After waiting 4 weeks for handcrafting, I just received my pair of new gobi's. Unfortunately, right away, I noticed the crease (or a big fold) on the left upper leather. The difference between the left and the right sides are really apparent to me.
Would you just keep the shoes, thinking that w/ more wear, creases will develop naturally? Or would you return the shoes?
You guys have convinced me. Like most of you guys, if I buy something, I want to make sure it's of adequate quality that I would enjoy. Something that I can wear confidently for several years.
Since there are LOTS of resources on getting a decent suit at an affordable price, I will definitely do my research on that, e.g. the ebay route, MTM, etc.
Just wanted to see what others thought. That is all I really haven't had to wear suits once, but maybe that is telling of how much more casual attire is becoming with the new generation. I just didn't like the idea of buying something that I don't want to have, as long as wearing a blazer doesn't offend others. But points well taken.
I need guidance as I face a dilemma.
- I'm a third year medical student in much debt ($200+k), who is interested in dressing well.
- In about 6 months, I will be preparing for residency interviews. So I will need a suit, or appear to have one.
- As a doctor, you never wear a suit at the hospital, since you wear a white coat.
- I'm already poor, and I only have one pair of black PA's so far and am looking hard on ebay for my second pair (burgundy or...