How to Buy a Tuxedo: 13 Formalwear Tips from a Bespoke Tailor
Jake Mueser and Amber Doyle, tailors at bespoke suit-maker Against Nature, guide you through the process of buying a tux, whether you choose off-the-rack, made-to-measure, or custom-made.
The bow tie is king
"When you don a tuxedo, there are many ways to wear a regular tie, but if it's real formalwear, you've got to wear a bow tie. There are plenty of styles to choose from: Slim, large, classic butterfly, pointed thistle-end, straight, and more."