Originally Posted by Quadcammer
be careful with the tweeds. something like a herringbone blazer from jcrew or something (like a ludlow fit) is ok, but a full on donegal or harris tweed with the elbow patches and...
Originally Posted by cptjeff
You've never seen a jersey knit sweater? Not all that uncommon.
Odds are, the vibe you would get would be similar to an old varsity sweater. Not a bad vibe, but I'd prefer it as...
Originally Posted by Mingthemerciles
Is a light blue shirt + a blue suit going to look right at a formal event?
Formal as in black tie, or formal as in wear a suit and tie? Blue suit as in navy blue, or...
Originally Posted by Svenn
What are your guys' opinions on the knit then? Everything else being equal was it passable as suiting?
I would worry about it sending a '70s, poly knit lesuire suit vibe, but since...
There's a part of me that wants to pretend I'm "too cool" for this, but that part of me is a jerk.
I'm at film school. I'm young. I dress like an old guy. I'm here after a while spent on a different menswear forum.
Since I'm currently (nearly) 20 and in college, I may as well jump in here.
This is a thread full of pretty good advice, but I will suggest making sure your sportcoat choices are more casual ones. A navy blazer, for example,...