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Poll Results: Who best executed a non-SF-approved look today? Keep in mind the parameters outlined in the first post below.

Poll expired: Apr 29, 2013  
  • 7% (5)
    upr_crust
  • 6% (4)
    RDiaz
  • 34% (22)
    DerekS
  • 3% (2)
    Thin White Duke
  • 15% (10)
    in stitches
  • 7% (5)
    aravenel
  • 0% (0)
    SharplyTailored
  • 9% (6)
    sugarbutch
  • 9% (6)
    Holdfast
  • 6% (4)
    unbelragazzo
64 Total Votes  
post #16 of 164
Thread Starter 
And don't bring any of that OCBD mess to this party, noobs. Spread-collar, French-cuffed in luxe fabrics are the ticket to victory.
post #17 of 164
Thread Starter 
Fold that silk, bitches.
post #18 of 164
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Originally Posted by sugarbutch View Post

And don't bring any of that OCBD mess to this party, noobs. Spread-collar, French-cuffed in luxe fabrics are the ticket to victory.

 

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Originally Posted by sugarbutch View Post

Fold that silk, bitches.


 Thumbs down on both comments...biggrin.gif

post #19 of 164
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I don't want to aid the opposition too much, but dark-gray trousers paired with a light, subtle glen check SC will raise the level of disapproval to expert levels.

Heads would, quite literally, explode.
post #20 of 164
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I don't want to aid the opposition too much, but dark-gray trousers paired with a light, subtle glen check SC will raise the level of disapproval to expert levels.

i have dark gray trou, but sadly no check SC that works with the reddish tie. frown.gif

i will triple down on red though.
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And don't bring any of that OCBD mess to this party, noobs. Spread-collar, French-cuffed in luxe fabrics are the ticket to victory.

i have spread collar, but no FC.
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Originally Posted by sugarbutch View Post

Fold that silk, bitches.

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post #21 of 164
And the fun begins . . . .

Blazer & trousers - BB
Shirt - Ike Behar
Tie - PRL
Cufflinks - Penhaligon's
PS - no name brand
Boots - Cheaney, via Harrod's


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post #22 of 164

Is the idea to look as good as possible given the restrictions, or to be as un-SF-approved as possible?

post #23 of 164

post #24 of 164
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Originally Posted by Septimus View Post

Is the idea to look as good as possible given the restrictions, or to be as un-SF-approved as possible?

Either or both, I believe - I think that the challenge is an exercise in being transgressive, but seeing also how well one can look, even when not following "the rules".
post #25 of 164
im in....



Suitsupply jacket, Charvet white shirt, Sam Hober maroon challis wool tie, McNairy fuck off square, JCrew bowery wool trous, John Lobb Towcesters in BLACK museum calf.

Happy Friday!
post #26 of 164
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Is the idea to look as good as possible given the restrictions, or to be as un-SF-approved as possible?

looking as good as possible is always part of this. wink.gif
post #27 of 164
Thread Starter 
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Is the idea to look as good as possible given the restrictions, or to be as un-SF-approved as possible?

The challenge of the Challenge is to figure out what you think will appeal most to the voters.
post #28 of 164
very nice entries thus far! icon_gu_b_slayer[1].gif
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Originally Posted by Septimus View Post

Is the idea to look as good as possible given the restrictions, or to be as un-SF-approved as possible?

preferably the former, though the the latter is always interesting. having fun is what its all about.
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Originally Posted by sugarbutch View Post

The challenge of the Challenge is to figure out what you think will appeal most to the voters.

oh, right. this.
post #29 of 164
Thanks to whoever it was who gave me one vote last week!biggrin.gif

Here's this week's effort -



(tie got a bit loose ...)





Saint George's day was this week!

post #30 of 164
RED, RED, RED





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