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Same basic premise as yesterday - PoW check suit, but arguably a bit more formal today.



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Wore this yesterday. Bad hotel corridor lighting, but general idea is there..



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Originally Posted by coxaca View Post

Hi guys,

 

I've been away for a couple of weeks, working like a mofo and then skiing (Southern Hemisphere, innit).

 

Spotted this Canali DB summer jacket in the Sydney boutique, tried it on and asked the assistant to take a snap. What do you think? Seems to fit pretty well right off the rack. From memory I think it's quarter or half canvassed, fairly lightweight. Fabric is a wool-linen-silk blend. Buttons are a beautiful translucent mother-of-pearl.  Please ignore the pants etc as I was wearing them when I walked into the shop.

 

It's really friggin' expensive so I would need a lot of encouragement. Alternatively I suppose I could get a tailor to copy the design, might work out a bit cheaper.

 

Feedback please.

 

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 Looks good. If it's comfortable and doesn't feel too tight I'd say "Yes!". A lot of DBs look "boxy" on people. This doesn't.

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Pingson that's great- your fits always look good to me

coxaca DB looks fine

DC-  very nice mix of textures

 

 

shirt is sky blue

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 Nice! icon_gu_b_slayer[1].gifI have a jacket kind of like that I found at a thrift that I need to get altered.  

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Vintage MTM
Finamore
Vanda
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The hated jacket returns!

 

 

 

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From the other day..

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Tweed already?

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If it is any comfort, it looks much less busy from a distance that what it does up close. I'm actually warming to the idea of a grey checked odd jacket, even if common SF wisdom suggest that they are useless. Wear it with charcoal flannels (another object of SF hatred) for a perfect pair nod[1].gif
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Tweed already?

 

If it's cold, why not?

 

Mornings are cool enough for tweed here already, though the rest of the day is still pretty warm...

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Originally Posted by Pingson View Post


I'm actually warming to the idea of a grey checked odd jacket, even if common SF wisdom suggest that they are useless.

 

I don't care what anyone says, I like it! lol

 

I've decided that, although I appreciate SF wisdom, I really don't mind if I go against it occasionally.

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Originally Posted by RDiaz View Post

 

If it's cold, why not?

 

Mornings are cool enough for tweed here already, though the rest of the day is still pretty warm...

 

I'm not hating. I think it's great. I just wish the same was true for where I live. I chose today's fit because it's supposed to be 35 degrees (celsius) here and I needed something reasonably cool.

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Tweed already?

Linen blend.
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Originally Posted by gnatty8 View Post


Linen blend.

 

Really? Most unexpected! I usually associate herringbone with tweed, especially in that color. Either way, nice jacket.

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Linen blend.

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Originally Posted by Pingson View Post

Thanks! That is one awesome jacket Pliny (details?) and it work great with the light grey trousers. I've been looking at that tie too t Ed's site biggrin.gif. My only minor critique is that I wish the tie was tied a little bit shorter - to the top of the belt or there about.

Definitely get the tie. I bought the brown and the navy blue version as well...wearing the navy today. Easily two of my favorite ties.
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Sorry, lol
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