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Double vents?

amirrorcrackd

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I think it's impossible. You don't have enough extra fabric for the two sides to overlap.

Dan
 

Nick M

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Impossible, unfortunately.

Side vents need more fabric than no vents - the sides overlap with the back - so you're pretty much out of luck.
 

misterbowles

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I was afraid this would be the case. Oh well... I guess my search for the ultimate suit will have to continue.
 

kidkim2

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misterbowles--

Please. Don't jump to conclusions. Unless you are unusually broad in the beam, no vents is a classic look you may want to adopt. (After all, Cary Grant and Adolphe Menjou were hardly chopped liver. . . .)

Just one geek's opinion.
 

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 (After all, Cary Grant and Adolphe Menjou were hardly chopped liver. . . .)

Just one geek's opinion.
Agree with Mike (good to hear from him again). Much too much is made of vents, especially double vents. Astaire wore a single vent. The real issue is the drape and fit of the suit.
 

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Any advice on having my tailor add double vents to a non-vented suit? Is it fairly easy to do or nearly impossible on a non-vented coat like this: http://cgi.ebay.com/ws....MEWN:IT ?
I'm thinking you're a musician since this seems of such importance, heh. koji
 

kidkim2

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STYLESTUDENT--

Thanks for the welcoming words. It's nice to think one's verbiage is noticed.

Regards,

Mike
 

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