The Prices of Tuxedos this Season Can Be Petrifying
However, the complex and precise nature of the tuxedo comes at a cost, quite literally! Unless you are a high powered lawyer or a wealthy businessman, the tuxedo will almost certainly be the most expensive outfit you hang on your body in any given year. With a decent ensemble starting in the mid 400 dollar range and skyrocketing from there, affordable tuxedos can be hard to find. Furthermore, as stunning as a tuxedo can be, there are very few situations when such formal dress is expected or appropriate. Add to that the danger that a bit of weight gained or lost could render your investment valueless, and suddenly that shiny suit is looking more like a boat anchor than a rainmaker.
So what can one do when faced with extremely high prices for something that gets very little use? In a word, rent! Tuxedos may cost an arm and a leg, but donning someone else’s duds for a day can be the answer for men without a full calendar of formal events. The question now is how much do you pay