February 17, 2010
How to Find the Right Boys Tuxedo
Boys’ tuxedos come in many different sizes and styles, just like men’s tuxedos and there are several separate pieces that make a tuxedo, a tuxedo. First, you need to decide on the type of trousers your son will need. The choices are usually single striped trousers or double striped trousers. If your son will be wearing a tailcoat, then it’s best to go with the double stripe pants.
You will most likely need either a single or double breasted dinner jacket, as tailcoats are only used for the most formal of occasions. When choosing a jacket for your son, pay close attention to the material. You don’t want to put him in a heavy material that will cause him to get too hot. Try to find a light to medium weight material to keep him comfortable.
Other pieces of a tuxedo include the shirt, vest, tie and cummerbund. Your son will need a cummerbund if he is wearing a single or double breasted jacket, so keep that in mind. The most important part to finding a tuxedo for boys is the measurements. You need to get exact measurements within a month of the event to ensure the tuxedo fits properly.
You might consider shopping online for boys tuxedos, especially for younger boys. There are a lot of bargains to be found there. One good place to start looking is http://www.kidsformal.com/.