According to the Emily Post Institute, business-casual attire in dark or muted colors is most appropriate for a wake. Dark gray, navy blue or black suits are appropriate for men. W...
What to wear to a funeral and what to wear to a wake are similar but not
necessarily the same thing. These two services, both conducted to honor the life
What to wear: What's most important is to convey the somberness of the event,
which can be accomplished with toned-down clothing in “dark neutrals, like navy,
Apr 20, 2009 ... For a wake, it has been traditional for a long time to wear black. Wearing black to
wake has been going on for hundreds of years, but that ...
How to Attend the Wake of Someone You Didn't Know Well. ... You don't have to
wear black, but this isn't the time to wear the wildest, brightest thing you own.
A Catholic wake is also known as a Catholic viewing. This event ... Men should
wear dress shoes, dress pants, dress shirt and tie and a suit jacket or blazer.
My friend died suddenly last Friday (on my birthday) Her wake or viewing of the
body is on Wednesday. What does one wear? Should I just ...
Aug 16, 2010 ... Let the following be a wake up call on how to attend wakes, funerals, and ...
Wearing jeans or the same clothes you would wear to a back-yard ...
So today I have to go to a wake and then tomorrow I have a funeral and I have no
clue what to wear. A few years ago I would have been able to ...
Jul 25, 2010 ... Attending a wake can often times be a very difficult thing to endure, and
sometimes figuring out what to wear is the very last thing on your mind, ...