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post #7396 of 15798
please don't buy that
post #7397 of 15798
please don't buy that
post #7398 of 15798

obvious branding like those gucci stripes on that jacket are worse than ed hardy in my opinion.

post #7399 of 15798
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Originally Posted by Understatement View Post

I want to buy this jacket but not sure about the size. Would be nice if you can help out!
Size 46 fits me exactly like this
http://www.gucci.com/images/ecommerce/styles_new/201305/web_full/171478_XM586_1060_001_web_full.jpg

Do u think this is too small??? Does it look too small on that picture?
The fit is good... the jacket not...
post #7400 of 15798
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Originally Posted by tellure View Post


My 10 Sei 0 Otto size 48 fits quite snug and I have a 37" chest, so assuming they follow most sizing conventions and go up 2" per size, a size 50 would be slim on a 39" chest, and size 52 slim on a 41" chest. If you're 42" I would probably go for a 54.. I know if I was 1" larger my 10 Sei 0 Otto would probably be too tight.

 

on mine the upperarms/shoulders are definetely the most restrictive part. If you work out a lot, I´d size up to 54 if not 52 could work but will be VERY fitted, maybe too much so.

 

3-4 months old sz 52 (between 41 and 42 chest, shoulders about the same)

 

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Edited by daversity - 3/4/13 at 11:06am
post #7401 of 15798

daversity, which jacket of theirs is that?

post #7402 of 15798
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Originally Posted by insomniac341 View Post

daversity, which jacket of theirs is that?

I assume its an older collection f/w, since it was on yoox. (sold out around november)

it has a woolen inner and woolen set ins in the arms.

http://www.yoox.com/de/59127042JL/item?dept=#sts=orders80

 

was kinda a blind buy, since there was nearly no talk about those jackets to be found anywhere .

But I´m pretty happy with it and in europe I would have been able to return for free.

post #7403 of 15798
Anything you dislike or really like about them?

Thanks!
post #7404 of 15798
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Originally Posted by Benesyed View Post

Anything you dislike or really like about them?

Thanks!

I think they are pretty well done. I like the hardware, despite being no Riri, but some italian (raccagni) TF seems to use them.

The lamb on mine is substantial and feels like it could age well, if the woolen set ins last that long.

 

A few things to dislike.

With woolen inner and inserts in arms it is pretty much f/w bound. I´d prefer arm zips over the woolen inserts.

The collar could have done been better. Closed it works well, but I prefer to wear the jacket open and open it tends to lay down instead of standing.

With all the talk going on yoox has them now at nearly double what I paid not on sale, so it will be much harder to get some blach/grey S/S adequate. shog[1].gif

 

my other leathers have brown tones, which are limited in this regard.

 

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post #7405 of 15798
How do the fit of leather pieces from margiela in the 90s contrast from the pieces today?
post #7406 of 15798
there were no men's collections in the '90's. Started in F/W99
post #7407 of 15798
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Originally Posted by impolyt_one View Post

there were no men's collections in the '90's. Started in F/W99

The one I've found for sale is a 1999 and in a size 50, I have a current 5-zip in a size 50 that fits pretty well, would the one from 1999 fit similar?

Thanks for the help
post #7408 of 15798

that one looks really short/cropped, but as intended.  19" zipper, prolly 20" in front.  19" P2P also, but that is might be mis-measured, because 19" on a 50? wtf...

post #7409 of 15798
19" is wrong, it's probably more like 21". The new 5 zips seem to fit a lot slimmer than the old ones.
post #7410 of 15798

From the seller:

 

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the seam to seam chest measurements are truly 19" (or maybe 1/4 or so more).

When folded totally flat, the overall width of the chest measures about 21.5" (54.5 cm).

I'm 5.7, 165lbs. It fits me great, but a taller guy can totally wear it too, it will just fall a little shorter and its obviously meant to be a short, fairly tight fit.

 

Seems like it'd be good for a 48 / slim 50.

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