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Page boy outfit for 18m DS for black tie wedding

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LondonBetti Tue 16-Jun-15 22:25:44

Looking for something nice and comfortable ... ideally not a suit but it's a black tie wedding so maybe he has to wear one? Trying to avoid horrifying the bride with my social etiquette inadequacies ��

Thanks

AuntieStella Tue 16-Jun-15 22:28:13

Surely the bride would choose?

But if she's handed the whole shebang to you, then the safe, trad, posh choice would be a sailor suit.

LettuceLaughton Tue 16-Jun-15 22:28:27

Sailor suit would probably be traditional. wouldn't it? Or maybe a formal white romper.

Have you asked the bride / groom if they'd something in mind?

LadyMaryofDownton Tue 16-Jun-15 22:44:07

Isn't the bride choosing/buying it?

Esp if it's black tie, that means tux/sailor suit which usually means made to measure.

LondonBetti Tue 16-Jun-15 22:48:00

Bride cheerfully opted out of this one as long as he looks 'respectable' ...

LettuceLaughton Tue 16-Jun-15 22:51:03

What sort of budget Betti? Would he need an 12-18 months or 18-24 months, size wise?

LondonBetti Tue 16-Jun-15 22:56:42

Probably 18-24m as he's a little chubb!

Am wary of anything all white, the child is a magnet for dirt.

Pantsalive Wed 17-Jun-15 11:53:32

This one is out of stock but this idea with long shorts and a waistcoat would be quite comfortable whilst looking smart.

Pantsalive Wed 17-Jun-15 11:55:10

Or this, depending on what the fabric was like.

5madthings Wed 17-Jun-15 11:56:42

Have a look at monsoon, we got married in may and I got my boys outfits from thete,comfortable and smart and sweet, also m&S and next.

My youngest and my nephew had a shirt with a little bow tie, velcro up ones and a waistcoat.

Pantsalive Wed 17-Jun-15 11:59:50

Or this one (no. 10) smile

ChilliAndMint Wed 17-Jun-15 12:10:32

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