Journal

“Just show up.” There was a time when this was the extent of a groom’s responsibility, when the planners were all women; brides and mothers-of-the-bride whose simple advice to the groom was to be there on time, clean and sober. Watch a few black and white...

The Velvet Tux or Tux Jacket is this year’s answer to texture for men. Featured lately on many red carpets and online forums including GQ, velvet has definitely been making a retro comeback. Velvet can be mixed with black or navy for a fool proof...

Mr. Derk would like to thank the Edmonton-based, family-owned franchise Bunches Flowers for supplying the floral arrangements for this article. The boutonnière is a graceful accessory, one that should be worn more commonly than the odd summer wedding. They offer an intriguing juxtaposition to a...