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FRIDAY CHALLENGE 10/08/13: Unstapled (now with mild profanity!)

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by Claghorn, Oct 1, 2013.

Who went unstapled best?

Poll closed Oct 7, 2013.
  1. An Acute Style (Papa Don't Teach)

    2 vote(s)
    11.1%
  2. archibaldleach (Rough Rider)

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
  3. Betelgeuse (South of the Border)

    3 vote(s)
    16.7%
  4. Caustic Man (Left Behind)

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
  5. Claghorn (The Dictator)

    2 vote(s)
    11.1%
  6. Cousin Donuts (DJ Krispy Kreme)

    1 vote(s)
    5.6%
  7. Coxsackie (The Lova from Down Unda)

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
  8. cptjeff (The Eyes)

    1 vote(s)
    5.6%
  9. GMMcL (TBNdLRr)

    1 vote(s)
    5.6%
  10. Holdfast (Red Thunder)

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
  11. Ian Erickson (Dino)

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
  12. icekachang (Chang)

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
  13. inlandisland (Lakeside)

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
  14. in stitches (Beardus Maximus)

    2 vote(s)
    11.1%
  15. Kulata (Dark Horse)

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
  16. Mimo (Blurmeister)

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
  17. NOBD (The O.G. Remote)

    4 vote(s)
    22.2%
  18. RedDevil10 (Chute)

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
  19. RogerP (The Proud One)

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
  20. Roycru (Distant Shot)

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
  21. Scbrown (The Robot)

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
  22. Seajean (P Diddy)

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
  23. Thin White Duke (The Consistent Three)

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
  24. Unregistered (Does Not Compute)

    1 vote(s)
    5.6%
  25. upr_crust (Old Mo)

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
  26. Victor Elfo (Brazilian Legolas)

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
  27. Wallcloud (Dr. Pedestal)

    1 vote(s)
    5.6%
  1. Holdfast

    Holdfast Senior member

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    I believe this should qualify?

    I was going to wear dark green cords with it, but then figured, sod it and go red.

    [​IMG]
     


  2. in stitches

    in stitches Kung Joo Moderator

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    YES!!!!

    lol shugz pwning the thread.

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    clags - great compendium, maybe add it to NOBDs list of all the previous challenges?

    also, i am honored that you used one of my pics in your example list! the shirt in that pic does eventually kind of dissolve to a solid blue. sometimes darker, sometimes lighter, depending on lighting.

    see here:

    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]

    and you are right, most organic fits do not fall into the rules here. it needs to be very intentional.

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    Coxsackie - wow. damn, son!
     
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  3. GMMcL

    GMMcL Senior member

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    Clags: What's the ruling on these? I thought the rule was no brown cap toes. Is it all brown shoes? Because that's much harder. [​IMG]
     


  4. Claghorn

    Claghorn Senior member Dubiously Honored

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    Only captoes. Those are in.

    Shugz, way to own the thread. I find myself really wanting a custom title ("History's Greatest Villain")
     
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  5. RogerP

    RogerP Senior member

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    ^^^ Good question. And are brown suede captoe BOOTS in or out?
     


  6. Claghorn

    Claghorn Senior member Dubiously Honored

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    If it's brown and it's captoe, it's out. Boots or no. Brown non-captoe is fine. Non-brown captoe is fine. Just not a combination of the two.
     


  7. RogerP

    RogerP Senior member

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  8. IRKSM

    IRKSM Senior member

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    What about black Chelsea boots?
     


  9. Claghorn

    Claghorn Senior member Dubiously Honored

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    If it is black and it is captoe, it is out. If it is brown and it is captoe, it is out. All other combinations of colors and toe types are welcome.
     


  10. CousinDonuts

    CousinDonuts Senior member

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    What about a cap toe with semi-broguing, like the AE Strand?
    [​IMG]

    Or if it is suede?
     
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  11. Claghorn

    Claghorn Senior member Dubiously Honored

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    If it's brown and has a captoe it's out. Whole cut, wingtips, moctoes are available to you in any color you desire.
     


  12. Tirailleur1

    Tirailleur1 Senior member Dubiously Honored

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    My shoes from my last fit are captoes :(
    .I will not be able to participate.

    I is sad. Sad I is
     


  13. Tirailleur1

    Tirailleur1 Senior member Dubiously Honored

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    This sounds like brothel talk

    Paging Derek S
     


  14. in stitches

    in stitches Kung Joo Moderator

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    QUICK BUY NEW STUFF!!!!
     


  15. upr_crust

    upr_crust Senior member

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    Reply spoilered so as not to lower the tone of this thread any more than it already has been,

    I think that he's doing his golden shower nooner gig, in the rubber chaps (so much more practical than leather for such things, hence his sale to rudals). He'll get back to you after we hose him down.
     


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