January 24, 2013
I've added a page to cover the last fringe aspect of black-tie:
August 1, 2012
A big welcome to the Guide's new co-sponsor, After Six!
I've taken the consequent addition of a second ad space as an
opportunity to clean up the previously cluttered look of the site
May 17, 2012
I have added a
Warm-Weather Black Tie page.
March 23, 2012
Vintage Waist Coverings page now has an extensive history of the
evening waistcoat and the
Vintage Outerwear page has a short review of the evening cloak.
March 7, 2012
The History section's
origin of the dinner jacket has been revised to reflect new
information released by Henry Poole & Co, the creators of the jacket
prototype. A related video link has also been added to the
January 15, 2012
I have added the
history of formal hats to the Vintage section.
October 31, 2011
I've been dragged kicking and screaming into the 21st century and
finally bought an iPhone. Of course the first thing I used it
for was to see how my web site looked and sure enough there were
numerous formatting errors. These have been corrected and the
Guide is iPhone friendly (and hopefully compatible with other touch
screen smart phones as well).
October 27, 2011
In addition to writing monthly blogs for MyTuxedoCatalog.com,
writing a cover story on formal wear for the June issue of Scabal's
magazine, being profiled in my alma mater's
magazine and organizing my recent 10th wedding anniversary party
(black tie of course), I also managed to find time for the