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Yes I've seen it, and yes you could pull it off, at least fabric-wise. The pinstripe is actually the a bit muted due to the weave.The fabric is almost like a hopsack - the mohair makes it stiffer as well. I just purchased a single breasted wool / mohair jacket in the Armoury's own fuller silhouette, and I'm really pleased with how the fabric wears and hangs - it's got some substance without being stiflingly hot.
This is an interesting thread - maybe the first I've read on SF in years
Self defense
I had a lot of failures with my Kahr P40, couldn't really resolve them and came to the conclusion that the 40 round was too much for the engineering of that gun. It was also uncomfortable to practice with, though any small gun is. I'm carrying a Taurus PT 709 now and I really like it (mixed reviews but mine has been flawless) but I'm thinking of trying out one of the Kimber Solo models or a S&W Shield.
I went in a completely different direction then most of you - gained a ton of weight. If you've been here a while you might recall I had lymphoma a few years back, the resulting treatment made me shed some weight. I used the weight loss as an excuse to commission a bespoke wardrobe. This year I once again had health issues - thankfully much less serious, but I still required a couple of courses of steroids for treatment, and I gained a lot of weight. When I was...
Reading this thread I felt compelled to pour out a little malt liquor for the dear departed KitonBrioni
This thread is bringing back that old styleforum feeling .... I am most disappointed to learn Manton is not, in fact, drunk.
I know, though I have to confess I was slightly relieved to see that. I had loaded up the site with credit card in hand.
I'm going to renew my rec for Yardbird on Miami Beach. Went there last week, it's still good.
I stand corrected
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