From Downton Abbey to James Bond, black tie remains the standard for formal attire. This will be the ultimate classic piece in your wardrobe, which means it’s essential to get it right. When everyone in the room looks the same, a well made and well fitted suit is sure to be noticed.
The beauty of our cloth, quality of satin for the lapels and the attention paid to the finer details of the Marc Wallace suit will ensure tux perfection.
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Celebrity Evening Wear, A Little Inspiration
Ronan & Storm attending premier, Ronan wearing a Marc Wallace bespoke wool & silk evening suit, classic white shirt, navy self tie bowtie.
- This is a classic dinner suit and you really can’t go wrong with this look; black dinner suit, white shirt, black bowtie and black dinner shoes. Focus on the feel of a good cloth and a superbly tailored finish.
- David Beckham on the red carpet wearing a beautifully tailored ivory evening jacket trimmed in ivory silk satin. Styled with a fly front shirt, black bowtie and a black and white hanky.
- Actor Danny Dyer featured in Inside Soap magazine wearing a Marc Wallace bespoke dinner suit. Black wool and silk suit trimmed in a burgundy satin lapel and black shirt. This style is perfect if you’re thinking of something a little different to wear to that special event or dinner party.
Dinner Suit Cut
- When deciding on the look of your dinner suit think about having a different cut to your work suits. The shoulders and jacket waist should be a little tighter, trousers slimmer and jacket length a fraction shorter, this will give a more elegant silhouette.
Dinner Suits & Accessories
A Dinner Suits For A Wedding
Looking for a classic look for your wedding? Try a dark navy or royal blue wool suit, trimmed with velvet or satin lapel. Image below features a Marc Wallace suit, groom wearing bespoke navy wool shawl collar dinner suit, trimmed in velvet. The waistcoat is in the same fabric with a low scoop front, accessorised with a white shirt and grey tie. For the evening party the groom changed to a black bowtie, creating a totally new look from the same suit.
Marc Wallace In The Press / Evening Wear
Night on the Town: The classic Marc Wallace dinner suit is perfect for a night on the town, either styling with all one colour or white shirt and black bowtie. Going for all one colour is a sure-fire way to stand out at black tie events. Try adding a bit of shine with a pair of patent leather shoe. Dinner suits are available off the peg and made to measure taking around 6/7 weeks for us to make, further information call 020 7731 4575.
Jack McManus & Martine McCutcheon Wedding: Jack dressed in a bespoke diamond wool dinner suit trimmed with a velvet lapel, classic evening shirt and black bowtie. His best-man and usher all wearing Marc Wallace light weight dinner suits trimmed with velvet lapels, white shirts and black bowties. When considering dinner suits for a wedding you really cannot go wrong, with slick black suits, white shirts, black bowtie and finished off with black patent evening shoes.
Mens Velvet Jackets: Looking at adding a bit of style to your look this party season? Then a velvet jacket is great starting point. This season we have three colour ways available ready to wear in size 38 – 40 – 42. The burgundy velvet jacket come with peak lapels, the pewter grey velvet jacket with shawl collars and navy velvet jacket with notch lapels. The Marc Wallace velvets are available made to order or made to measure if we do not have your size. Call 020 7731 4575 or email to book an appointment.
Shawl Collar Dinner Suits, Three of The Best: At Marc Wallace we have design three different options of dinner suits, each styled with a shawl lapel. The first from the left is a black wool & silk diamond wool trimmed in black velvet shawl lapel and covered buttons. The second option is a small ball point wool super 130s wool with a silk shawl lapel, the final look is a dark navy ball point super 130’s wool trimmed with a textured silk lapel. For further information about these evening look please call 020 7731 4575.
Looking to re style your dinner suit or have a new one made? This season try a shawl or peak collar dinner suit, gives a clean and classic look. You can be adventurous with the linings and trimmings, try our skull and crossbone lining, trimmed with either a purple or red under collar. For a re style you can change your shirt and tie design and maybe the shoes too. For further information about Marc Wallace made to measure suits call 020 7731 4575.
Dinner Suits: Having a made to measure dinner suit or off the peg, always try to keep things timeless. As your dinner suit will only have an occasional trip out each year. Keith Duffy is wearing a Marc Wallace bespoke black wool and silk evening suit with a black velvet lapel, this is a great way of adding a twist to your look but still looking classic. If you just want the traditional style them try our black shawl collar dinner suit, this will give you a timeless look.
Dinner Suits: Considering wearing a Tuxedo or having an evening style wedding? You and Your Wedding.com have posted some great inspirational mood boards, thinking about the grooms suits, brides dress, brides maids, cake, invitations and all the accessories, these are worth checking out. This mood board feature a Marc Wallace shawl collar black dinner suit, with matching waistcoat. Illustrating a classic and cool wedding style.
The Marc Wallace dinner suits have been cut with contrast silk lapels, giving the suits a little twist. Our new woven wool and silk diamond cloth comes in two colour ways, navy and black. The navy cloth is cut with a bottle green silk shawl collar and the black cloth with a burgundy silk lapel, perfect if you’re looking for a richer feel. The picture below is the navy wool and silk suit cut with a bottle green silk lapel £995.