I liked the addition of the hat...
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I'd echo the comments of others that a more tapered leg would probably suit the truncated length better. Or at least, confirm its deliberateness to others. Mind you, sockless loafers does that anyway.
The whole discussion about trouser length - and more generally SF's attention to detail in this regard - reminds me of a description I read in a book the other day, of an unfortunate chap with OCD. I found the relevant excerpt online (couldn't copy paste for some reason, so took a screenshot instead):
A cautionary tale to avoid worrying about these things too much...!
I like that you're asking this question of people.
The first example of WAYWRN?
The accountant who created the first book of fashion:
I was going to post that link myself, though I guessed someone would beat me to it. It's interesting, isn't it! And a lot more time-consuming to do it that way than a quick snap, crop & upload!
Lucky Monday; had my annual check-up at the dentist, and all remains A-OK. All the more reason to grin: