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HOF: What Are You Wearing Right Now - Part III - Page 2922post #43817 of 787171/23/13 at 7:57amQuote:Originally Posted by in stitches
well, i have 2 pairs. before i explain further please everyone do not laugh at my fatness.
i too have a stomach, and "athletic" thighs. i got one pair in a size 38, that is my normal pants size, which i took out a tiny tiny bit, and i got another pair in dark gray in a size 40, that i had to take in at the waist about an inch and a half.
they both now fit the same in the waist, and although maybe the 38 technically fits me better, and looks great in pics, they really dont feel that awesome on my fat thighs and crotch area. the 40s however, look almost exactly the same, maybe dont look quite as nice in pics as the 38s, but feel so much better and are really really comfy. i would say if you are a little bigger in the gut/thighs, you are better off sizing up and then having a tailor take them in, and even maybe trim the width a tad if you want. just my experience.
No one's gonna laugh, at least not me - I'm about the same size at just 5'7"
What you mention is what I usually do on my RTW pants, and that is one of the reasons my trousers are so full; my waist is 36 inches, but I have to buy a size 38/40 so the darned things will fit around the lower stomach (front butt, others might say) and hips. Everything I found in that size (that I like) comes with huge legs, and I can't find any RTW dress trousers with a slim profile (again, that I like) around here; so that's why I ask. BB Milanos look slim without going overboard; too slim would look as bad, if not worse, than full legs. However, after taxes and customs, I'm not sure BB trousers would be cheaper than my MTM's, so I have a dilemma... on top of that, my weight isn't stable lately and I fear I may waste my money.
But in any case, thanks a lot for the infopost #43818 of 787171/23/13 at 8:01ampost #43819 of 787171/23/13 at 8:06ampost #43820 of 787171/23/13 at 8:07ampost #43821 of 787171/23/13 at 8:19ampost #43822 of 787171/23/13 at 8:32ampost #43823 of 787171/23/13 at 8:38amQuote:Originally Posted by in stitches
Warning: Spoiler! (Click to show)
Seriously, this looks great. Please tell us how long you hovered over the "Submit" button before clicking that bad boy? First face shot and all...I'm placing the over/under at 47 seconds.post #43824 of 787171/23/13 at 9:19amQuote:
lol, indeed it is.
the tie. yeah, its awesome attolini.
from STF. still have one.
http://www.shopthefinest.com/p-10054-cesare-attolini-brown-tie.aspxQuote:Originally Posted by UncleCozy
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AlfUwSuzu9EQuote:Originally Posted by Caustic Man
lol, its a yarmulke, not a fez, and i can barely see it in the pic. i love that steely dan song BTW.
lol, nor i. might be my first and last.
thanks, i am old. 30.Quote:
its the internet. very srs business. and my face looks like a huge fat ballon when i smile.
you should. its an awesome SC. you are a moron for not letting me proxy that for you.Quote:
thanks. i do generally like a slightly lower stance, but i think this one is still ok.Quote:
thanks!! it took me more time to copy the link into the text box. once i mentally was ready, and i copied it, i did not hover over submit. like ripping of a bad-aid.post #43825 of 787171/23/13 at 9:23amQuote:Originally Posted by RDiaz
No one's gonna laugh, at least not me - I'm about the same size at just 5'7" Warning: Spoiler! (Click to show)What you mention is what I usually do on my RTW pants, and that is one of the reasons my trousers are so full; my waist is 36 inches, but I have to buy a size 38/40 so the darned things will fit around the lower stomach (front butt, others might say) and hips. Everything I found in that size (that I like) comes with huge legs, and I can't find any RTW dress trousers with a slim profile (again, that I like) around here; so that's why I ask. BB Milanos look slim without going overboard; too slim would look as bad, if not worse, than full legs. However, after taxes and customs, I'm not sure BB trousers would be cheaper than my MTM's, so I have a dilemma... on top of that, my weight isn't stable lately and I fear I may waste my money.But in any case, thanks a lot for the info
i would say to give em a try, they really are great pants.you can always return them.
it was my pleasure, glad to help.post #43826 of 787171/23/13 at 9:24ampost #43827 of 787171/23/13 at 9:27amQuote:Originally Posted by in stitches
the tie. yeah, its awesome attolini.
from STF. still have one.
Bought!post #43828 of 787171/23/13 at 9:31ampost #43829 of 787171/23/13 at 9:53ampost #43830 of 787171/23/13 at 9:54am
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