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whnay.'s good taste thread - Page 614post #9196 of 141226/17/13 at 10:26ampost #9197 of 141226/17/13 at 10:29ampost #9198 of 141226/17/13 at 10:31amQuote:
Yup, thanks for the suggestion. 9.5 is what I was thinking of shooting for, but 9 may be just enough. These look massive because I'm a quite short dude at 5'7", and the pose somewhat makes them look even wider. Since I asked for extended shoulders on this jacket I wanted the lapels to be wider as well - but clearly went overboard, which is worsened by the messed up measurement...
I measured them like this (and so does my tailor):
Next commission will come with 10.5cm lapels, but that's because they are peak lapels (seersucker DB).
Edited by RDiaz - 6/17/13 at 10:50ampost #9199 of 141226/17/13 at 3:59pmpost #9200 of 141226/17/13 at 4:00pmpost #9201 of 141226/17/13 at 5:06pmpost #9202 of 141226/17/13 at 5:09pmpost #9203 of 141226/17/13 at 5:20pmpost #9204 of 141226/17/13 at 5:26pmpost #9205 of 141226/17/13 at 6:41pmpost #9206 of 141226/17/13 at 8:57pmQuote:
A man of my what?
Hmmm, I can't see the pic, but I really wish there was a solid seersucker in the books he showed me - would have picked it in a second. If I could wear linen I'd even have picked solid blue over any seersucker. But I'm afraid I had to choose between blue and white or pink and white stripes, and seersucker is the only fabric I can tolerate at 30ºC and above, so...
Still trying to get my tailor to acquire some more summer books. He's got pretty much every fall/winter H&S book available, but only a few spring/summer ones.
Anyways, If I can pull the stripes off half as well as Will does, I'll be very happy
Edited by RDiaz - 6/17/13 at 11:14pmpost #9207 of 141226/17/13 at 9:16pmpost #9208 of 141226/18/13 at 12:12ampost #9209 of 141226/18/13 at 12:51ampost #9210 of 141226/18/13 at 1:20am
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