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FRIDAY CHALLENGE 01/17/2014: GOOD OLD BLUE ON BLUE ACTION! SUP RUDALS!!!

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by in stitches, Jan 15, 2014.

WHO WINZ TEH CHALLANGE?!?!?!!!!1111

Poll closed Jan 20, 2014.
  1. PiCcolocV

    9 vote(s)
    11.7%
  2. sugarbutch

    10 vote(s)
    13.0%
  3. Scbrown

    1 vote(s)
    1.3%
  4. An Acute Style

    16 vote(s)
    20.8%
  5. mimo

    7 vote(s)
    9.1%
  6. upr_crust

    9 vote(s)
    11.7%
  7. jungleroller

    1 vote(s)
    1.3%
  8. SeaJen

    5 vote(s)
    6.5%
  9. CousinDonuts

    5 vote(s)
    6.5%
  10. oldog/oldtrix

    3 vote(s)
    3.9%
  11. Holdfast

    6 vote(s)
    7.8%
  12. RogerP

    7 vote(s)
    9.1%
  13. Rudals

    4 vote(s)
    5.2%
  14. archibaldleach

    2 vote(s)
    2.6%
  15. Claghorn

    12 vote(s)
    15.6%
  16. unbelragazzo

    10 vote(s)
    13.0%
  17. eviltimeban

    3 vote(s)
    3.9%
  18. Pingson

    45 vote(s)
    58.4%
  19. sansimeon

    13 vote(s)
    16.9%
  20. Anden

    3 vote(s)
    3.9%
  21. in stitches

    11 vote(s)
    14.3%
  22. GMMcL

    2 vote(s)
    2.6%
  23. DonCologne

    6 vote(s)
    7.8%
  24. Cotton Dockers

    4 vote(s)
    5.2%
  25. black_umbrella

    2 vote(s)
    2.6%
  26. Cleav

    2 vote(s)
    2.6%
  27. kulata

    12 vote(s)
    15.6%
  28. Shen

    1 vote(s)
    1.3%
  29. aravenel

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
  30. Academic2

    2 vote(s)
    2.6%
  31. tchoy

    29 vote(s)
    37.7%
  32. cptjeff

    1 vote(s)
    1.3%
  33. Mr. Six

    2 vote(s)
    2.6%
  34. inlandisland

    2 vote(s)
    2.6%
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  1. sugarbutch

    sugarbutch Senior member Dubiously Honored

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    Read the thread, homeslice.
     
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  2. eviltimeban

    eviltimeban Senior member

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    I missed that. Sorry. So am I disqualified?

    Sure I'd only be putting the same fit on tomorrow, most likely... [​IMG]
     
  3. jrd617

    jrd617 Senior member

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    This is not Nam, there are rules!

     
  4. RogerP

    RogerP Senior member

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    Love the bowtie fits guys - I think that approach (and smalling up the blue necktie with a contrasting vest) are winning strategies.

    My entry. Like the song says, I'm bluer than blue. Right down to the shoes, for which I expect copious extra points (yes, they are blue).


    [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
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  5. in stitches

    in stitches Senior member Moderator

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    if you wear that EXACT same get up tomorrow or saturday, you can use the old pics. i will be taking you on your word that you will be honest. :)

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    thats very nice roger. always liked that tie of yours.
     
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  6. Rudals

    Rudals Senior member

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    [​IMG]

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  7. eviltimeban

    eviltimeban Senior member

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  8. in stitches

    in stitches Senior member Moderator

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    EVEN BETTAHH!!!

    i have updated the OP with the rules and cutoff time so no one misses it. :)

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    well would ya look at that! our inspiration, mr rudals is here! and looking none worse for the wear. not a bad fit at all, buddy.
     
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  9. archibaldleach

    archibaldleach Senior member

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    Navy suit by Brooks Brothers, light blue herringbone shirt by CEGO, tie and pocket square from Hober. Shoes (not pictured) are C&J black oxfords.

    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]
     
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  10. Betelgeuse

    Betelgeuse Senior member

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  11. Rudals

    Rudals Senior member

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    4.I.H.
    What's up?
     
  12. in stitches

    in stitches Senior member Moderator

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    Every time I see another fit in this thread it warms the cockles of my heart.

    archi - I have a similar plan in mind for my fit, but I think that yours looks better than what I have in mind.
     
  13. Betelgeuse

    Betelgeuse Senior member

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    Oh, gotcha that's why one side looks larger in the triangle than the other.
     
  14. cpmac7

    cpmac7 Senior member

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    That is a damn fine suit
     
  15. jungleroller

    jungleroller Senior member

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    Can I revise my entry as long as I wear it tomorrow?[​IMG]
     
  16. in stitches

    in stitches Senior member Moderator

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    Yes. Just edit out the old one so I dont accidentaly use it as your entry.
     
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  17. archibaldleach

    archibaldleach Senior member

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    +1. Almost makes me want to get a blue Donegal suit. Problem is I have no idea how I'd wear such a thing.
     
  18. in stitches

    in stitches Senior member Moderator

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    Well I think NOBD just gave us all a pretty good tutorial.
     
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  19. archibaldleach

    archibaldleach Senior member

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    In terms of making it look good, sure. I was thinking more in what social context I'd wear the thing vs. say odd trousers and an odd jacket.
     
  20. in stitches

    in stitches Senior member Moderator

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    aha. id wear it bowling.
     
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