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Suit vs. Tuxedo

SUIT VS. TUXEDO Often times people confuse tuxedo’s with suit. The primary difference between a suit and tuxedo is the presence of satin. Tuxedo - Tuxedo’s will always have the presence of satin on the lapel, and/or pocket welts. A tuxedo may or may not have a full satin stripe going down the side of the pant. Suit – Suit’s will not have any satin embellishments at all, a suit will be made of the same material for both jacket, pant and or vest, commonly made of wool, or synthetic fibers. WHEN TO WEAR A SUIT OR TUXEDO. Tuxedo’s are meant to be worn for a formal event or honorary celebrations, not for everyday corporate settings. Suits – Typically work...

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