What is my tuxedo size?

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What is my tuxedo size?

A typical tuxedo jacket size looks something like 42R or 42 Regular. The 42 refers to your chest measurement. If you have a larger upper body, you may have to pick up a size or two bigger. For example, if your chest measures 40″ and your overarm measures 49″, the recommended jacket size is 42.

Does DXL rent?

Packages range from $139 – $244. Tuxedo and suit rental packages include: coat, shirt, vest/cummerbund, ties and shoes; alterations include: sleeve length, trouser length, and adjusting of buttons.

What length should a tuxedo jacket be?

The jacket’s length should land right where your butt starts to curve inward. The hem of the jacket should hit around the middle of your hand. The shoulder seams should sit around the bend of your shoulder, so it doesn’t look boxy or pull across the back.

What is my suit size us?

Suit Size Chart

Internat. Suit Size US Suit Size Waist (Inch)
S 36 30
M 38 32
M 40 34
L 42 36

Are tuxedo and suit sizes the same?

Before you consider getting measured, please keep in mind that your tuxedo size is no different than your suit size. If you have a suit or sport jacket in your closet that fits you well, we highly recommend that you choose that same size.

How many stores does DXL?

Destination XL Group, Inc. is the largest omni-channel specialty retailer of big & tall men’s apparel. The Company currently has 225 DXL retail and outlet stores in operation across every major metropolitan market in the continental United States with two stores located in Canada.

Does DXL do tailoring?

Going back in and trying on the suit allows one of DXL’s tailors to take a look at the suit on your body in order to make modifications if they’re needed. No problem, tailoring happens on site.

Is a tux supposed to be tight?

Tuxedo Coats During a fitting, make sure you button your jacket. If it produces a very defined hour glass shape, the coat may be too tight. If it looks ‘boxy,’ it may be too big. No matter whether you are slim, stocky or muscular, a properly fitted jacket will taper just slightly at the waist.

Do you button the bottom button on a tux?

When wearing a two or three button tuxedo jacket, you should always leave the bottom button undone. A single-breasted jacket is traditional, but men six feet or taller may be interested in a double-breasted jacket to accentuate their height.

What to wear to tuxedo fitting?

To get an accurate fit, wear a dress shirt (a collared button-up) and a pair of dress shoes (to check the length of your pants).

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