There are important, awesome days you'll remember forever, but there's really only one day that is truly major—the day of your civil-union ceremony. It's a momentous occasion, and your attire simply must live up to the responsibility. The binding of you and your beloved is an event best spent dressed to the nines, and if you're stumped on how to really turn it out stylishly, you know you can count on us. We've crafted four Perfect Outfits to get you and your Number One downtown and back looking sharp, chic, and incredibly special. Copy these looks, then cover the family albums in photos that will last as long as your new bond—forever.
Black Textured Skinny Suit, $250, available at Topman. Vinne Lace-up Ankle Boot by Swear, $93 (originally $185), available at Opening Ceremony. Men's 8.5Cm Basics Tie by Hugo Boss, $95, available at Amazon. Movado Luno Sport Stainless Steel Watch, $795, available at Saks Fifth Avenue. Oval Onyx Cuff Links, $165, available at Brooks Brothers. Men's Stock Ginseng Biotin Hair Gel, $9.95, available at Drugstore.com.
Halston Heritage Pleated Silk Dress in Rose Gold, $313 (originally $895) available at Bergdorf Goodman. Crystal Starlet Earrings, $35, available at J.Crew. Kate Spade Pearl Bauble Bracelet, $225, available at Kate Spade. Briar heels by DV by Dolce Vita, $88.95, available at Nordstrom. Chanel Rouge COCO Shine in Royallieu, $32, available at Chanel.
Ludlow slim suit pant, $118, available at J. Crew. Nordstrom Smartcare Traditional Fit Herringbone Dress Shirt, $65, available at Nordstrom. Shrine Purple Checks Bow Tie, $53 (originally $75), available at Shrine Haberdashers. Authentic Saddle Oxford, Off-White, by Hush Puppies, $89 (originally $125), available at Lastcall.
Tailored Tuxedo Jacket by Rachel Zoe, $425, available at Cusp. Sub Silky Tie Top, $118, available at French Connection. Glitter and calf hair pumps by Miu Miu, $650, available at Net-A-Porter. Trinity Ring, pricing varies, available at Cartier. Julie Hewett Los Angeles Noir Collection Lipstick in Scarlet, $22.50, available at Amazon. Hanae Mori Butterfly Perfume, $65, available at Sephora.