The 20 Best Burgundy Suits to Wow Every Wedding Guest

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There's nothing quite like a classic black and white suit, but sometimes it's nice to switch it up. If you want to stray away from black and opt for a little bit of color without going for something too flashy, a burgundy suit is an excellent option. Burgundy is a deep red color with a slight purple hue that makes the shade rich and ideal for formal occasions like weddings. It's also surprisingly versatile and a great way to build up your closet.

While burgundy suits do tend to stand out as more of a style risk than black suits, they are also more on the subtle side, as far as colors go. Whether you choose a classic and simple burgundy suit or something more adventurous with texture or pattern, you really can't go wrong. We've put together a collection of beautiful burgundy suits ranging in price that are great for both grooms and wedding guests.

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Best Slim Fit: Perry Ellis Very Slim Satin Suit

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This slim-fit suit in a deep wine shade is a classic and is super versatile—you can easily wear it to work or a wedding. It's also very affordable and the pieces can be purchased separately.

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Best Wool: Karako Statement Men's Burgundy 100% Wool Slim Fit Suit

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This attractive burgundy wool suit comes with a two-button single breast jacket, vest, and trousers, all for about $200. This is another classic fit that can be worn for different occasions.

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Best Modern Style: Express Slim Solid Burgundy Modern Tech Suit

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Comfortable, machine-washable, and wrinkle-resistant, this is a great suit that is pretty low-maintenance as well. It features a slim fit and a really nice stretch that makes it easy to wear.

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Best Heathered Fabric: State and Liberty Athletic Fit Stretch Suit

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The heathered fabric of this suit gives it just the right amount of texture to make it more interesting to look at. It's made of a stretchy material and is lined with a lightweight, breathable dress shirt fabric ideal for those warmer weddings.

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Best Pinstripe: ASOS Design Skinny Suit with Pinstripe in Burgundy

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If you really want to make a statement, opt for a pinstripe suit like this one. It may not be as versatile as some other options, but for the price (less than $150), it's a nice suit to own.

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Best Splurge: Ermenegildo Zegna Two-Piece Wool Suit

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If you want to splurge a bit on your burgundy suit, this Ermenegildo Zegna option, made of luxurious Italian wool, is a great contender. The brand is known for its lovely fabrics and excellent tailoring, and this suit is versatile and very nice.

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Best Checkered: ASOS Design Skinny Suit with Window Pane Check

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With such a bold checkered design, this suit may be better at a more casual wedding. It stands out in any crowd, so keep things simple with a crisp white shirt underneath.

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Best Extra Slim Fit: Paul Smith Soho Burgundy Extra Slim Fit Suit

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Courtesy of Bloomingdale's

For an extra slim fit, this classic Paul Smith burgundy suit is an excellent choice. It's a beautiful color, it's versatile and simple in a good way, and it looks very elegant. Plus, when you buy a suit from Bloomingdale's, it comes with complimentary alterations.

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Best Tuxedo Suit: ASOS Design Super Skinny Tuxedo Suit

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If you want to look like you're wearing a tuxedo without actually wearing one, this suit does the trick. This one mimics that the look of a tuxedo for a significantly lower price point.

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Most Simple: Hockerty Burgundy Suit

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Sometimes the most simple and classic suits are the best. Hockerty makes suits that have a custom feel without the high price tag. You simply send your measurements to the brand and they make the suit to match those specifications—you're basically guaranteed to get a perfect fit off the bat!

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Most Unique Texture: John Varvatos Star USA Melange Solid Slim Fit Suit

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The cross-hatch texture of this John Varvatos suit makes it appear unique compared to your traditional suit. This one might be better off for a winter wedding or a wedding that's a bit more on the casual side, and it's also great for the office.

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Best With a Vest: ASOS Design Wedding Super Skinny Wool Mix Suit

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This three-piece suit is elegant and sophisticated, and the rich crimson hue only elevates the look even more. The wool mix makes it comfortable and sleek, while the super skinny fit looks great.

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Best Velvet: Hockerty Custom Red Velvet Suit

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A burgundy velvet suit isn't for everyone, but if you feel that you have the confidence to pull it off, then you should absolutely go for it. This is another suit that would work well for fall or winter weddings because of the material.

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Least Expensive: Egara Orange Burgundy Extreme Slim Fit Suit

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The color of this suit is definitely more on the deep purple side, which is ideal for anyone who really wants the burgundy to be subtle. It pairs lovely with a black tie and white shirt, although the color is very versatile.

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Best Details: Indochino Hemsworth Burgundy Suit

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Made of pure premium wool, this comfortable and versatile suit fits all occasions. We love the gold details found in the bullhorn buttons and light shoulder pads, and this color is a bit lighter than many other options out there. Indochino is another company that custom makes suits based on your measurements for the perfect fit.

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Best Mini Check: ASOS Design Wedding Skinny Suit in Mini Check

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Courtesy of ASOS

The subtle pattern of this suit makes it stand out in any crowd, and we love how the design is obvious without being too overpowering. The vest can be added in, but we recommend it: It gives this a much more sophisticated and put-together look.

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Best Plaid: Wessi Plaid Vested Suit

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The mix of gray and burgundy in this suit makes it much different than any other option on this list. It's a bit casual, so it would work for a more casual and relaxed wedding, but it's also great for work, and ideal for wearing as separate pieces.

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Best Dark Burgundy: Black Lapel Burgundy Suit

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Courtesy of Black Lapel

The rich dark burgundy hue of this Black Lapel suit is one of our favorite shades on this list. The suit itself is a classic, made of 100-percent wool and full of luxurious little details. For those who want a slim fit they can wear over and over again, this is it.

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Best Three-Piece: Gentlemen's Guru Classic Three-Piece Suit

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The addition of a vest to create a three-piece suit instantly elevates your look into something more classy, sophisticated, and dressed up. This one has beautiful black button details and is made to order so you know it will fit well.

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Best Value: Angel Jackets Fulcher Notch Lapel Burgundy Suit

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For less than $200, you can get this classic burgundy suit, which reviewers rave about, claiming the fit, feel, and material is all around impressive for the price. It's proof that you don't need to spend a lot to get a beautiful suit.

  • How should you style a burgundy suit?

    For a formal occasion, like a wedding, the safest bet is to pair your burgundy suit with a crisp white shirt. A black tie works with a burgundy suit, but you could also choose a tie in a slightly different shade of burgundy for a more monochromatic look. For a slightly more casual event or wedding, you can choose a patterned silk or button-down shirt underneath the suit to show off your personal style.

  • Are burgundy suits appropriate for black-tie weddings?

    For a black-tie optional wedding, dark-colored suits are recommended, so a dark burgundy suit would be an appropriate choice. For strictly black tie events, you might be better off with a black tuxedo or suit.

  • What color shoes should you wear with a burgundy suit?

    This wine-toned suit pairs well with almost any color shoe, like black, brown, or even charcoal. Depending on the exact shade of burgundy, you can really play around with color.

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