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We are going to be cruising to Alaska beginning Sept. 8 out of San Francisco. My question is, should my DH take his white dinner jacket to wear the first formal night? This is when he always wears it when in warm climate. I know white is for more warm climate. He does wear his tuxedo for the last formal night. Thinking seriously of just taking blazer and tie instead of white dinner jacket since we are going to be in cooler climate. Need opinions, thank you.........
If your husband owns a tuxedo (black dinner jacket), that would be the preferred option in Alaska in September. If not, he can get away with the white dinner jacket even though it's technically out of season after Labor Day.
A blazer is "informal" so it's NEVER appropriate for a "formal" evening.