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that is superb Claghorn. A fit for to be filed for copying smile.gif

Here´s my monday..


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Agree, not a great fit on that one. If you are a size 38 or slim 40 reg, hope you'll take a look at items I'm selling in bout a week!


Very nice paisley

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I though I'd experiment with a wild tie today just for something different. it's wool challis so I felt it went well with the flannel, if not especially with a suit. I didn't like the PS I paired with it, so that got removed. Oh yes, and winter returned today and we are getting more snow tomorrow, so no linen here yet. :/

 

 

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^ that tie is awesome. And works splendidly in situ.

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Thanks, I suspected you might enjoy it.
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^ that tie is awesome. And works splendidly in situ.
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Originally Posted by Holdfast View Post
 

^ that tie is awesome. And works splendidly in situ.

 

The other day I saw a ferragamo tie with a hunting scene print and instantly thought it was something that you would like haha. 

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I was just wondering, as I heated my lunch, whether my feel for the square was correct or not. So I thought I'd ask here for opinions.  

This is the square I chose, and I chose it because it's a muted madder that I thought fit the dry textures of the flannel and challis, but was silk, so sufficiently different for interest.

 

square! (Click to show)

 

 

 

However, I feel in place it is just too dark and that the fit needs something lighter.

 

Too dark?! (Click to show)

 

 

 

Then I noticed the reverse side of the square and tried that, and I quite like it.

 

Just right?! (Click to show)
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I was just wondering, as I heated my lunch, whether my feel for the square was correct or not. So I thought I'd ask here for opinions.  
This is the square I chose, and I chose it because it's a muted madder that I thought fit the dry textures of the flannel and challis, but was silk, so sufficiently different for interest.
square! (Click to show)



However, I feel in place it is just too dark and that the fit needs something lighter.
Too dark?! (Click to show)



Then I noticed the reverse side of the square and tried that, and I quite like it.
Just right?! (Click to show)

Your hunches are correct IMO. While the reverse side looks better, I would prefer something like a cream silk to pick up on the same color in the tie. Some people don't like cream silk but I think it would look good here. YMMV
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Your hunches are correct IMO. While the reverse side looks better, I would prefer something like a cream silk to pick up on the same color in the tie. Some people don't like cream silk but I think it would look good here. YMMV

Thanks. I thought about cream silk, but I wore that on Friday for the challenge, so eschewed it today. Seems a poor reason for dressing choices when you type it out, though.

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What is this jacket exactly? I have one almost the same. That is, the same material but with flapped patch side pockets and bone colour buttons. It has light blue part lining and striped sleeve lining. I cannot find my jacket anywhere on the net. 

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Thanks. I thought about cream silk, but I wore that on Friday for the challenge, so eschewed it today. Seems a poor reason for dressing choices when you type it out, though.

I've made similar decisions before. Variety is fun. However, I choose suboptimal items when everything else is boring. Ie, I've worn this square already this week so I'm going to select a plain tie so that I can deviate more in the square category.

You already selected your deviation when you picked this tie so IMO keeping the square the same would have been just fine. YMMV
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Zegna

Hober

Borrelli

Ralph Lauren

Brooks Brothers

Allen Edmonds

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Ejay,the colours are very nice, but that jacket has a seriously high buttoning point and a very high gorge..
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Navy suit made of what I believe is called worsted wool in English (?). Tie is light grey with a very small bird pattern (you can see it if you zoom on the last pic).

It was pretty hard to take good pictures under such heavy wind and sun, but I think they turned out good enough. Warning: Spoiler! (Click to show)












Unfortunately, this jacket will not work for you. The shoulders are too wide. Everything else just crumbles down from there. Also, personally, I feel that the shoes are too casual for a navy suit and white shirt combo.
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