to many people's expectation, not a dress
that is worn in the morning.
It is a very formal attire
, originally designed for daytime
wear during a wedding
. However, it now is acceptable protocol
for evening weddings as well. The morning coat attire gives men a turn-of-the-century
appearance. It is comprise
d of either a black or gray coat with matching gray and black striped pants
, a pearl gray or light gray vest, gray and black striped four-in-hand tie
) or ascot
tie, and either a collared or wing collar shirt
. The coat is designed as either a "Cutaway
" with tails or a "Stroller
" without tails.