Originally Posted by TRINI
This isn't a fair comparison though. If someone was having Chan make a suit and then stitching a Kiton label on it, sure.
A better one would be whether those 'homage' watches are considered replicas or stand alone pieces.
Originally Posted by harvey_birdman
There is a difference between a "style" and a "replica". There's certainly nothing wrong with buying a watch similar in style to a Rolex, but it's vain and ugly to buy a replica Rolex.
A "shirt shoulder" or soft shoulder has no intrinsic quality to it that makes it better or more durable than a padded shoulder.
So why the craze about it?
It's an inherent Neopolitan tailoring trait, so why have a non-neopolitan tailor replicate the look?
Now that's POSING