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,…

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…

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…

formal beach party wear | how to tie a half windsor knot

Sometimes it’s hard to find the balance between formal and casual when you’re expected to look nice at a casual location.  I just returned from a pretty incredible trip to Nassau, The Bahamas and got to attend a dinner on an island that couldn’t be reached except by boat.  My outfit that night is a…

things you don’t think of | choosing your tie knot size

Ties have about as many different personalities as people which is good because it makes it that much easier to choose a tie and knot that suits you specifically. There are several factors including the color, pattern, thickness and knot. We’ll cover all of these eventually but today let’s focus on the knot. To keep…

the casual tie for the casual guy | the hobo tie

  There are a couple different ways to choose your tie.  A lot of guys do what they’re told either by their fiance or the salesmen at the rental shop.  If you’re the more particular type then it’s possible you’ve already exhausted a number of hours searching though the unlimited options that exist online and…

how to look good | Choosing Your Suit

  Okay guys it’s time to make some decisions.  Maybe you’ve had your hand in a few things at this point and helped out with the wedding planning here and there but this is the first decision that’s all yours.  Your suit. Now, you don’t have total freedom here; you’re still held to the restrictions…