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Jan, 2 2024

How Far In Advance Should I Get My Tuxedo or Suit?

How Far In Advance Should I Rent My Tuxedo or Suit?

If you’re looking at a suit or tuxedo, chances are you have a fancy event on the horizon. Tuxedos are important for special occasions like proms, weddings, and other formal events.

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As a general rule, it's best to order your tux about two months in advance. Generation Tux recommends grooms and groomsmen get their suits or tuxedos two months before their wedding or special event. However, you can still secure your rental just three weeks before the big day or event.

If you are attending a wedding, make sure to take advantage of our free Home Try-On program. you get 48 hours with your wedding tuxedo to try it on and make sure you like the fit and feel. This also allows you to suit up privately (or with your partner) rather than with a stranger in a store.

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Suit or Tuxedo Rental FAQs

When Should I Plan My Tuxedo Rental?

When to get your suit or tuxedo depends on your timeline. We recommend planning and allocating a few months to select your free color swatches.

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Make sure to give yourself at least two weeks before your event for any needed adjustments. At Generation Tux, we use online fitting technology to give you a perfect tuxedo. Just answer a few questions and get a stunning fit.

When Should The Groom Get Their Suit/Tux?

If the groom is renting a suit, it's common to finalize the rental arrangements 2-3 months before the wedding date. This allows ample planning time for measurements, selection of styles, and any necessary adjustments.

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When Should Groom Get Their Suit for a Destination Wedding?

If you decide the wedding is a destination event, it's crucial to consider travel time and potential delays. Make arrangements well in advance to ensure your wedding attire is ready and fits properly on the wedding day.

How Long Does It Take To Rent a Tux?

The process of renting a wedding tuxedo typically takes around two weeks. This includes the time it takes to select your desired style and color, receive your free color swatches, and try on the outfit at home.

How Long Does It Take To Get a Tuxedo Rental?

Generation Tux delivers your order 14 days before your event, but delivery times may change during busy times. When your order arrives, please open the package immediately and try on your garments.

If you encounter any issues, please contact us within 48 hours so that we will have time to make any corrections.

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When Should Groomsmen Get Fitted?

Ideally, groomsmen should fit their suits or tuxedos about 2-3 months before the wedding date. This timeline assists in measuring, selecting outfits, and making necessary adjustments. It ensures that all members of the wedding party have their clothes prepared for the wedding.

It is important to work together with the groom and other bridal party members. This will help create a unified and flawless appearance for the big day.

How Long Before Prom Should You Rent a Tux?

Renting a tuxedo for prom typically follows a timeline similar to other formal events. It's generally advisable to rent a tuxedo or suit made for prom about 2-3 months before the event. This timeframe allows for selecting styles, obtaining measurements, and making any necessary adjustments to ensure a proper fit.

Plan ahead to have a better prom experience. Waiting may limit options for styles and sizes, causing stress.

Avoid The In-Store Hassles, Order Online

It is always advisable to plan ahead and give yourself a few months to select your tuxedo or suit, and any color swatches. Aim to try on your outfit at least two weeks before your event to get the right fit and allow for any necessary adjustments.

Generation Tux streamlines the suit or tuxedo fitting process with our online fit technology, making it exceptionally convenient. Customers can get perfect fitting attire by answering a few simple questions.

Generation Tux offers online fitting technology and fast shipping. This ensures a smooth and worry-free experience for renting wedding tuxedos or suits. It gives customers peace of mind.

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