Originally Posted by Sebastian
You think so?
I like the notch lapel on the waistcoat of country suits.
And if you can pull off a 3 piece Donegal tweed suit with patch pockets, I don't think a small lapel on the waistcoat will make you look "costume-y". ;-)
I fear that the notch lapel on the waistcoat may become the proverbial hair that broke the camel's back. But shawl lapels would look very good, even though they might be considered slightly less correct. The incorrectness would reduce the costume/fuddy-duddy factor.