1. In 2018. by way of thanks for being a part of this community, we'll be choosing 16 active members of our community at random to receive a special gift and a gift certificate for one of our affiliate vendors, to represent each of our 16 years.

    Fok and the Styleforum Team

    Dismiss Notice
Dismiss Notice

STYLE. COMMUNITY. GREAT CLOTHING.

Bored of counting likes on social networks? At Styleforum, you’ll find rousing discussions that go beyond strings of emojis.

Click Here to join Styleforum's thousands of style enthusiasts today!

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. Betelgeuse

    Betelgeuse Distinguished Member

    Messages:
    5,793
    Likes Received:
    8,136
    Joined:
    Sep 25, 2012
    Location:
    Mexico City
    

    FUUUUU! Haha, ok so I will be forced to use the navy ones. Will try to get a quick shot tomorrow or Friday morning wearing the same, quick outfit change, quick shot, post and done. :D
     


  2. Claghorn

    Claghorn Stylish Dinosaur Dubiously Honored

    Messages:
    10,167
    Likes Received:
    21,933
    Joined:
    Aug 21, 2012
    Location:
    Texas.
    You don't have any brown wholecuts or wingtips?
     


  3. Betelgeuse

    Betelgeuse Distinguished Member

    Messages:
    5,793
    Likes Received:
    8,136
    Joined:
    Sep 25, 2012
    Location:
    Mexico City
    

    Wholecuts, nop. Wingtips, yes but those are color tobacco, they called them like that. Or the boots, but those are almond color, or the deerskin loafers but also almond. Or the burgundy ones that are the same as the navy ones. :D
     


  4. davesmith

    davesmith Affiliate Vendor

    Messages:
    6,175
    Likes Received:
    593
    Joined:
    Feb 13, 2011
    Location:
    London, UK
    Fantastic OP... It can only get better.
     


  5. davesmith

    davesmith Affiliate Vendor

    Messages:
    6,175
    Likes Received:
    593
    Joined:
    Feb 13, 2011
    Location:
    London, UK
     


  6. Claghorn

    Claghorn Stylish Dinosaur Dubiously Honored

    Messages:
    10,167
    Likes Received:
    21,933
    Joined:
    Aug 21, 2012
    Location:
    Texas.
    Play. Show us some of your exquisite non-staple trimmings.

    Also, pulling from last week, everyone is getting nicknames based on their fits. Holdfast is Red Thunder.
     
    Last edited: Oct 2, 2013


  7. davesmith

    davesmith Affiliate Vendor

    Messages:
    6,175
    Likes Received:
    593
    Joined:
    Feb 13, 2011
    Location:
    London, UK
    Unfortunately, I am part of the white shirt only club.
     


  8. sugarbutch

    sugarbutch Bearded Prick Dubiously Honored

    Messages:
    16,250
    Likes Received:
    19,636
    Joined:
    Dec 10, 2010
    Location:
    People's Republic of San Francisco

    That's racist! :)
     


  9. sugarbutch

    sugarbutch Bearded Prick Dubiously Honored

    Messages:
    16,250
    Likes Received:
    19,636
    Joined:
    Dec 10, 2010
    Location:
    People's Republic of San Francisco
    I've belatedly realized that today's fit would have been a valid entry with a different tie. Maybe tomorrow...
     


  10. in stitches

    in stitches Kung Joo Moderator

    Messages:
    69,247
    Likes Received:
    31,538
    Joined:
    Oct 10, 2010
    Location:
    Colorado Rocky Mountains
    

    ich vays! L'Chaim!
     


  11. mimo

    mimo Pernicious Enabler

    Messages:
    7,558
    Likes Received:
    4,912
    Joined:
    Aug 16, 2012
    What the heck. Can't believe I missed a challenge called "crazy shoes", so about time I rolled the dice again. Un-staples it is, and as it's still far from autumnal here and the last day of the week, I thought I'd go for a bit of a summer linen dandy (for a change...). Have to argue contracts with some partners today, and I figure there's not much more disorientating than being shouted at by an intense man in spectators and a bright blue suit. Going well so far. :)



    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]

    P.S. I would like to suggest that the briefcase-clutching action demonstrated above, should henceforth be referred to as "Doing a Don".

    P.P.S. I think perhaps also that wearing bright, ostentatious or non SF-approved clothing with the deliberate intent of discombobulating business associates, might be known as "mickaeling". What say you?
     
    Last edited: Oct 2, 2013


  12. Claghorn

    Claghorn Stylish Dinosaur Dubiously Honored

    Messages:
    10,167
    Likes Received:
    21,933
    Joined:
    Aug 21, 2012
    Location:
    Texas.
    Is that tie purple? And does that shirt resolve to blue or white at a distance or are the stripes still visible?
     


  13. mimo

    mimo Pernicious Enabler

    Messages:
    7,558
    Likes Received:
    4,912
    Joined:
    Aug 16, 2012
    The tie is purple wool herringbone; the shirt is visibly stripey I think. As pictures are selfies with a Blackberry, all colours resolve to blur at three feet. But I think I'm in the spirit of things here, aren't I?
     
    Last edited: Oct 2, 2013


  14. Scbrown

    Scbrown Senior Member

    Messages:
    202
    Likes Received:
    562
    Joined:
    Jul 26, 2012
    Were patterned grey jackets ever decided upon
     


  15. Claghorn

    Claghorn Stylish Dinosaur Dubiously Honored

    Messages:
    10,167
    Likes Received:
    21,933
    Joined:
    Aug 21, 2012
    Location:
    Texas.
    Patterned gray is fine. Just not solids.
     


Share This Page

Styleforum is proudly sponsored by