After the pandemic derailed ceremonies for the past two years, 2022 is predicted to be the biggest year for weddings in recent memory.
Nearly 2.5 million weddings will take place in the U.S., according to research firm the Wedding Report, which surveyed 2,229 consumers and 283 businesses in photography, planning, venue, entertainment, and attire (among others).
Winter, spring, summer, or fall – whether you have your wedding booked yet or not, don’t put off searching for your perfect look.
From shirts, socks, ties, and trends, Ties.com is here to help make that special day of nuptials as stylish and memorable as possible.
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Wedding Fashion Trends for 2022
While formal black-tie weddings will always be in fashion, 2022 is all about freedom of choice regarding level of formality, colors, type of fabric and fit, and style of accessories.
Grooms, groomsmen, and guests alike should be able to look formal and feel comfortable at the same time.
Three-piece suits and double-breasted jackets are making comebacks this year as are tweed and velour.
To add to traditional black and gray, 2022 could see white, ivory, blue, violet, and brown for color themes and plaid, striped, and paisley designs at the altar.
Winter Wedding Styles
The colder months are perfect not only for a better bet on booking a venue but for a unique chance to wear thicker fabrics like wool and deeper tones like burgundy. Colors in the burgundy/wine family have always projected success, class, and good manners.
This burgundy tie from Elite by Brent Morgan is 100 percent silk and 1000 percent winter wedding class.
Find the way to her heart with the burgundy flying arrows tie. Made of microfiber, this tie can also be worn in the office and at any other formal or casual gathering.
Getting married in December? Try this silk chestnut self-tie bowtie for a traditional seasonal look.
For a flowery flair, add this chrysanthemum wine lapel pin to any winter wedding suit.
These argyle assassin coral socks made of 78 percent cotton, 20 percent nylon, and 2 percent spandex will add a nice comfortable touch to the feet on a winter wedding day.
Spring Wedding Styles
This is the perfect season to get married in 2022. Green hues and floral patterns, both of which symbolize growth and nature, win the day this time of year. Ties.com has the goods to embrace the season of freshness and renewal.
Peter Hayer’s green tea extra long tie will look great with a black or gray suit. It’s made of microfiber and features an incredible satin finish – the perfect sheen for many formal events to come.
For a floral look, Bexley’s olive tie would work great with a lighter fabric while subtly highlighting the spring season.
The celadon green bow tie is so light and satiny, you won’t realize you’re wearing it as you say, “I do!”
A pocket square is a must at weddings. Going with a silky smooth celadon green is a great accent with a variety of suits and ties for the spring season.
Argyle socks in an attractive green, blue, and gray pattern will perfectly round out the springtime wedding experience.
Summer Wedding Styles
At the height of the wedding season, stand out from the crowd in lightweight fabrics and some fabulous options Ties.com has for a warm occasion full of sunshine and love on the beach, in a backyard, or at a traditional church service.
When a man wears a summery color like pink, he is seen as romantic and sweet. And the feather-like shape of a paisley pattern means that he’s ready to take off on a new adventure.
The bridal rose skinny tie is made of silk and is sleek for a summer wedding with a number of suit styles. This tie is the perfect length for any body type and is a great bet to match pink-themed bridal party outfits.
Summer is the ideal time to embrace white/cream/ivory color schemes for that special day. This ivory silk self-tie bow tie is perfect for the groom in a white or black suit and for guests looking for a unique touch.
The Guryon cotton coral extra long tie is available in an attractive darker pink color, and its paisley design is perfect for a summer wedding and user-friendly for the office and future events.
The girls might be carrying the bouquets, but the guys can get in on the summertime flower power with the Aster pink felt lapel pin.
For a fun touch to a white wedding, the XOXO carded cotton cream socks will let everyone know how much love is in the air – and on your feet!
Fall Wedding Styles
When the air cools and the leaves start changing color, fall is a great time to get creative with the wedding attire. This is when tweeds, checks, and plaid suit designs work well with blue tones, dark greens, and earth tones.
Blue is a calm and peaceful color that emulates the clear skies of fall. Blue is also often associated with formal business attire, but Ties.com has options that will make for an uplifting fall wedding day.
Alynn’s classic silver sage tie is a show-stopper in eye-popping solid blue silk with a twill weave that adds a modern flair to any fall wedding.
Spruce up the navy blue approach with Bates’ navy blue cotton self-tie bow tie. This softer pattern is perfect for fall and foreshadows some snuggly nights beside the fire after tying the knot.
Wortham’s extra-long brown cotton tie looks great with a tweed jacket or even without a jacket. A simple off-white shirt and suspenders with this tie will make for a lovely woodsy outdoor fall wedding.
Sticking to earth tones for the fall? Top off the wedding suit with this adorable beige acrylic rustic yarn flower lapel pin.
These carded cotton pale blue striped socks from Virtuoso are a great look for the feet with any black or gray suit and blue accessories.
Black Tie Formal Wedding Styles
No matter what time of year, the formal black-tie wedding will never go out of fashion. Ties.com has several options for those timeless black, gold, or silver color schemes.
A man in a black suit and tie not only projects confidence and power but also elegance, which is why black will remain a classic choice for weddings. The essential black silk skinny tie is just that – essential for a timelessly elegant wedding.
Gold has always been associated with wealth and prosperity but also compassion and wisdom.
Why not have a golden wedding just a notch mellower on the color wheel with Alynn’s champagne silk skinny tie? It’ll make that champagne toast at the reception even more romantic.
Silver is a true stunner for a groom, but it’s also a great choice for guests, as it is subdued and won’t take away from the stars of the show.
This 100 percent silk wedding silver extra long tie will make all the players shine on that special day.
This long stem rose lapel pin – available in gold or silver – will work with any black-tie outfit and remind her of the romance that got it all started.
Add some dots to the formal black-tie attire with these black carded cotton power dots socks, perfect for the wedding or the office.
Whether you already have your wedding booked for 2022 or are searching for that off-season or weekday date to beat the crowds, look to Ties.com for many ways to accessorize your wedding suit 365 days a year.