December 17, 2013
A history of mufflers and dress shirt protectors has been added
Vintage Outerwear page.
July 10, 2013
Vintage Footwear page has been added. Now the only outstanding
page in the Vintage section is a page for tailcoats and tuxedos.
That will follow in the fall. T
July 1, 2013
The Vintage Shirts page has been significantly expanded.
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
*Formalwear etiquette is by nature slow to change - the term
"formal" is defined as a preservation of form and tradition - which
means that the Guide only requires a comprehensive update every five
years or so. Readers who want to keep abreast of current
formal trends in the interim should check out the Guide's companion,
The Black Tie Blog.