Tux Luxe

Tux Luxe

When it comes to choosing what you should wear on your special day, most head towards a tux but you shouldn’t feel restricted to a classic tuxedo when there is so much you can do. If you picked up a copy of Volume 1 of Groom + Guy, these images will transport you back to the pages of The Tailored Tux, a spread where we introduced you to Carl Navè. We are very happy to say that our love affair with Carl and his work is as strong as it ever was!

Carl Navè knows tailoring and in particular, a stunning tuxedo. To really show you how versatile this simply jacket can be, Carl has crafted a collection to showcase the options you have when considering a dinner suit or tuxedo for your wedding. Let’s start with a little navy shall we?!

NAVY SATEEN

2 Button Peaked lapel Cocktail Jacket - Navy Cotton Sateen by Lanifico Flli.Cerruti dal 1881 Super 130 Black Trousers pure wool, also by Lanifico Flli.Cerruti dal 1881 .

BURGUNDY SATEEN

Single Button Double Breasted Smoking Jacket with Shawl Collar Lapel - Navy Cotton Sateen by Lanifico Flli.Cerruti dal 1881. Super 130 Black Trousers pure wool, also by Lanifico Flli.Cerruti dal 1881

3 PIECE

Black Window Pain 3 Piece Cocktail Suit with 2 Button Jacket and Horse Shoe Waistcoat - Cloth by Lanifico Filarte

GREY CHECK

Grey Plaid Flannel Dinner Suit - Satin Trim Peaked lapel and contrast black trousers - Cloth by Lanifico Filarte

DOUBLE BREASTED

Six Button Double Breasted Dinner Suit, with satin trim. Cloth s150 by Lanifico Flli.Cerruti dal 1881

VELVET

Single Button Shawl Collar Velvet Smoking Jacket with Satin Trim - cloth by Vitale Barbers Canonico, paired with contrast grey flannel plan trousers by Lanificio Filarte.

PHOTOGRAPHY BY GRACE PETROU

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TAILORING BY CARL NAVÈ

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MODELLED BY SAM WINES & SEBASTIAN KARAGIANNIS

Matty is the brains behind the beauty that is Groom + Guy. Dreaming up the concept while browsing bridal magazines, Matty started Groom + Guy from his kitchen, designed the launch-in-print edition on his iMac and continues to be the digital artist behind the whole site.

On top of that he is one half of The Chroniclers and runs a creative digital agency, Hello Thrive, creating websites, defining brands and marketing a range of businesses from wine to hair & beauty salons.

Bendigo born and raised, Matty now makes home in Melbourne and his loves outside of business are his partner Tony, his miniature dachshund Aleksandr and a good french rosé, champagne, pinot noir, well any drop of wine really!