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Advice: Trousers with Black/White Herringbone Tweed Jacket

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by dthomp35, Dec 30, 2015.

  1. dthomp35

    dthomp35 Member

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    I know dark jeans work well with this jacket, but Im looking for something a bit more dressed up. I am going to a bar NYE that says "Cocktail Attire". What is the best way to dress up this jacket?

    Below is the jacket I have.
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  2. GusW

    GusW Senior member Dubiously Honored

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    Charcoal grey so that the effect is lighter jacket darker contrasting trousers. You don't want them too close in color.
     
  3. jrd617

    jrd617 Senior member

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    Really don't like that combo. Northern lights
     
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  4. GusW

    GusW Senior member Dubiously Honored

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    So what do suggest???


    Really don't like that combo. Northern lights[/quot
     
  5. Andy57

    Andy57 Senior member

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    I'd have to go with Gus on this one. Charcoal grey seems to me to be the best option, especially for evening. White shirt, dark tie. I think you need the contrast.
     
  6. Patrick R

    Patrick R Senior member

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    As an alternative, I use dark brown quite a bit with my black/white herringbone tweed coat. Dark brown flannels, dark brown cords, dark brown chinos, etc.
     

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