like them!- looking thru Flusser and others, grey plaid suits get the 007 treatment a lot - white shirt black wool tie linen square thx for the wise words everyone - I'm inclined to agree AF, - beyond 3, as Flusser says, it's reward and risk . but I've seen a few posters here do it well
Hi guise. got a copy of Flusser a couple weeks ago- like his stuff on pattern mixing-some nice pics of Barbera and Agnelli and a few other masters.
I've been experimenting but need some help Preferences?
Ties are Henry Carter 7 fold, Hober Macclesfield and Harvie and Hudson. Squares are Hober Challis. Suit is a Huddersfield POW by Bookster. Shoes Vass Oxblood Old English II +...
Fidel FWIW what I do (results below) is 1. hold the square out flat 2. pinch the dead center between forefinger and thumb 3. pull down the sides so it hangs like a deflated parachute 4. with the other hand grab the bottom and give it a bit of a twist so u get some vertical grooves spiralling down 5. fold vertically in half so u maintain the grooves. This gives u the scalloping effect in the pics. 6. carefully tuck into pocket so the grooves are visible....
Weight, cloth and color up to you and depends on what u want no? but navy's versatile. Cordings makes a decent vest in merino. -Have u considered a sleeveless 'slipover' instead? Easier to get the fit rite. Vests are tricky Me, long-Sam Hober & another guy doin lunch
I am also UK 9-9.5 in EG 82 and UK9.5/European 43.5 in U my feet are not especially wide, so you may be 43.5 sounds like good advice, but it may be tricky to get consistency across different feet/sketching abilities