized. This includes the time, location, and address of the ceremony and reception.

Now is also the time to start packing for your honeymoon. You will need to make sure that you have all the essentials, such as your passport and travel documents.

Groomsmen Wedding Rings

2 Weeks Before

2 weeks before the wedding, you should have your final dress fitting. You will also need to pick up your wedding rings. If you have not already done so, you will need to get your marriage license.

Week Of The Wedding

The Week Of The Wedding

The week of the wedding, you should confirm all the final details with your vendors. You will also need to confirm the number of guests that will be attending. You should also rehearse your wedding vows and practice your walk down the aisle.

The Big Day

On your wedding day, you will need to make sure that you have everything you need. This includes your marriage license, rings, and dress. You will also need to make sure that your groomsmen have their suits.

What To Bring When Shopping For Wedding Suits

What To Bring When Shopping For Wedding Suits

When you go shopping for your wedding suits, you will need to bring a few things with you. This includes:

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Accessories

If you've already got your heart set on a certain accessory, for example, shoes, or cufflinks, bring them with you. This will help you find a suit that matches the style and color of your accessories.

Undergarments

Make sure to bring the undergarments that you'll be wearing on your wedding day. This includes your undershirt, socks, and underwear. This will help you get the right fit for your suit.

Your Wedding Invitation

When you go shopping for your suit, make sure to bring your wedding invitation with you. This will help you match the colors of your suit to the colors of your wedding.

Friend Or Family member

When you go to buy a suit, it is hard to find the right style and fit. If you have someone with you, that will be helpful. They can give you their opinion on how the suit looks and feels.

Final Thoughts

There are many ways for groomsmen to get their suits. They can rent them, buy them off the rack, or have them custom-made. No matter what type of suit they choose, there are some things that all men should bring when shopping for wedding suits.

Now that you know when to start looking for wedding suits and the different choices available to you, visit our Flex Suits Collection to order your wedding suits. Use the groom's calendar as a guide to help keep you on track. And don't forget to follow these tips when shopping for your wedding suits!