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A bit of fun for my Cities class today - this class is on Manhattan in the 1920s and 30s, so the outfit has various nods to the period although it's not strictly accurate. Bold patterned, heavyweight 3-piece suit (the lapels would have been significantly wider in the 30s of course), reproduction needle-collar shirt with pin (and sleeve garters) and actual period enamel cufflinks, fedora, pocket watch & chain. Oh, and close shave with moustache only. In sepia, of...
 I've seen this same photo (not different photos of the same dress - the same photo on the same website) on three different screens, in different lighting conditions, and I've seen three different combinations, ranging from white and gold to blue and black. So I can't tell whether it's the contextual lighting or the screen / colour processing settings of the computers, but one thing I am certain of is that it's not (solely) an issue of human optical or neurological...
 Unfortunately, it's more of a partner-initiated ban...
 It's not - Sugarbutch knows what he's talking about and he's being straight with you. There are no redeeming features to that jacket. And indeed, in general, you seem to be wearing things that don't fit you. This is a common process for people who come here - many of us have been shocked by how badly we were dressing. The right response is not to be defensive, but to take this constructive criticism on board and do something about it.
I wish I had gone it on that order now, especially since I have been banned from buying any more fabric this year...
 I"m Braddocks's biggest fan, but there is certainly something not quite right about the collar. Whether it's 'bubbling' (which would a strcutural / manufacturing defect) or simply some kind of temporary wrinking (not the end of the world), I don't think it's possible to tell from the photo.
 Looks fantastic. I won't get a chance to have another fitting of my version until the end of March when I'm back in London...
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 Yes, and further I might add
  I am merely suggesting that you change your style. Because it is not working. Because, if you are really intending to help people, you are not succeeding.  
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