Originally Posted by BBC
Second one looks like the best starting place (the vent is opening on the first) and would just need some extra padding in the right dropped shoulder and to have the upper back around the arm holes cleaned up.
Right on the nose!
Looks nice. On the "classic DB trenchcoat" issue, since I am a 44R, I have always found them to be too much coat. I could have bought an authentic Burberry classic for $495 on sale and turned it down. I got tired out just walking around the store in it (all that fabric!) and I have some heavy coats. And they don't fit the same with the lining as without--how could they?
Initially, you must free his grasp. Do so by raising up your hands, crossing them between the forearms and wrists (depending on how close you are) and coming down hard on his forearm/wrist. The heel of the palm to the nose, as suggested, is generally the best strike after.
I have only had my tie grabbed by strippers.
Looks nice. If I did the conversion right, about $1,100+ USD. Seems a little expensive, so if you get it, give it the onceover pretty good so you can determine quality v. price, as the previous poster has noted.
Originally Posted by Bentley
Thanks for all of the advice. This has been really helpful.
I'll let you know what we decide and how the interview goes.
Any other thoughts/suggestions are welcome.
My 24-year old showed up for his interview at a huge outdoor sporting company out west (he moved from NY) in the Polo suit/shirt/tie and AE's I bought him and the first thing the interviewer (male) said was something akin to "great...
Originally Posted by weathernut123
I know...I would have DEFINITELY gone with the 38R instead of 36R, but it wasn't available in that size.
Right now, I'm only hoping that if it fit the model nicely (see pictures above), hopefully, it'll fit me as well.
I'm not going to bother with alterations...if it doesn't fit, back it goes.
+1 on that. Don't bother! Good luck.