It is pretty bad, but unfortunately, there's very little you can do about it besides buy a different suit. Sorry, man.
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Styleforum Top Pickspost #9362 of 283277/23/11 at 11:21ampost #9363 of 283277/23/11 at 1:45pmpost #9364 of 283277/23/11 at 3:31pmpost #9365 of 283277/23/11 at 3:55pmpost #9366 of 283277/23/11 at 4:00pmpost #9367 of 283277/23/11 at 5:03pmHello all,
I have been flirting with the idea of getting a suit made for some time now, and I have come across Made to Measure web sites such as Tailor4less.com, ITailor.com, & indochino.com. Has anyone used either one of these companies? What was your experience? Of the 3 which would you use.Also, I am interested in knowing if the quality is good as well as the legitimacy of the companies themselves. Any assistance will be greatly appreciated.post #9368 of 283277/23/11 at 6:14pmpost #9369 of 283277/23/11 at 9:40pmpost #9370 of 283277/23/11 at 10:01pmQuote:Originally Posted by greenrebellion
Dark grey slacks, navy sport coat, burgundy captoe shoes, and pink/light blue shirt....does this combo have any potential to work? Obviously this is a high level question, but if something along these lines will work, it would be very helpful to know.
Could look smashing. I would go with the pink shirt, it ties in the red tones of the shoe. Without that tie in, the burgundy would look out of place in the charcoal and blues, unless you pulled it in some other way, with the stripe of a tie and a burgundy pocket square. However, a tie with a base color of burgundy is simply not working well for that in my mind's eye.
If you wanted to wear the blue shirt, dark brown shoes. Or a different color pant- the burgundy would play off of something warm much better, say a khaki or a rich brown. But either of those radically changes the character of the outfit.
As for tie, navy with red dots could be a good choice.
Basically, pay attention to execution and trust your eye. If you use an unexpected color for the shoes, tie it back in somehow.post #9371 of 283277/24/11 at 12:10ampost #9372 of 283277/24/11 at 9:52ampost #9373 of 283277/24/11 at 11:06ampost #9374 of 283277/24/11 at 1:16pmpost #9375 of 283277/24/11 at 1:20pmQuote:Originally Posted by tipitai
Is this a Grenadine Tie? John Vavartos - Nordstrom Just saw it online and am wondering if it's worth the $57.
Looks to be. Grenadine comes in at least 2 weaves - grossa and fina, if I'm not mistaken. This would be the fina. The cognoscenti seem to prefer the former. Sam Hober makes the very best, and they'll run you about $100 with shipping. Grenadines tie a really nice knot, and you won't see yourself coming and going.
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