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HOF: What Are You Wearing Right Now - Part III - Page 3716post #55727 of 787177/27/13 at 5:58ampost #55728 of 787177/27/13 at 6:06ampost #55729 of 787177/27/13 at 6:49ampost #55730 of 787177/27/13 at 7:07ampost #55731 of 787177/27/13 at 7:19amThanks for all the comments, folks. Point taken on the watch. Time to repair the Seiko. Was surprised about the unanimous preference for socks, but noted.
HF, the tie and PS are black. The stripe on the suit is also black. They also offered it in the same fabric with a light blue stripe.post #55732 of 787177/27/13 at 8:39ampost #55733 of 787177/27/13 at 8:52ampost #55734 of 787177/27/13 at 9:26am
I wore this on Thursday, when the weather and circumstances lined up to make dressing like this an option. Like any good SF-er (dare I say iGent?), I'm sufficiently anti-point collar to avoid them, but now I guess I'm taking a more violent approach: stabbing them.
Feedback is, of course, very welcome. I'm looking to improve.post #55735 of 787177/27/13 at 9:54am
IMO There is nothing to improve on this outfit YRR..
I mean someone could say that they prefer a different PS or tie, but that would just be personal preference.
So you can take this as a compliment from me. I like your stabbed collar a lot..
Oh and my personal preference would be for a white TV fold PS (it is a white shirt)post #55736 of 787177/27/13 at 9:56amWow, that collar pin is glaringly inelegant! Please find something far more subtle to compliment your business attire. The knot of your tie could stand just a tad more work as well but perhaps you prefer it this way. Nice colors all around though.
I probably would have chosen a plain white ps as well.post #55737 of 787177/27/13 at 10:08am
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Shepherd's check is one of my favorite ties. Very 1930s elegant. The color of the shirt is a nice touch too -- reminds me of how the Duke of Windsor wore in a famous photo a dress shirt with the lightest touch of grey in it to coordinate with a silver/grey tie. The effect is quite subtle and unexpected , compared to the more common and higher contrast white shirt (I love white shirts too, but this is a great combination).post #55739 of 787177/27/13 at 10:11ampost #55740 of 787177/27/13 at 10:20am
Thanks very much, Johnboy.Quote:Originally Posted by Ebonyman
Wow, that collar pin is glaringly inelegant! Please find something far more subtle to compliment your business attire. The knot of your tie could stand just a tad more work as well but perhaps you prefer it this way. Nice colors all around though.
I probably would have chosen a plain white ps as well.
Well, it's a blanket pin, not really a collar pin. It was kind of a jury-rig, since I realized I didn't like this collar on its own after I'd put it on. This was an experiment. A better pin is now on the list. The tie knot passed muster in the mirror, but it does look a little sloppy in the picture.
As for the white squares, I wasn't feeling one with the white shirt. If this were actual business attire, I might have gone for white (off-white silk), but I was going to a show in the city.
Monkeyface, I like everything, but I think the club collar would be more at home with a single breasted suit -- though I like club collars and DB suits, so I may end up giving them a shot together one day.
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