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Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by gdl203, Aug 15, 2013.

  1. unbelragazzo

    unbelragazzo Jewfro Dubiously Honored

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    @lawyerdad Looks great. Unbutton that top button on the Formosa SC though!
     


  2. Kid Nickels

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    I was kinda wondering that as well but I don't know the jacket… why a 3 button?
     


  3. lawyerdad

    lawyerdad Stylish Dinosaur

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    Agreed, thanks. I was following my tailor's suggestion to button it the first few wearings to soften the roll and forgot to unbutton it for the first photo.
     
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  4. unbelragazzo

    unbelragazzo Jewfro Dubiously Honored

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    3 button-roll-2 is a very common type of jacket in Naples.
     


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    unbelragazzo Jewfro Dubiously Honored

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    Shoulders look really great though.
     


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    That I know. I guess I didn't recognize because of the fact it was actually buttoned! :embar:
     


  7. lawyerdad

    lawyerdad Stylish Dinosaur

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    Yeah, you can't even tell they're totally uneven (mine, not the coat's) from a poorly healed broken collar bone and general bad posture. :)
     


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    Very nice Lawyerdad! And thanks a lot for sharing some pictures! That S&C scarf is insane.
     


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    conceptual 4est The Classic Gentleman is Back

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    No restock planned for the spring on that color IIRC, but stick with a 42 in Buttero sneakers, not 41
     


  10. FrankCowperwood

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    @lawyerdad That all looks very very good.

    What did you have your tailor do with the Formosa jacket?

    Agree that the shoulders look terrific and the shape through the body looks nice.

    What is this Schneider lambswool jacket? Did I miss something?

    And OS jacket :fistbump: :nodding:
     


  11. gdl203

    gdl203 Affiliate Vendor Dubiously Honored Affiliate Vendor

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    I believe that's the GRP lambswool A1

    I love the clear frame Lunettes sunnies btw !
     


  12. Thanks SF (a new me)

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    try [email protected] or @conceptual 4est. Thanks

     


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    I'd highly recommend the raglan sleeve crewneck sweaters as a low cost starting point for Monitaly. I wore it out for the first time on Saturday night and received several compliments on it. It's really easy to wear for a cool casual look.

    Now, if I had even more disposable income I'd go for the patterned sport coat. I don't know how often I would wear it, but I know for sure that I would be the coolest looking guy in the room with it on haha.
     


  14. lawyerdad

    lawyerdad Stylish Dinosaur

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    Thanks. Took in the body a bit and finished the sleeves. Sleeve length was pretty close pre-tailoring, just needed some minor adjusting and buttonholes.

    You're right about the lambswool - brain cramp on my part. Getting old sucks. And those Lunettes have definitely been growing on me. I think I like them more (on me, anyway) as winter glasses than as summer shades. Fortunately, out here we get lots of winter days with bright sun and glare.
     


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    Thanks. I'm wondering about whether I'll end up wanting to take in the body on my Formosa jacket a little. As I said before, I like my tailor, but I kind of don't want him to touch the jacket for what I think is an improvement only on the margin. Will wait and see.

    Again, yours looks fantastic.

    Oh, and I'm glad for the clarification on the lambswool jacket. Might have had to demand a recount if it were Schneider. On the other hand, the GRP looks pretty much perfect...
     


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