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HOF: What Are You Wearing Right Now - Part III - Page 4608post #69106 of 787221/22/14 at 1:42pm
Styleforum Top Pickspost #69107 of 787221/22/14 at 2:28pmQuote:Originally Posted by YRR92
I don't see a city/country problem there, CD, though "city/country" is kind of not doing it for me anymore as a major paradigm. It's part of it, but it ain't the be-all-end-all.
I do think those trousers are a shade too dark. A gray in the same shade as the green in the coat would probably sing, or light tan moleskins. Square/tie/shirt/jacket is great -- unistripe oxford, perhaps? The jacket is very Vox.
Thanks, YRR. I was thinking that maybe olive trousers would have worked well if I switched up the socks & tie. Care to expand on the bolded portion?post #69108 of 787221/22/14 at 2:28pmQuote:Originally Posted by upr_crust
From someone with a lot of experience with lighting (incandescent, compact fluorescent, and LED), LED lighting is very white - color balance is best with them. Fluorescent bulbs always give a yellowish cast to photos, and, as I remember, incandescents do the same, to a lesser degree.
Thanks for the information. That's very useful. I've ordered one of these LED bulbs from Amazon, though it's not arrived yet:
Acpost #69109 of 787221/22/14 at 2:51pmpost #69110 of 787221/22/14 at 3:00pmpost #69111 of 787221/22/14 at 3:05pmpost #69112 of 787221/22/14 at 3:13pmpost #69113 of 787221/22/14 at 3:20pmpost #69114 of 787221/22/14 at 3:29pmpost #69115 of 787221/22/14 at 3:30pm
Very cold today. A lot of snow still on the ground. I wore a cardigan for extra warmth and wore it instead of my jacket for most of the day. The vest is new from eBay. I thought it was brown when I bought it, but it appears to be a greenish brown. Or maybe it's just the lighting. I got this jacket back from the tailor. The sleeves are a much better length now.post #69116 of 787221/22/14 at 3:36pmQuote:Originally Posted by An Acute Style
Very cold today. A lot of snow still on the ground. I wore a cardigan for extra warmth and wore it instead of my jacket for most of the day. The vest is new from eBay. I thought it was brown when I bought it, but it appears to be a greenish brown. Or maybe it's just the lighting. I got this jacket back from the tailor. The sleeves are a much better length now.
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Sportcoat fit is nice. The vest/cardigan thing is not doing it for me. Maybe it's because I'm used to seeing corduroy on top of wool as opposed to the other way aroundpost #69117 of 787221/22/14 at 3:50pmQuote:Originally Posted by John Doe
I'm a long time reader of this thread and have only posted a couple of crappy indoor pics in the past. Here are my first decent contributions (photo quality wise) to the thread.
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That fit is very nice and please post more outfits in the futurepost #69118 of 787221/22/14 at 3:53pmQuote:
This is very nice, but I have two quick thoughts: 1) the sleeves on the jacket could be let down a touch; and 2) the quarters on the jacket seem rather open, not sure if that is your preference.
Great job overall!post #69119 of 787221/22/14 at 3:55pmpost #69120 of 787221/22/14 at 3:56pmOriginally Posted by Academic2
Brrr. Uncharacteristically cold today. Dug this out of the back of my closet. Didn't know I had it. Don't know where I got it.
Very nice item to find at the back of the wardrobe! If there's enough material, I'd consider adding turn-ups; I think that heavy-fabric 3pc suits benefit from the visual heft of turn-ups to balance out all that chunk cloth up top.Originally Posted by SeaJen
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Fantastic sport coat, CD. Looks to fit very well.
It's interesting. I agree that it appears to fit very well. However, despite that, I don't actually find it a flattering fit for his build as it appears to make him look hip-heavy. I know SF trends away from a more built-up shoulder - and I don't even know whether this one is padded or not - but I do think a slightly wider and more structured shoulder might balance things out more. More closed fronts and a (slightly) lower buttoning point creating a longer lapel line would also help in this regard. YMMV, based on how you want garments to look.Originally Posted by An Acute Style
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I like this quite a lot; please consider entering it into this week Friday Challenge!
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