Here are links to other web sites you may find interesting.

The Broadmoor: The fabulous five-star hotel and resort in Colorado Springs.

The Black Tie Guide: A gentleman's guide to evening dress.

The Ladies page of the Black Tie Guide:  Brief but informative.

Ehow: A fine article with suggestions for ladies. 

Black Tie Etiquette: An Ehow article on etiquette for black (and white) tie affairs.

A History of the Waltz: An article on