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 three Lansing area locations and 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. Picture of Chuck Baryames, Graduate of Michigan State University, 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