• Hi, I am the owner and main administrator of Styleforum. If you find the forum useful and fun, please help support it by buying through the posted links on the forum. Our main, very popular sales thread, where the latest and best sales are listed, are posted HERE

    Purchases made through some of our links earns a commission for the forum and allows us to do the work of maintaining and improving it. Finally, thanks for being a part of this community. We realize that there are many choices today on the internet, and we have all of you to thank for making Styleforum the foremost destination for discussions of menswear.
  • This site contains affiliate links for which Styleforum may be compensated.
  • UNIFORM LA Heavyweight Tees Drop, going on right now.

    Uniform LA's popular heavyweight tees are now restocked, in three styles, so there is something for every style. They are available in three classic colors: white, black, and the heather grey featured here.. These high quality tees are staples that work in every seasons. Check them out here here

    If you have any questions for the designer, please, he is a valued and active member and sponsor of the community, and can be found here

  • STYLE. COMMUNITY. GREAT CLOTHING.

    Bored of counting likes on social networks? At Styleforum, you’ll find rousing discussions that go beyond strings of emojis.

    Click Here to join Styleforum's thousands of style enthusiasts today!

    Styleforum is supported in part by commission earning affiliate links sitewide. Please support us by using them. You may learn more here.

Resource icon

NWT RLBL 38R Drop 7 "Nigel" SB Spring/Summer Suit, Solid Heather Grey, 100% Plain Weave Wool

Jacket Size
  1. S 38US / 48EU
Color
  1. Grey
Universal Size
  1. M
Migrating an old B&S thread to the new forum for the first time. I have reproduced the previous listing text verbatim.

All 28 images uploaded to an album here:
https://www.styleforum.net/media/al...lid-heather-grey-100-plain-weave-wool.736315/

1.jpg
2.jpg
3.jpg
4.jpg
1.jpg
2.jpg
3.jpg
4.jpg
5.jpg
6.jpg
7.jpg
8.jpg
9.jpg
10.jpg
11.jpg
12.jpg
13.jpg
14.jpg
15.jpg
16.jpg
17.jpg
18.jpg
19.jpg
20.jpg


Having just sold this identical suit - see here http://www.styleforum.net/t/524936/...-suit-solid-heather-grey-100-plain-weave-wool - I unexpectedly discovered that I had another in my stock! Therefore I can now offer this identical suit for sale to anyone who missed out on the previous listing :)

I am reproducing the listing text verbatim from the previous thread, however please note that the attached photos are all of the new suit for sale.

RLBL "Nigel" cut suits have proven to be very popular every time I've listed them on the forum - so much so, I wish I had even more than the solitary 38R I am listing here!!

Between July - October 2014 I sold 4 "Nigel" navy sharkskin suits on the forum, see the listing here: http://www.styleforum.net/t/399114/...36r-40r-40s-42r-solid-navy-sharkskin-100-wool.
Then I had two more identical suits earlier this year and they also sold fast: http://www.styleforum.net/t/507998/...its-38r-and-40r-solid-navy-sharkskin-100-wool.

For sale I present a wonderful NWT Spring/Summer Ralph Lauren Black Label suit in the popular size 38R. It's a single breasted notch lapel suit and made according to the specifications of the relatively new RLBL "Nigel" cut. The suit pants are also known as "Nigel" in RLBL terminology (see pictured tag). When compared to the more common "Anthony" cut I have noticed that the shoulders are less padded, and this is borne out by a slightly narrower shoulder measurement (a 38R Anthony would be 18" instead of 17.75"). The Nigel pants have a lower rise than the comparable Anthony pants of the same tagged size. As a result of this the waist measurement appears to be consistently larger than Anthony (since they're intended to be worn lower than the natural waist), but with side tab adjusters allowing for personal adjustment as desired.

Made in Italy by Caruso in a lightweight 100% plain weave wool - solid heather grey (a medium grey). A very breathable fabric indeed! Really a staple addition for your spring/summer business wardrobe. It's rare indeed to find quality solid grey suits for sale on the forum. Even rarer for the suits to be entirely appropriate for wear during the spring/summer months, given that the jacket is half-lined only. Combined with the lightweight nature of the fabric this should help to provide a fair degree of comfort during hot weather.

All the usual styling details found on RLBL suits - precise yet subtle pick stitching on the lapel edges, pocket edges and zip front. Pants are flat front with side tab adjusters and have slanted front pockets and two back pockets with button closure. Included is the RLBL pouch with spare buttons and matching thread, plus tape for use when hemming the pants.

Price is $1100 -> $1000 -> $950 -> $900 shipped CONUS or the EU

Styling Details

  • "Nigel" cut
  • 2 season weight plain weave wool
  • Single breasted notch lapel
  • 2 button
  • Dual rear vents
  • Front darts
  • Flap pockets
  • Fully canvassed
  • Two internal jacket pockets
  • Jacket half lined in viscose
  • Flat front pants w/side tab adjusters
  • Pants lined to the knee
  • Unhemmed pants

Jacket Measurements
  • Shoulder 17.75"
  • P2P 19.5"
  • Waist 18"
  • BOC 29.25"
  • Sleeve 25" (with 1.5" to let out)

Pants Measurements (tagged 31")
  • Waist 33.75"
  • Front Rise 8 5/8"
  • Thigh 12" (measured just below pocket)
  • Knee 8.75"
  • Leg Opening 7 7/8" (unfinished)
  • Like
Reactions: clee1982

Latest updates

  1. Bump

    Bump
  2. Bump

    Bump
  3. Bump

    Bump

Featured Sponsor

Do You Consider Sustainability When Purchasing Clothes?

  • Always - Sustainability is a top priority in all my clothing purchases.

  • Often - I frequently consider sustainability, but it isn't the main factor in my decisions.

  • Rarely - I seldom consider sustainability when purchasing clothes.

  • Never - Sustainability is not a factor I consider in my clothing choices.


Results are only viewable after voting.

Forum statistics

Threads
510,502
Messages
10,620,789
Members
225,266
Latest member
Yo_Im_Blue
Top