Double Breasted Style.

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by whnay., May 29, 2008.

  1. David Reeves

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    Moved the button stance and added roping, much prefer it myself:

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    The pockets are just tucked in.
     
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  2. RogerP

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    I love roped shoulders, so that definitely works for me.
     


  3. MZhammer

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    +1
     


  4. carpu65

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    What type of shoulder are in this suit?
    Natural?

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  5. David Reeves

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    More like "supernatural" look at the seam and shoulder thats built up on his left. This is not a good example of an English DB, I think this man was likely a sergeant or a "middle class" officer......
     


  6. umbrella613

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    Can someone briefly explain (or reference) what roped shoulders are?
     


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    Awesome - thanks!
     


  9. joshmick

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    Im loving this Luxire Quilted DB:

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  10. Gianni Cerutti

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    Very nice jacket ... I'd like one too so I =)
     


  11. Gianni Cerutti

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    [​IMG]

    Look at this my last double-breasted bespoke that I have done to achieve Pirozzi of Via Chiaia in Naples ...
     


  12. taxgenius

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    ^^what fabric?
     


  13. Gianni Cerutti

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    This fabric is very old Zegna wool. And the quality of Zegna than 40 years ago has nothing to do with that today. I found it to Vecchio Drappiere of Milan. Like this?
     


  14. umbrella613

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    Beautiful! How does the quality differ ?
     


  15. Gianni Cerutti

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    Thank you for your message. Really. But I do not understand your question .. forgive my English is not very good! =)
     


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