The Perfect Gift for a Groom

Every post on The Groom’s Guide is written for the groom to read.  I’m going to break the mold this time and help out the brides.  If you’re in the midst of wedding planning then you have about a hundred thousand things on your mind.  Probably one of them is what on Earth do you…

Sprezza Box | The Man’s Monthly Grab Bag

Monthly box services are nothing new.  Sprezza Box is nothing new, for that matter, but I’d like to introduce it to the grooms of the world as a great option for prepping your wedding day.  If you don’t know, Sprezza Box is a monthly subscription service that delivers all kinds of goodies to your door,…

Get Off Your Ass | Be The Groom That She Deserves

I’ve been doing this a long time.  Not the blogging, that’s relatively new, I mean working with grooms in the wedding industry.  I’ve seen every type of groom there is from the guy who so badly doesn’t want to help with the wedding that it barely seems like he wants to be in the relationship…

Are You a Bow Tie Guy or a Neck Tie Guy?

Most guys don’t find themselves wearing bow ties all that often and knowing when to go with what type of tie can be a challenge at times. Your wedding day is your big chance to to step outside of your comfort zone and dress at your very most dapper.  So if you’ve always considered yourself…

How to Write a Perfect Speech | For The Groom and The Best Man

How many weddings have you been to?  I’ve have been to several to put it lightly.  In that time I can comfortably say that I have sat through several hours worth of speeches.  There is a delicate science and art to the speech giving process that few can master.  I have been bored and wishing…

A Man’s Self Image | The Try Guys video

When the topic of keeping up with society’s standard of self image comes up it’s very rare that anyone thinks of men.  You will never find me claiming that men have it harder than women in a world that expects you to have a perfect body type, especially in a world where “dad bod” is…

Mr. Baldwin Style | Your Wedding Day Stylist

The short version:  If you want to look good on your wedding day but don’t know how to do it, call Mr. Baldwin Style and set up a styling session.   The Long Version: So you’ve got a subscription to GQ, right?  You’ve read every post on The Groom’s Guide and you follow a dozen men’s…

4 Ways to Upgrade Your Suit for Under $100

I’m a big fan of buying affordable and tailoring it afterwards.  Even the cheapest Target shirt can look amazing after a quick, cheap trip to the tailor. So I was pretty excited to see the boys over at QG talking about ways to beef up your overall style for under $100.  This is crazy helpful…

The Groom’s Getting Ready Room | Making The Right Decisions

Picking your getting ready room is really one of the simplest decisions you have to make but it’s still important to do it right.  If you’ve been handed a “to-do list” and this is on it, just follow these basic steps to make sure you not only do a good job but have a good…

how to shop for engagement rings | for the soon-to-be groom

So far all of our articles here on The Groom’s Guide have been intended for the groom who already wears the title.  But there are plenty of guys out there not yet engaged but are ready to get started and need a little help with that first step; the engagement ring. You’ve thought about it…

top 5 things that can go wrong on the wedding day | how to fix them

On a day where Murphy’s Law proves nearly standard it’s no surprise that things go wrong at absolutely every wedding.  It’s hard to predict.  Depending on how deep you’ve decided to involve yourself in the planning of your wedding you may have some idea of the incredible number of wheels that are turning in order…