About Us

Baryames News and Clothing was established in 1922 in downtown Lansing Michigan. In addition to a Newstand, the store would shine shoes, block hats, press pants and coats. In later years the business branched out into Dry-Cleaning and Men’s Formalwear.  Today Baryames Tuxedo has a Lansing area location that offers the finest quality men’s and boy’s formalwear and suits for rental and sale. Member of IFA with National Fitting Locations for out-of-town groomsmen.

For over 90 years Baryames Tuxedo has been dressing the best looking men in Mid-Michigan. For your dry-cleaning and laundry needs visit Baryames Cleaners.

Baryames Timeline


Picture of Art Baryames, Our Founding Father, immigrated from Greece in 1905.



1980 Art’s son, Chuck Baryames grew the organization into a local chain of stores he was a Graduate of Michigan State University and served in the US army in World War II.


1980 - Present

Katina Baryames owner and operator, graduate of Michigan State University, lives in Haslett with her husband Steve and their dog Beckham.


Company Mascot, Beckham