• Black Tuxedo with Satin Bow Tie Hickey Freeman Father-of-the-Bride Attire
  • Black Cap-Toe Shoes Cole Haan Shoes Father-of-the-Bride Attire
  • Gray Suit JCPenney Father-of-the-Bride Attire
  • Bold-Patterned Gray and Blue Socks JCPenney Father-of-the-Bride Attire
  • Navy Blazer with Khaki Pants Brooks Brothers Father-of-the-Bride Attire
  • Brown Shoes Rockport Father-of-the-Bride Attire

Father-of-the-Bride Attire

Matthew Schneier of style.com offers suggestions for dragging Dad's wedding wardrobe into this decade.

The Look: Business Suit

A business suit easily goes from boardroom to ballroom with a light-colored spread-collar shirt (a point collar is more formal) and a thinner, more contemporary tie.

Claiborne suit, $180, JCPenney; Croft & Barrow shirt, $55, Kohl's; tie, $15, The Tie Bar.