There are varying rules of etiquette for white dinner jacket attire depending on the type of white dinner jacket you are wearing.
However, no matter the type of jacket, it much be absolutely immaculate with no stains or tears, just like the etiquette concerning a normal black dinner jacket.
Classic Bogart style jacket with shawl lapel The White Tuxedo Jacket Picture Sean Connery as James Bond (or Timothy Dalton or Daniel Craig or whoever your Bond guy is). Make sure your white suit fits very slim; it should not look like a business suit at all. Brown or black loafers finish off this amazing outfit!
To keep the look classy and not trashy, pair your white suit with pastel shirts with pin point collars – anything else (bold colors or crazy patterns) will make it look like you are trying to hard (you are in a white suit, after all; you already have everyone’s attention). : A stylish white suit Men’s Suit Vest As long as I’m educating you on suit etiquette, be it white or any other color, I think it will be handy to include a little blurb about suit vest etiquette.
However, that is just my opinion and not an etiquette rule; some guys may be able to pull it off without any issues.
Something that is an etiquette rule is to ensure your suit vest fits correctly.The same “only wear white between Memorial Day and Labor Day” rule applies when you are wearing a traditional white dinner jacket.Even then, if you do not live in a warm climate, you run the risk of looking a little off.Even having them off a little will cause those to see you to do a double take. Your white tuxedo jacket must, must, must be white. : White Tuxedo in James Bond style The White Suit What if a white dinner jacket isn’t enough for you? You definitely want to be outdoors and not anywhere near a city or office building when sporting your white suit.A white shirt under an ivory jacket is very classic Hollywood (like Bogart in Casablanca). Wearing a white suit shows how stylish you are and everyone with style knows you need a good tailor.For further etiquette rules specific to the different types of jackets, please read below.The Traditional White Dinner Jacket A traditional white dinner jacket is basically a black dinner jacket…in some sort of shade of white.If you have a suit that buttons low, a suit vest can tie the whole outfit together quite nicely; just make sure the color or pattern complements the suit color.If you are wearing a white suit, it is best to skip the suit vest as it gives the whole outfit a more formal look.The white linen suit is a classy, but, very casual look, so wearing it to formal occasions definitely will not work. I will let you in on a secret: these same tips work for women, too!It is best not to wear a tie with this suit, but, if you have to, pick something with a casual pattern. Boys’ White Suits As previously mentioned, it is nearly impossible for grown-ups to keep white pristine, and you want to put it on a little boy?