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Ask A Question, Get An Answer... - Post All Quick Questions Here - Page 1120post #16786 of 285128/15/12 at 3:52am
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Those are basting threads and come out very easily with a seam ripper. Whether you remove them is up to you.
Edited by KObalto - 8/15/12 at 11:35ampost #16788 of 285128/15/12 at 6:14ampost #16789 of 285128/15/12 at 6:48ampost #16790 of 285128/15/12 at 8:33am^they are rayban, shouldn't be hard to find which
Buying a new suit soon, want the lapel on the thinner side. Will a 3.25" tie be too big?
I'm thinking it may be. One of the suits I'm looking at, jcrew ludlow http://www.jcrew.com/mens_category/suiting/allludlowsuits/PRDOVR~41794/41794.jsp
even in the pictures that tie looks a bit big, and it seems to be on the slimmer sidepost #16791 of 285128/15/12 at 9:02ampost #16792 of 285128/15/12 at 11:33amQuote:Originally Posted by Sanguis Mortuum
Depends how much spare fabric is there. The fact that there are cuffs means there's more fabric than if there wasn't, providing that you don't mind losing the cuffs, although as much as 3" might not be possible even then, that's quite a lot. I wouldn't count on there being enough to let them out that much unless the seller specifically confirms that there is.
Seller told me there is .5" - 1" of spare in addition to the cuff. I'm thinking about letting the cuff out and trying a fake/french cuff. From what I've read, there isn't a noticable difference as long as it is done correctly.
Unfortunatley cuffs are a must because they are pleated pants.post #16793 of 285128/15/12 at 11:36ampost #16794 of 285128/15/12 at 1:23pmpost #16795 of 285128/15/12 at 1:27pmpost #16796 of 285128/15/12 at 1:36pmpost #16797 of 285128/15/12 at 2:53pmpost #16798 of 285128/15/12 at 2:53pmpost #16799 of 285128/15/12 at 3:01pmpost #16800 of 285128/15/12 at 6:33pmThoughts on an Italian style suit, made of navy shark skin wool super 150s, peak lapel with a ticket pocket.
Not sure if all these features go together, I love the peak lapel but not sure if a ticket pocket would look off or not. I'm looking for a versatile suit with this effort, since I have the choice to omit or add details as it will be MTM. Any thoughts appreciated.
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