There come occasions in every one’s life where formal wear must be worn. But, with so many menswear and women’s’ wear brands available in the market, one is spoilt for choice, yet uncertain which to choose for that special occasion, be it for the Prom Night, a wedding, an office party or any other formal occasion. However, certain brands such as Louis Philippe, Raymond, Allen Solley, Manzoni and Notting Hill stand out from the crowd.
Louis Philippe was the first formal wear international brand to be launched in India in 1989, and is one of the leading Indian premium menswear brand, capturing a 20% share in the market. Recognised as one of the best known formal wear brand in India, Louis Philippe is elegantly classy and addresses the needs of today’s style conscious Indian male.
Rated as one of the world’s premiere manufacturers of fine grade woollen suiting for over 80-years, Raymond’s pure wools and wool blended with camel hair, cashmere, angora, polyester, linen and silk are popular amongst the Indian men looking for stylish formal wear.
Allen Solley formal wear is all about attitude, personality and standing out from the crowd. With a women’s’ wear range in formal wear also, Allen Solly has redefined the Indian womenswear market with its international styling and fit.
Manzoni, a luxurious lifestyle brand offers discerning customers super premium range of formal menswear in shirts, suits, trousers, jackets, ties and leather accessories. With an Italian silhouette, superbly constructed and excellent drape, Manzoni formal wear with its clean-cut looks is popular amongst those on the lookout for the best in formal wear.
Notting Hill known for style and originality is a popular formal wear brand amongst fashion conscious young professionals.
Among the world’s best known formal wear designs is Ralph Lauren, with its classic designer suits that offer many different levels of labels and the style options. Brooks Brothers also deliver a classic line in formal wear suits in a variety of colours, allowing one to mix and match ties and shirts for a bit of colour. In styles that suit all occasions, their three button black suit can also be purchased in either navy or charcoal.
Calvin Klein offers a great simple black suit, pinstriped suit, including a tuxedo coat worn with a black tie. Then thee is Hugo Boss and Giorgio Armani offering simple and classic cut suits, or you can opt for John Varvatos for a funky modern style suit.
Most important of all is that the suit you select should match your personality and make you feel good about yourself. Adding accessories such as ties and cufflinks helps add colour and style preventing men’s’ formal wear from bordering on the boring!