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http://www.ralphlauren.com/product/index.jsp?productId=29309296


Question: Do you think this RLBL Anthony suit is appropriate for job interviews? More specifically, medicine residency interviews?
I realize pinstrips may not be ideal but perhaps they are subtle enough here?
Coincidentally, I'll likely be going with the exact same color shirt and tie.
Edited by imhotep - 8/24/14 at 11:53pm
post #28532 of 28693
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Originally Posted by imhotep View Post

Question: Do you think this RLBL Anthony suit is appropriate for job interviews? More specifically, medicine residency interviews?

It's fine.
post #28533 of 28693
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Originally Posted by Veremund View Post

It's fine.

+1
post #28534 of 28693
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Originally Posted by cptjeff View Post

I wasn't referring to availability, I was referring to what people actually wear. Casual suits may be available (though certainly a lot less available than in decades past), but it's rare to see people wearing them.

Having trouble following your point here. The man was looking for things that will work with the suede shoes he selected. You're saying he shouldn't wear a more casual suit because you think not enough other people are wearing casual suits?
Edited by CruzAzul - 8/25/14 at 9:57am
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Originally Posted by imhotep View Post





http://www.ralphlauren.com/product/index.jsp?productId=29309296


Question: Do you think this RLBL Anthony suit is appropriate for job interviews? More specifically, medicine residency interviews?
I realize pinstrips may not be ideal but perhaps they are subtle enough here?
Coincidentally, I'll likely be going with the exact same color shirt and tie.

I think if you haven't bought it yet, a more versatile suit would be desirable.
post #28536 of 28693
Anyone know what designer made Seth Meyers tuxedo on the Emmy's?
post #28537 of 28693

Is wool in twill considered conservative? ie. in comparison with herringbone, hopsack. Presumably sharkskin is more conservative.

post #28538 of 28693

Are we talking about a plain worsted that happens to be in a twill weave (as many conservative-to-the-bone worsteds are) or some kind of cloth with a clearly visible twill weave?

 

I'd say a clearly visible twill would be... weird. I've never seen a really pronounced one in a suiting weight.

 

But a plain worsted in a twill is more conservative than a sharkskin, because it's plainer.

post #28539 of 28693

I meant this: http://www.dugdalebros.com/online-shop/english-and-town-classics-bunch-134/9462/

 

Which I thought was quite conservative, but wasn't sure. Not sure how it ranks against sharksin and say birdseye.

post #28540 of 28693

More conservative. Sharkskin and birdseye are semi-solids, that's a solid.

post #28541 of 28693
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Originally Posted by CruzAzul View Post

Having trouble following your point here. The man was looking for things that will work with the suede shoes he selected. You're saying he shouldn't wear a more casual suit because you think not enough other people are wearing casual suits?

He's debating whether or not to buy the shoes, not the other stuff. I presume he already owns the suit and the black jeans mentioned, so telling him that, 'yeah, they would go great with this other thing you don't own', while true, is beside the point and not really useful. My point is that the suit he owns is likely a fairly formal one- and given the black jeans, it's probably a good bet that the suit is black as well, making those shoes a doubly bad idea.
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About to grab a pair of Carmina 80105 on the Simpson last. I typically wear all of my pants pretty fitted and the leg openings are 12.5" wide. They just fit over my boots but I am concerned that they won't overlap the Carminas naturally like they do my boots, and thus bunch up. Does anyone have any idea what the narrowest leg opening is that I could pull off with these shoes? Are there any lasts or brands that are more suited to a fitted pant?

 

Thanks!

post #28543 of 28693
I'm planning to buy my next pair of shoes in brown. Should i get semi-brogue with medallion or full-brogue wingtip?

I really can't decide.
post #28544 of 28693
Depends on their intended usage. For me a full brogue is more versatile as you can wear it casually, too, unlike a cap toe.
post #28545 of 28693

What the heck are these called? 

 

 

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