Style Savvy by Barbara King, Posted in Naples Daily News June 2014:
Style Savvy - Wedding season is here: What to wear when you aren't the bride or groom - This time of year is very popular for weddings. Many times I get asked, "What does cocktail attire really mean?" or "What is black tie only?" Cocktail attire is wearing an outfit that you would only wear in the evening and not during the day. It is defined as dress up attire for special occasions or holiday parties. It is sometimes called "festival attire" or "black tie." This is where a lot of the confusion lies; especially for men.
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