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Well, I already have the accessories and shoes. My main need other than a tux is for shirts. JC Penny I am a bit wary of buying anything from when it comes to formalwear, seeing as I tend to trust the quality of designer brands. My current tux, which will be too big by October, I wore to the opera. My primary career is in the entertainment industry so I will always have a use for a tuxedo, and in addition I also ballroom dance and I know there are black tie gala events in that circle.
The quality of J. C. Penney's "Stafford" brand is surprisingly good, and you cannot beat the price.
But weight change is also a consideration. If you are still working on losing weight, you'll probably spend less if you rent until you reach your target weight....