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There is a lot of unnecessary derailment on this thread, would it not be better to discuss morning wear on a separate thread or the wedding attire thread? This was a specific thread for discussing current state of black tie, what we see out there and what we do ourself.
I would guess corrected grain
Albini has a nice version but it comes in a darker colour then the SG one. However, the last time I was at Piccolo shirting merchant in Naples (where I bought my Albini length a couple of years ago) he was having a finisher dying/washing the Albini Chambray in different shades, and one closely re-assebled the SG colour. Albini is obviously 100% cotton and the fuzzyiness is minimal
I would just get a white shirt, you will have use for both shirts in the future, but the one you currently have, although not ideal, could still work.The ties of mine I have posted are either silver/blue or white/blue combos, which i see as ideal in your colour scheme.
The Duke of Windsor bottle green corduroy dinner Jacket (I believe it had a U cut waistcoat in the same material)
I would not do the grenadine, too dark on that suit especially for your own wedding. The plaid was a good idea, but also slightly dark in the example posted. I would look for a silver/blue houndstooth or plaid, or even a more solid jacquard silver tie. The shirts is a light enough sky blue but dark navy suit plus navy tie with red dots, is not a good look for your own wedding (the usual message about looking at pictures later.Edit: In buying a tie for your wedding I do not...
Indeed, I almost hate the slim trousers of my mohair suit. I recently asked my tailor to cut me a pair in those same fabric but in a full cut with pleats...
The Duke of Windsor had many jackets with turnback cuffs, including several odd dinner suits (e.g. lord of isle green tartan dinner suit). Prince Charles also spot some form time to time
CMT 2 pieces suit 1500. CMT overcoat 1500. Suit fabric 200-400 euro. Coat fabric 300-700 euro average and upwards (15,000 for Vicuña)
in general an overcoat would cost in the same region as a two piece suit CMT (excluding fabric)
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