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HOF: What Are You Wearing Right Now - Part III - Page 2500post #37486 of 7872410/14/12 at 6:54pm
Styleforum Top Pickspost #37487 of 7872410/14/12 at 7:01pmsugarbutch
"Happy birthday! You wear it well"
"enjoy your birthday."
"Love how the socks pick up the tie and suspenders. Great! Happy birthday!"
"Happy birthday; sure you'll get better service on the strength of that stripe alone!"
"Great throughout! Would've added some pink colour to get the tie to blend in more - still, great job"
"Happy birthday, crusty!"
"You will probably be the best-dressed man at Daniel...and that is saying something...Happy Birthday!"
"Happy Natal Day! Sharp "banker" stripes! Impeccably shined shoes."
"looks great! Happy Bday!"
"Happy Birthday! And if I look as good at 57, I'll be quite happy."
"Well done, enjoy the tasting menu"
Thanks SF (a new me)
"Happy birthday, and you look great."
"Happy B-Day? Are you comfortable with the jacket length?"
"Have a great day, upr_crust. Nice ensemble, too "
"Happy Birthday Upr_Crust, have a great day!"
Thank you gentlemen, one and all, for the comments and birthday good wishes. For the record, the second suit that I bought from New & Lingwood was a short, not a regular, as this one was, Owen Meany, so maybe the jacket is a little long (I'm 5' 9", down from 5' 10" at my tallest). As for dinner, I made do with the regular 3-course menu at Daniel, which was quite enough food, thanks, and an excellent bottle of Vouvray. As for the suit's appearance, wearing that suit gets me a lot of attention from sales staff in every emporium on Madison or Fifth Ave., from Brooks to Barney's - a very useful thing, at times.post #37488 of 7872410/14/12 at 9:01pmpost #37489 of 7872410/14/12 at 9:13pmpost #37490 of 7872410/14/12 at 9:21pmpost #37491 of 7872410/14/12 at 10:22pmQuote:Originally Posted by codeman92190
This is the first post that I have seen of yours, so I'm not sure if someone has commented to this effect already, but I really love your mix of traditional, respectable clothing and indecorous tattoo placement. I think that sort of dichotomy has a lot of potential from an aesthetic standpoint, and you take full advantage of that and do it well. Obviously, the majority of the people on this forum are not in any social position to attempt that look (myself included), and some may still be opposed to it, but I think if you have already staked your claim on your patch of society, you have managed to do it while looking your best.
On a somewhat unrelated note, are you familiar with the band Bayside? Maybe it's just the neck tattoos, but you remind me of the singer, Anthony Raneri.
I thank you for the very kind words.
I must admit I have only started to dress like this recently as I have more passionately started getting involved purchasing tailored artisanal clothing. I got all of my work done a few years ago when I was more involved in the music scene we had here, playing in bands etc. When it comes down to it. I always don't "see" my tattoos so to speak. I am so use to them and people around me who have them that I see past them.
But I can see with a lot of people that that is the first thing they usually notice. I am not saying that is a bad thing, different strokes for different folks.
I am very familiar with the band Bayside, but this is the first time I have been compared to Anthony Raneri.post #37492 of 7872410/15/12 at 12:00ampost #37493 of 7872410/15/12 at 12:59ampost #37494 of 7872410/15/12 at 1:21ampost #37495 of 7872410/15/12 at 3:31amQuote:
At least you prob hate Juve as much as I do...I forgive you...
Thanks, its a vintage H&S from the 1970's...picked it up from GShen before Vanda.Quote:Originally Posted by Pingson
Can't decide whether the navy trousers work here or not. I know a lot of people claim that navy trousers are far less versatile than one might think, and I'm starting to see that they actually have a point. For this fit, mid-grey or brown trousers would probably work as well or even better. But then again, this is nitpicking (jacket is awesome though )
I think the fact that this is a tweed makes it easier. I had a pair of odd navy trousers, wore them one time before having a suit finished, now i wear that much more often.Quote:
Happy belated birthday! I hope I look as good when I'm 47.post #37496 of 7872410/15/12 at 3:53ampost #37497 of 7872410/15/12 at 4:01am
Not sure about the shirt (not because I know anything, just my personal preference..). Love everything else.Quote:Originally Posted by Maciek
Hi all, this is the last fitting of my new jacket.... Warning: Spoiler! (Click to show)post #37498 of 7872410/15/12 at 4:08ampost #37499 of 7872410/15/12 at 4:11am
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