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That's just fucking terrible, you magnificent bastard.

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(and thanks)
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A perverse lifestyle is one way of getting them fistbump.gif
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Taking notes...
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Overall, this is more than presentable; in fact, I like it quite a bit. The only problem that stuck out immediately is the length of your pants -- they look too short.

They are longer than they appear in this photo; they're stuck on the socks.
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His pants look spot on, certainly not too short.

Sorry to disappoint. confused.gif
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They are longer than they appear in this photo; they're stuck on the socks.
Sorry to disappoint. confused.gif

Nah, I figured they were riding up or stuck on something, so they're probably the right length.

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They are longer than they appear in this photo; they're stuck on the socks.

The issue is now resolved to everyone's satisfaction.

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Butler I admire your trouser cuffs. I did not intend on nitpicking.
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@clapeyron: nice! What's your handicap?

 

 

very much like my current relationship status :-/

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Suit: Beckett & Robb

Shirt: Luxire pique cotton

Pocket square: Zegna (from eHaberdasher)

Tie: Carlo Franco unlined 7 fold.

Watch: Beijing Watch Factory BeiHai
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Suit: Beckett & Robb


Shirt: Luxire pique cotton

Pocket square: Zegna (from eHaberdasher)

Tie: Carlo Franco unlined 7 fold.

Watch: Beijing Watch Factory BeiHai

 

mentioned this in the b&r thread...i do like the suit and i particularly like the fabric.  however, i vote no to the shirt, tie and ps together, and the tie knot could also use a little form...in fact, i don't like the tie at all after seeing the close up photo (which suggests why you did pair that ps). 


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very much like my current relationship status :-/


German?

 

Swinging?

 

Pathetic?

 

Well organized?

 

You like your handicap like you like your coffee?

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very much like my current relationship status :-/

 

ambiguity, ftw!

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very much like my current relationship status :-/

You don't have one? Very high? Single digits? biggrin.gif
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Thanks again for all the feedback. A better collar pin is on the list, but you know, when I put on that shirt, I thought it was lame and insipid. With the pin, it's either better than the boring point collar, or interestingly terrible -- either of which is an improvement.

 

Here's today's rig, complete with the only way I can think of to wear a french blue shirt without looking like hell. Long day in linen, thus the wrinkles.

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Suit: Beckett & Robb
 

 

 

 

Youone good looking dude, Kai.  PS has to go IMO. 'One of those.. 'if it looks like Donald Trump would wear it, don't' situations. Suit's awsm.

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Watch: Beijing Watch Factory BeiHai

 

Lovin' the timepiece. The gold-plated sword batons and onion crown are desirable details. Vintage, or re-issue?

 

I'm a Sea-Gull aficionado myself. Tianjin's finest. Here's a modern classic I picked up at their Shanghai boutique a few months back:

 

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Subsequently passed this one to my brother in an attempt to rid his wrist of a truly ghastly "calculator watch" he's been disgracing himself with for the past fifteen years. I might go back to the boutique today to pick up a replacement.

 

And here's my other Sea-Gull, this one sporting the Venus 174 chrono movement they acquired back in the 60s, with added in-house date/moonphase module:

 

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Sorry about the wrinkles - I 'll be 65 in November cheers.gif
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Hey, rock the wrinkles. I'm just making a 100% well-intentioned grooming suggestion which a man with your obvious self-assurance can take or leave as you see fit. 
 
Besides, you may notice my very deliberate choice of wording: "stern", not "old". Direct sunlight makes everyone squint, but if you were walking around like that indoors all day, it might scare the children.
 
Trying to look younger than one's real age is lame. But looking good for one's age is the very essence of style.
 
 
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agreed. that was a pretty odd comment if i may say so myself.

 

I think your reaction is odder than my comment.

 

People are way too precious about stuff like this. It's just another med, people. Orders of magnitude safer than aspirin or paracetamol (go and look up the therapeutic-to-toxic ratios if you don't believe me.) Wears off after a few months. Just another weapon in the styling armamentarium of the modern male.

 

Besides, I would never recommend something I don't use myself. mwink[1].gif

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