Knew I was forgetting something!Shirt: Gucci, EthriftTie: Garza fina grenadine, thriftSuit: Bespoke from defunct tailor in Rome, ethriftPS: Random english silk, thrift(not shown) Shoes: Edward Green black captoes, ethrift
Looks good! As YRR92 said, I'd keep it fairly casual, and avoid other checks (I suppose something on a very large scale could still work, but it'd be tricky)
The perfect pairing for something like this IMO would be a donegal, preferably in a light gray.
Went back today to see if this guy had any more Attolinis. Sadly, none were out today, so I had to console myself with... His dinner suit [[SPOILER]] Three J-Press handmade flat front sack suits, even nicer than the ones I picked up yesterday(This one appears to be MTM!) [[SPOILER]] [[SPOILER]] [[SPOILER]] Two of his VERY NICE bespoke pieces from a defunct NYC Tailor, flat fronts with button flies! [[SPOILER]]
One store, one guy. There's more coming out every day. All about a 42 x 36. This guy was a glorious trad!Vintage suits, all of them are handmade 3/2 flat front sacks. J Press charcoal staple Brooks bros makers nailhead (found a patch on the trousers later, oh well) Southwick- this guy had the nicest southwicks I've ever seen! Handmade buttonholes and everyhing. Brooks 346 (but old as hell, so quality is still great) red windowpane plaid And, easily my favorite suit of...
30 minutes left!
Schott A-2 Bomber with removable collar, Size 44
Still under 100!
Zegna Couture shirt, 16.5 x 32
Pure cashmere Incotex summerweight flat front pants!
Loro Piana! 18 x 36
And this maniacal thing from Chipp, size 44!
Really? That's sad... I've approached him before and made deals purely on the basis of "Hey, we both know you can flip this for a lot more than I can, want to buy it off me?" As far as I'm concerned, business is business... Field report today was meh. Ruined Bally leather jacket left me sad. Picked up a pair of inco wool FFs that will need the inseam shortened because of a hole. Not a particularly inspiring day hunting, but it's always a rush just the same!
This. I've done a lot of business with him, always impeccable. I actually don't think he's on SF, but he's got incredibly good taste in clothes, and is enthusiastic when it comes to answering questions about his wares. Sadly, he's also size 36, so he rarely lists anything truly tremendous in my size (though he did sell me my best suit! :D)If you guys remember the Edward Sexton Chalk DB flannel suit I found last year, he bought that off me, did an excellent repair job, and...