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Australian Members - Page 4520post #67786 of 679461/29/16 at 11:02pmpost #67787 of 679461/29/16 at 11:04pmQuote:
Indeed I am! Black captoe Gucci's I picked up in Florence a while ago - SF endorsed 60% of the time, 100% of the time.
I'm after a champagne/ creamish coloured tie with minimal to no texture and I'm not having too much luck. I've checked Vanda, KW, HC, Sam Hober, The Hanger Project. Is there anywhere else I could look in Sydney or online?post #67788 of 679461/29/16 at 11:25pmpost #67789 of 679461/30/16 at 4:01ampost #67790 of 679461/30/16 at 5:42ampost #67791 of 679461/30/16 at 5:13pmpost #67792 of 679461/31/16 at 12:06ampost #67793 of 679461/31/16 at 12:35ampost #67794 of 679461/31/16 at 4:49amQuote:
post #67795 of 679461/31/16 at 8:14pmI'm doing a list of things you wear over 30:
- Flip the collar /lapel up.
- Lay jacket down on sold ironing table face down.
- Lightly spray jacket with water.
- Heat up iron. Steam will be handy. .
- Get Ironing Cloth, old clean white cotton T shirt material or shirt material .
- Dampen cloth substantially.
- Lay cloth on top of jacket - underside of lapel - which is now collar /lapels flipped up / or flat.
- Use iron to press lapel down flat - just around top button if it rolls to 3 press around there and a bit above toward collar. Ditto if rolls to 2 or 2/3.
- Press lapel roll flat - ie back against the roll.
- DO NOT iron like a shirt with pressure back and forth or you can stretch and/or shrink wool shape. And put your jacket out of shape.
- Essentially you are pressing the crease out of the lapel.
- Pressing down hard not ironing back and forth.
- On flipping the collar back down normally it should roll to the desired position with a nice natural roll.
- Have to watch the news
- No sneakers
- No fashion watches, dive watches or NATO straps
- No piercings or tattoos
- No bracelets
- No brightly coloured / novelty socks
Anything I missed?post #67796 of 679461/31/16 at 8:21pmQuote:
There are a lot of people out there who totally ignore this list!
However, if you're going to be a grumpy old man (also known as @fxh), you could probably add jeans to the list, too.post #67797 of 679461/31/16 at 8:26pmpost #67798 of 679461/31/16 at 9:00pmpost #67799 of 679461/31/16 at 9:04pmpost #67800 of 679461/31/16 at 10:32pm
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