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post #31 of 14948
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Originally Posted by sartort View Post
This is the equivalent of a SF "Arms race". The shoe damage and watch damage threads qualify as well. But that's like comparing Navys. This is taking into account the entire armed forces.

Here are a couple more:



post #32 of 14948
After swearing to the baby Jesus that I would not buy anything more this year since I have more clothes than two men can wear, this week I bought a taupe coloured French cuff shirt -- because I didn't own a taupe French cuffed shirt -- and a pair of jeans. No pics, my sister has my digital camera. Oh, and a bunch of Moleskine notebooks if that counts... I need an intervention.
post #33 of 14948
I think we should keep this a per month only (the current month).. * other than teh last 2 months I have not shopped for a while.. August Suit - Powder grey w cloud blue & mocha POW. Rolling 3B SB notched lapel. Fine Super Merino wool Super 120's (Herringbone) Suit - Slate-grey w silver window pane. Rolling 3B SB notched lapel. Fine Super Merino wool Super 120's (Herringbone) Suit - Mid blue shark skin. Rolling 3B SB notched lapel. Fine Super Merino wool Super 120's (Herringbone) Suit - Navy w white bead-stripe. Rolling 3B SB notched lapel. Fine Super Merino wool Super 120's (Herringbone) Suit - Deep blue. Rolling 3B SB notched lapel. Fine Super Merino wool Super 120's (Herringbone) Vest - 4B 'quilted puffer' style. Plaid, carbon background with grey, white, orange & black plaid. (CARHARTT) Tie - Sand silk knit w navy ivory woven tail (Zegna) F/wear - lace-up - Dark Brown. Whole-cut with medallion pattern. Antique calf leather ("Weymouth" C&J Hand Grades) F/wear - lace-up - Dark brown. Cap-toe. Antique calf leather ("Audley" C&J Hand Grades) F/wear - lace-up - Polo brown. Cap-toe. Reverse Suede ("Belgrave" C&J Hand Grades) September To date: Sports Coat - Navy rolling 3B SB with. Cashmere (Brunello Cucinelli) Shirt - White & baby blue bengal stripe (2 mm) BD. Cotton. Barrel cuff/double button (Brunello Cucinelli) Shirt - Ivory. Linen. Barrel cuff/double button (Brunello Cucinelli) Tie - Navy w red horizontal weave silk knit w navy ivory woven tail (Zegna) Tie - Navy w red horizontal weave cotton knit (Narrow) Bow-tie - Blue w fine vertical silver stripes (Herringbone) Bow-tie - Blue w thick vertical silver stripes (Herringbone) Bow-tie - Rust w blue rings (RLBL) Bow-tie - Chocolate w random geometric flower patterns in blue, purple & saffron (BK) Bow-tie - Blue w random geometric flower patterns in blue, purple & saffron (BK) Polo - Navy. Cotton mesh (RL) Pants - Aqua blue. Cotton (Incotex) Pants - Orange. Cotton/linen (L. Borelli) Socks - Navy with random ecru & blue hoops (Pantharella) Socks - Navy with mico-mini tulips in light blue & white (Pantharella) Socks - Grey with mico-dots in light blue & white (Pantharella) Socks - Grey with mico-dots in light brown & white (Pantharella) Socks - Brown heather with mico-dots in light blue & white (Pantharella) Socks - Brown heather with pin stripes in light blue & grey (Pantharella) Socks - Chalk grey with light blue & white random blocks in stripes (?) (Pantharella) Socks - Grey with light blue single argyle pattern (?) (Pantharella) F/wear - lace-up - Chestnut. Cap-toe. Antique calf ("Belgrave" C&J Hand Grades) F/wear - lace-up - Tan. Brogue. Antique calf ("Clifford" C&J Hand Grades) F/wear - lace-up - Chocolate. Brogue. Last 82. Calf ("Beaulieu" Edward Green) F/wear - loafer - Dark chocolate "driver" loafer style with signature rubber "gommini" sole. Calf leather (Tod's) Boots - Chocolate brogue ("Stow" Trickers) Braces - Royal purple "box cloth" & white cat-gut tabs (Albert Thurston - thank you EthanDESU!) Braces - Navy ribon (Albert Thurston) PS - Pink w random baby blue paisley & geometric flowers (?) with hand rolled edges. Silk (Kiton) PS - White w random baby pink & blue geometric flowers (?) with hand rolled edges. Silk (Kiton) PS - White w random baby blue paisley with hand rolled edges. Silk (Kiton) PS - Burgundy w random lavender 4 square cubes with hand rolled edges. Silk (RT) PS - Olive, khanki & lime geometric pattern with hand rolled edges. Silk (RT) Hat - Olive Panama "Trilby". Straw ("Nash" - Helen Kaminski) Hat - Sand Panama "Trilby". Straw ("Long Island" - Akubra) & 2 Bottega Venetta leather bracelets with silver ID tag (one in tan & the other in black) from B&S formy 2 favourite girls.. They are going to get the following engraved "Property of Guido"!
post #34 of 14948


What do you do and how can I get into it?
post #35 of 14948
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Originally Posted by redgrail View Post


What do you do and how can I get into it?

+1. And that's just from one month!
post #36 of 14948
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Originally Posted by gorgekko View Post
After swearing to the baby Jesus that I would not buy anything more this year since I have more clothes than two men can wear, this week I bought a taupe coloured French cuff shirt -- because I didn't own a taupe French cuffed shirt -- and a pair of jeans. No pics, my sister has my digital camera.

Oh, and a bunch of Moleskine notebooks if that counts...

I need an intervention.

Me too brother!!!! In the past two weeks I've ordered:

1 MTM suit
1 MTM sport coat
2 MTM trousers
5 MTM dress shirts
1 pair of Rider boots



Edit: oh and 2 pairs of cufflinks.
post #37 of 14948
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Originally Posted by Phat Guido View Post
I think we should keep this a per month only (the current month)..
* other than teh last 2 months I have not shopped for a while..

August
Suit - Powder grey w cloud blue & mocha POW. Rolling 3B SB notched lapel. Fine Super Merino wool Super 120's (Herringbone)
Suit - Slate-grey w silver window pane. Rolling 3B SB notched lapel. Fine Super Merino wool Super 120's (Herringbone)
Suit - Mid blue shark skin. Rolling 3B SB notched lapel. Fine Super Merino wool Super 120's (Herringbone)
Suit - Navy w white bead-stripe. Rolling 3B SB notched lapel. Fine Super Merino wool Super 120's (Herringbone)
Suit - Deep blue. Rolling 3B SB notched lapel. Fine Super Merino wool Super 120's (Herringbone)
Vest - 4B 'quilted puffer' style. Plaid, carbon background with grey, white, orange & black plaid. (CARHARTT)
Tie - Sand silk knit w navy ivory woven tail (Zegna)
F/wear - lace-up - Dark Brown. Whole-cut with medallion pattern. Antique calf leather ("Weymouth" C&J Hand Grades)
F/wear - lace-up - Dark brown. Cap-toe. Antique calf leather ("Audley" C&J Hand Grades)
F/wear - lace-up - Polo brown. Cap-toe. Reverse Suede ("Belgrave" C&J Hand Grades)

September To date:
Sports Coat - Navy rolling 3B SB with. Cashmere (Brunello Cucinelli)
Shirt - White & baby blue bengal stripe (2 mm) BD. Cotton. Barrel cuff/double button (Brunello Cucinelli)
Shirt - Ivory. Linen. Barrel cuff/double button (Brunello Cucinelli)
Tie - Navy w red horizontal weave silk knit w navy ivory woven tail (Zegna)
Tie - Navy w red horizontal weave cotton knit (Narrow)
Bow-tie - Blue w fine vertical silver stripes (Herringbone)
Bow-tie - Blue w thick vertical silver stripes (Herringbone)
Bow-tie - Rust w blue rings (RLBL)
Bow-tie - Chocolate w random geometric flower patterns in blue, purple & saffron (BK)
Bow-tie - Blue w random geometric flower patterns in blue, purple & saffron (BK)
Polo - Navy. Cotton mesh (RL)
Pants - Aqua blue. Cotton (Incotex)
Pants - Orange. Cotton/linen (L. Borelli)
Socks - Navy with random ecru & blue hoops (Pantharella)
Socks - Navy with mico-mini tulips in light blue & white (Pantharella)
Socks - Grey with mico-dots in light blue & white (Pantharella)
Socks - Grey with mico-dots in light brown & white (Pantharella)
Socks - Brown heather with mico-dots in light blue & white (Pantharella)
Socks - Brown heather with pin stripes in light blue & grey (Pantharella)
Socks - Chalk grey with light blue & white random blocks in stripes (?) (Pantharella)
Socks - Grey with light blue single argyle pattern (?) (Pantharella)
F/wear - lace-up - Chestnut. Cap-toe. Antique calf ("Belgrave" C&J Hand Grades)
F/wear - lace-up - Tan. Brogue. Antique calf ("Clifford" C&J Hand Grades)
F/wear - lace-up - Chocolate. Brogue. Last 82. Calf ("Beaulieu" Edward Green)
F/wear - loafer - Dark chocolate "driver" loafer style with signature rubber "gommini" sole. Calf leather (Tod's)
Boots - Chocolate brogue ("Stow" Trickers)
Braces - Royal purple "box cloth" & white cat-gut tabs (Albert Thurston - thank you EthanDESU!)
Braces - Navy ribon (Albert Thurston)
PS - Pink w random baby blue paisley & geometric flowers (?) with hand rolled edges. Silk (Kiton)
PS - White w random baby pink & blue geometric flowers (?) with hand rolled edges. Silk (Kiton)
PS - White w random baby blue paisley with hand rolled edges. Silk (Kiton)
PS - Burgundy w random lavender 4 square cubes with hand rolled edges. Silk (RT)
PS - Olive, khanki & lime geometric pattern with hand rolled edges. Silk (RT)
Hat - Olive Panama "Trilby". Straw ("Nash" - Helen Kaminski)
Hat - Sand Panama "Trilby". Straw ("Long Island" - Akubra)

& 2 Bottega Venetta leather bracelets with silver ID tag (one in tan & the other in black) from B&S formy 2 favourite girls.. They are going to get the following engraved "Property of Guido"!

NICE- hehe- what about the Alfa? Or is that not new?
post #38 of 14948
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Originally Posted by redgrail View Post


What do you do and how can I get into it?

+1! I'm definitely in the wrong line of work.
post #39 of 14948
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Originally Posted by redgrail View Post


What do you do and how can I get into it?
- Senior Executive for a Professional Services company that specialises in strategy for the worlds top 10 ITC vendors. I look after our 3rd largest account for Asia Pacific.

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Originally Posted by Nataku View Post
+1. And that's just from one month!
- like I said, I haven't shopped for clothes for a while - also I am very black & white, so when I change I do it properly..
- correction, I consume watches not collect! last one was the Panerai 233J

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Originally Posted by Cary Grant View Post
NICE- hehe- what about the Alfa? Or is that not new?
- I bought the Alfa for my 38th last year..
- this year I bought the Panerai 233J
post #40 of 14948
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Originally Posted by bbaquiran View Post
+1! I'm definitely in the wrong line of work.

And me!

But it is never too late!
post #41 of 14948
I bought some stuff as well

tan C&J model Hurst.
tan Moreschi loafers.
darkbrown aged leather Pantofola d'Oro 1930's ankleboots (replica's of high soccerboots)

dark brown suede cafe racer jacket by Preview milano
steel grey pow check wool & cashmere double breasted overcoat by J. Lindeberg

blue pique cotton Paul Smith cardigan
brown grey cashmere cotton sweater by Paul Smith
zipper vest by Aeronautica Militare

5 shirts by italian makers that are quite unknown, maybe Piombo is known by the SF community?
4 lacoste poloshirts darkblue mediumblue lightblue and black

khaki pants by Zegna and Burberry

blue unlined cotton micro rib jacket maker unknown but with spalla camicia
a couple of breuer ties for 10 euros a piece

and a black face Meistersinger 1Z

I am most happy with my Gaggia espresso machine though. I am a coffee addict and I know it.
post #42 of 14948
My recent purchases are:
Borrelli Suede wingtips in chocolate brown
Santoni black split toes
Campanile black monks
Campanile brown split toe monks
3 Turnbull and Asser ties ($1.61 each, haha)
5 Altea knit silk ties (these are amazing, found at The Rack for $15.00 in CA)
Burnett Suit (made by Boglioli)
Marbitex calvery twills from Ed
6 Gherardi shirts (Yoox)
Pino Borrellio shirt.

I am on a shoe freeze for a while.
post #43 of 14948
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Originally Posted by Phat Guido View Post

August
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& 2 Bottega Venetta leather bracelets with silver ID tag (one in tan & the other in black) from B&S formy 2 favourite girls.. They are going to get the following engraved "Property of Guido"!

pure understatement.




i wonder why you did not buy any scent? (<- new smiley!)

(no offense, you can stand it...)

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Originally Posted by Flieger View Post
darkbrown aged leather Pantofola d'Oro 1930's ankleboots (replica's of high soccerboots)

dark brown suede cafe racer jacket by Preview milano
steel grey pow check wool & cashmere double breasted overcoat by J. Lindeberg

blue pique cotton Paul Smith cardigan
brown grey cashmere cotton sweater by Paul Smith
zipper vest by Aeronautica Militare

5 shirts by italian makers that are quite unknown, maybe Piombo is known by the SF community?
4 lacoste poloshirts darkblue mediumblue lightblue and black

khaki pants by Zegna and Burberry

this reads like a big yoox shopping trip...true?
post #44 of 14948
Just a few hours ago these velvet friends arrived from Adrian Herring. It's good to be the king http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QGAgu6zI9v0
post #45 of 14948
Like i have said before, those Churchs slippers are stunning.
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