Guffey's Formal Wear

Guffey's Formal Wear was founded in 1948, and has been providing quality formal wear, gown preservation, and quality cleaning service to the Effingham Illinois area. 

Gown Preservation

Gown preservation ensures your wedding gown is cleaned, pressed, folded, and placed into a garmet box to withstand the test of times. 

Formal Wear

Choose from a large selection of formal wear for school formals, or that special day. Measurements can be provided or taken by our staff.

Garmet Cleaning

Guffey's has provided over 69 years of quality cleaning services to our community. We provide quality service at competative prices.

Our Services


Guffey's Formal Wear provides quality measurements to ensure your formal wear fits properly.  That's why we provide our quality measurement guarantee . Get measured today for a quality fit.

Tuxedo Rental

Select from our large selection of formal attire online, or visit our store. We have a large selection of men's formal wear in our showroom. 

Dry Cleaning

Guffey's is concerned with your attire and the evironment. We utilize eco-friendly equipment to ensure proper garmet care while preserving our environment. 

Gown Preservation 

Your wedding is important. Preserve your precious memories with our gown preservation. We clean, press, box and preserve your gown to everlast time. Get yours done today, before it's too late.

Frequently Asked Questions:

Absolutely! Measurements can be obtained from any quality seamstress or your formal clothing store. Please ensure they take the following measurements:

1.   Height (with shoes on)
2.   Shirt, Neck, & Sleeve 
3.   Weight
4.   Chest Size
5.   Dress coat size
6.   Waist and Inseam 

You can submit your measurements by phone or webform on our contact us page. Please ensure appropriate time for a response.

Guffey's provides our quality measurement guarantee. Customers are encouraged to get fitted at Guffey's for our quality fit guarantee.  We will take quality measurements, and fit your jacket.

Wedding gowns are best preserved immediately after your wedding. Depending on any stains, we can clean and preserve your wedding dress for lasting memories. 

Guffey's has donated up to $850.00 to school post prom committee's for selecting our formal wear. Each tuxedo rented provides $2.00 back to the post prom committee. Make money for your post prom event by selecting Guffey's Formal Wear.

Select Guffey's for your wedding formal wear needs, and receive the grooms tuxedo for free. Offer is available for a full wedding party that consist of 6 tuxedo rentals. Wedding party members may submit their qualified measurements online.