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Long suits?

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by MysticAura, Oct 10, 2006.

  1. MysticAura

    MysticAura Well-Known Member

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    Hey guys,

    Recently, I saw some long suits for sale. Think a suit jacket but it comes to about the upper knees with pants to match. I've seen variations in pinstripes and black/navy. What are these suits for? Are they formal wear? They are definetly not overcoats - far too light and thin.

    What would you wear something like this to? They're very slim fitting, super suppressed waist. I was quite impressed but never tried it on.
     
  2. A Harris

    A Harris Well-Known Member

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    They are for for pimps. Put it back on the rack and back away slowly [​IMG]
     
  3. grimslade

    grimslade Well-Known Member

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    They are for for pimps. Put it back on the rack and back away slowly [​IMG]


    Unless, of course, you happen to be a pimp...

    [​IMG]
     
  4. acidboy

    acidboy Well-Known Member

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    or will soon be drafted in the nba...
     
  5. Newton

    Newton Well-Known Member

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    or will soon be drafted in the nba...

    So I'm not the only person who has noticed that!

    Here in Australia we see little of the NBA. But we watched as Andrew Bogut got taken as #1 draft pick by the Bucks (it was all over the news) and the suits were all just horrible.

    To the OP. Long suits as you mentioned, should never be worn or contemplated.

    Although to be fair, there are far more uses than 'just' pimps. Gangster movies perhaps?
     

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