or Connect
New Posts  All Forums:

Posts by Layered Player

unless you go commando your underwear provide enough of a barrier to protect your trousers from all but the most noxious of emanations.   It's pretty much why we developed drawers anyway.
invest in a good steamer and a clothes brush and Bob's yer uncle.
  Windsor was the first knot my father taught me.  That's him as my avatar in about 69/70.   I wear FIH almost exclusively now except for Windsor/spread collar as well for the same reason.
Have always dug Roosters.    Have 4 now and recently thrifted a vintage bow tie that was originally labeled for the Bowdoin Pharmacy in Kennebunk, Maine.  It's size and condition make me think late 60's early 70's.
+1
  My first thought was that he was gonna catch hell for the black shoes.
Just since Feb...have I broken an unwritten rule?
  I get that.    Unfortunately he looks about 12 so to these old eyes it looks like Paul Muni's great-grandson found a trunk in the attic.   I think maybe an approach like Lapo's; take the classic elements of grandpa's wardrobe and add a personal twist would be better suited to him than just a slavish imitation of a period's fashion, especially if the period is a very stylized one like the 1930's.   Again, my opinion.
Tibor,   The suit is gorgeous and well-fit but you've got to get over the whole hat thing, it makes it look costume-y.  And with your diminutive stature it makes you look like an extra from "Bugsy Malone".   My .02
New Posts  All Forums: