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Best Places To Rent A Tux In Pittsburgh

Tuxedo rentals are a good option for men who do not wear them regularly. They are a must wear for any formal event - weddings, proms, black tie events, etc. Typically, a reservation can be made a few weeks in advance, but for proms, weddings and any formal occasions, it is best to reserve a tux at least a month in advance. When you choose the place to rent a tuxedo, the shop can provide you with additional tailoring and alteration services to get the perfect fit. Make sure you know when the tux needs to be returned as often this is the next day. Here are some places in the Pittsburgh area to rent tuxedos.

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Minh in Stitches
2101 Greentree Road, Suite B-105
Pittsburgh, PA 15220
(412) 520-0004

Minh in Stitches provides tuxedo rentals, alterations and dry cleaning to help customers prepare for their event. The friendly staff is available to assist with choosing a tuxedo six days a week. The owner Minh was trained in her native country of Vietnam and has been in business since 1996. Although it remains in the the South Hills area of Pittsburgh, it has relocated recently to the Scott Towne Center. She is able to help pick out a tuxedo and provide any needed alterations.

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Top Hat Tuxedo
933 Freeport Road
Pittsburgh, PA 15238
(412) 782-2450

Top Hat Tuxedo has been serving the Pittsburgh area for over 30 years and has tuxedos available to rent or purchase. The shop's mission is to provide superior service and do whatever possible for customer satisfaction. Top Hat's warehouse is located in Pittsburgh so it strives to accommodate any last-minute needs. It has a free out-of-town measurement network to accommodate customers arriving to Pittsburgh for any formal wear event. Top Hat Tuxedo is located in the Fox Chapel area of Pittsburgh and is open seven days a week.

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Valotta's Tuxedo
4050 Brownsville Road
Pittsburgh, PA 15227
(412) 882-4800

Valotta's Tuxedo offers tuxedo rentals, sales and alterations to help men dress for their formal event. This shop has been in business since 1977 and has two locations in the Pittsburgh area - one in the North Hills at Hampton Plaza and one in the South Hills at Brentwood Towne Square. It is open six days a week and by appointment on Sunday. Tailoring is available at its locations to accommodate customers and achieve the perfect fit for the formal occasion.

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Liberty Formals
3104 Banksville Road
Pittsburgh, PA 15216
(412) 561-2202

Liberty Formals can provide tuxedos for your formal event of any kind. It has selections of European styles available and is celebrating 50 years of service in 2014. Promotions of sales and specials are being offered for the celebration year. Liberty displays over 20 complete tuxedos in its store. The expert and knowledgeable staff is available to ensure the proper fit and cut of tuxedos.

Michelangelo's Tailoring and Tuxedos
Penn Hills Shopping Center
11659 Penn Hills Drive
Pittsburgh, PA 15235
(412) 242-5446

Michelangelo's Tailoring and Tuxedos carries traditional to modern tuxedos. Alteration services are provided to ensure that your tuxedo is ready on time for the event. This clothing company has been in business since 1993 in the Penn Hills area of Pittsburgh. The advertised tuxedo rental price includes a complete tuxedo rental, and shoes are also available at the location.  

Diane Straka is a freelance writer whose work can be found on

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