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are henley's still in fashion?

Discussion in 'Streetwear and Denim' started by pagehooper, Aug 16, 2013.

  1. pagehooper

    pagehooper Member

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    lately I've gained a bit of a beer belly.. the rest of my body seems thin except the gut.
    style dictates i should switch to darker flat colors.

    i'm thinking of henleys.. but are they still in style?
    would long sleeve or short be the way to go?
     
  2. DLester

    DLester Senior member

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    fixed
     
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  3. pagehooper

    pagehooper Member

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    obviously, but that will take adjustments in diet and exercise that will take time.
    while im doing i would like some new clothes.
     
  4. DLester

    DLester Senior member

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    okay I was having some fun there, but the deal is that it depends on the henley and tbh I don't like them all that much.

    Ryan Gosling wears them a lot and looks good but then again he is RG so .....

    also I wouldn't spend a lot of $ on clothes unless you feel your weight is stable.

    good luck
     
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    superego Senior member

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    of all the clothes that depend on fitness, henleys might be on top of the list.

    they look like shit if they're not somewhat fitted, and if you've gained weight, you're almost certainly going to look like shit wearing a fitted henley.

    maybe lightweight v neck sweaters if you're trying to hide the gut? seriously though, attempting to camoflauge a beer belly is retarded. just lose the belly or deal with how you look
     
  6. Stockfromperu

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    Yes, you need to be very fitted. I prefer a round neck tee.
     
  7. TurnerBurner

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    In regard to Henleys themselves, have been in fashion this year - Gap, Brooks Brothers, and several others all had Henley's in the winter.
     
  8. Stockfromperu

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    yes, i prefer solid colors. I used to buy some at alternative apparel but seems to be sold out now.
     
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    cyc wid it Senior member

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    Doesn't every mall brand make henleys every season.
     
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  10. superego

    superego Senior member

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    no, just this year.
     
  11. meso

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    Isn't Dexter still on?
     
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    Dexter wears American Apparel henleys. Very fitted but a great shirt for the price. Good for layering as well
     

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