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Originally Posted by 0b5cur1ty View Post
Lovely shoes and generally nice fit, but:

Something I have often noticed about your fits - your suit trousers are not particularly slim-cut, yet you have the trousers cut really short. I've seen this less-than-no-break style look OK on very slim-cut suit trousers (a colleague of mine sports it and gets away with it) but in your case I can't help feeling a modicum of break would be a huge improvement.

Thanks.

This was NDW's suit at one point. He has shorter arms and legs than I do. I did not have the sleeves or the hem of the pants done. These actually fall a little lower normally, but I had the adjusters cranked in to hold them up a bit more. I am not a fan of the break, although sometimes I have some (usually where I asked for none, and got some anyway. ). I do get your point though.

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Originally Posted by spoozy View Post
Simple, elegant, yet with details springing to the eye. Well done!



Thanks, Spoozy.

Mike
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Originally Posted by Holdfast View Post
(Coppola pic taken from this pretty cool blog post by Le Noeud Papillon shop. A blog that does exactly what it says on the tin.)

On the bat wing versus butterfly wing bow tie- see Roger Moore and Sean Connery on that blog. Note Roger's shirt ruffles.
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Originally Posted by barims View Post
Nutty, in a 1960s way, but still a step too far

Spoozy, this is sig-worthy for you.
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Originally Posted by SpooPoker View Post




Great! Minus the shoes I would've gone wings and some purp or grey socks.
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Originally Posted by barims View Post
Blurry cameraphone photography is what we're having today:



The tie was slightly adjusted afterwards


I don't know how else to say this, but.....

everything about this looks bad.
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I see what you did there
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FRIDAY CHALLENGE

This one's for you Mr. Spoo.

But first a few disclaimers.

1. I'm a rookie so my "A" game may be more of a "C-" game, please don't hold it against me. It's my first MTM so I think it fits best of all the suits I have.

2. Manton, before you even start, I do not own any decent shoes with laces. I blew my load on these Zegna Couture loafers before I knew enough about shoes. Untill I can afford another pair this is what I am working with.

3. Whnay, I'm not a big photo guy my only camera that can upload is my phone. Too add, my wife can only handle taking so many photos that all look the same to her, she is still getting used to my affair with SF. Please therefore forgive the photo quality.

4. For some reason, maybe the way I'm standing the jacket sleeves seem to look a tad longer than they are IRL.

5. I am including some fit pics and some close ups that better represent the true colors of the items. Per the advise of a certain member here I did not wear a PS, but I put some pics of it in as I would like to know if you guys think it's a good look with this outfit.

So, Mr. Spoo if you think these are up to snuff please include them in the challenge, if not hopefully it will be worth the post for the feedback. Cheers.

Warning: Spoiler! (Click to show)








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Originally Posted by UrbanComposition View Post
I see what you did there

wut?
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Originally Posted by citizenshame View Post
I don't know how else to say this, but.....

everything about this looks bad.

false
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FRIDAY CHALLENGE



I don't have any good green ties or I would have worn one of em. :P

Also Spoo, I'll throw in that I actually like the outfit everyone was calling too busy. Love the pattern on those trousers, and deets on the tie?

edit: Opinions on my new tie above? Got it today, not sure if it's too busy but I like the pattern. From afar it looks pretty cool, imo.
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Originally Posted by barims View Post
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A purple safari jacket?? Yes please
The orange cords are truly shining, yet i love them. And the work pretty well with garnments which´s textures are not smooth as silk.


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The sun is already out here, so i guess brightness is fine. Sorry to hear that you didn´t like the shoes, i dare say they are outstanding, therefore i love ´em

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Well, i credit it to my inaptitude to properly speak/understand English: although i suppose Barim´s comment wasn´t snarky, i don´t get the joke.
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^ Like it? PM me

Miele?
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Originally Posted by in stitches View Post
FRIDAY CHALLENGE

You are included. I think this looks very nice.

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Originally Posted by Navi View Post
Also Spoo, I'll throw in that I actually like the outfit everyone was calling too busy. Love the pattern on those trousers, and deets on the tie?

Thanks - the tie was an unlined Kiton wool.

Also, yours was an entry today, right? Can you edit your post to include "Friday Challenge" in it so I can include you if it was?
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Originally Posted by porcelain monkey View Post
Three-day business trip: One suit, three shirts, three ties, one pair of shoes, and a bonus of a pair of boots bought on the trip.

Day one:


Day two:


Day three:


The suit:


The shoes:


And my favorite, the New Boots:

Love the boots! What are they?
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