WARM WEATHER BLACK TIE

Women: Wear a long gown with white gloves and minimal jewelry.

Men: Wear a white dinner jacket, in a worsted wool, gabardine, linen, or cotton fabric material. Pair this with a white dress shirt, bow tie, a cummerbund, and nice black leather shoes.

When to wear it: Formal events that are held outdoors, such as a cruise line or country club dinners, weddings, and galas.