Ever seen wedding photos from the 1970s where the groom and groomsmen are wearing orange and brown tuxes? Nasty, right? If you're a groom, you want to look awesome on wedding day. Today, the temptation is to experiment from the traditional penguin suit. But you're not going to want to stray too far: think Bond, not bird. If you're a groom, and want to avoid wearing something horrible on your wedding day, get involved with your bride in picking the right attire. Start by reading our tuxedo bootcamp. (And remember, Groom Groove is written by guys, for guys.)
Grooms have lots to do other than buying a diamond engagement ring and popping the question. Think rehearsal dinner, honeymoon and wedding speech. Read this article about how to be a prepared groom and watch a short video for the groom.
If you're a groom, read up on the best man's responsibilities. If you're a best man, read up on planning an awesome bachelor party and everything else you're in charge of (and how much it'll cost you!)
There's only a few things that you'll need to know about hosting a wedding reception, and yes, the groom is just as much a host as his bride. Plan a bit and you'll have a blast at your wedding reception.
Michael Mantegna is owner of top New York City custom tailor boutique, Michael Andrews Bespoke
Generally speaking, I don't think a groom should wear a rented tuxedo. One's wedding day is too important to settle for an ill-fitting tux, and unlike a wedding dress, the groom can wear his tux again for years to come.
The Wedding Chick is the real deal - and she answers any question a groom-to-be wants to ask - from groomsmen gifts,men's wedding rings, to wedding attire. Most recently, a groom asks her about his bride getting cold feet.
Wedding season is around the corner. If you're a groom getting married in 2012, this article gives some quick tips on how to get fit before wedding day, from Mike Ryan, our expert on fitness, from our partner, Gold's Gym. It's not too late to lose the spare tire.
Grooms can do the world some good and create a charity wedding registry. Get the best man to choose nonprofits of their choosing to create a cool wedding registry. Read more about one nonprofit that is connecting weddding guests to charities and making wedding registries a way for the grom and bride to learn about each other.