FRIDAY CHALLENGE 26TH FEBRUARY 2016 BROWN TIE CHALLENGE (BTC)

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by Gerry Nelson, Feb 23, 2016.

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Who wore the brown tie the best?

Poll closed Feb 29, 2016.
  1. dazedstate

    4 vote(s)
    8.7%
  2. Gerry Nelson

    14 vote(s)
    30.4%
  3. Cleav

    12 vote(s)
    26.1%
  4. sugarbutch

    7 vote(s)
    15.2%
  5. blekit

    2 vote(s)
    4.3%
  6. Anden

    14 vote(s)
    30.4%
  7. ammanati

    12 vote(s)
    26.1%
  8. Clouseau

    6 vote(s)
    13.0%
  9. DavidLane

    7 vote(s)
    15.2%
  10. MurlSquirl

    7 vote(s)
    15.2%
  11. Thin White Duke

    5 vote(s)
    10.9%
  12. bienluienapris

    4 vote(s)
    8.7%
  13. DiplomaticTies

    15 vote(s)
    32.6%
  14. SYCSYC

    6 vote(s)
    13.0%
  15. Mr Knightley

    5 vote(s)
    10.9%
  16. upr_crust

    3 vote(s)
    6.5%
  17. TheoProf

    3 vote(s)
    6.5%
  18. heldentenor

    9 vote(s)
    19.6%
  19. calypso

    8 vote(s)
    17.4%
  20. RoSaCe

    6 vote(s)
    13.0%
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  1. sugarbutch

    sugarbutch Bearded Prick Dubiously Honored

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    I hear that No Name uses silks only with ancient thirst...
     


  2. Academic2

    Academic2 Senior member

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    There's a subtle subliminal message here: this is what might happen to your home if you don't vote for sugarbutch [​IMG]...

    Cheers,

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  3. DiplomaticTies

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    Boivin madder tie from deadstock. Worn with an Arnys jacket (I was inspired by @Clouseau).
     


  4. Cleav

    Cleav Senior member Dubiously Honored Moderator

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    Yyyyy ooouuu hhad ttttto mnnnnentionn iiittt, yyou wwwouldn't lllet iiiit lie! :paranoia:

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  5. upr_crust

    upr_crust Senior member

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    The Silk with No Name - is that the material out of which one makes ties for the Man with No Name? Just asking . . . .
     


  6. sugarbutch

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    No Name makes cordovan shoes from a horse with no name...
     


  7. upr_crust

    upr_crust Senior member

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    And in those shoes, in the desert, it's good to get out from the rain.
     


  8. Clouseau

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    The color of this jacket is lovely ! [​IMG] And a very nice cut and texture.
     
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  9. SYCSYC

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    My old school entry...

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    Brown tie by Berg&Berg
     
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  10. Mr Knightley

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    Is a brown tie one of your top 10 staples?

    No. In fact, the brown tie has come quite late into my life and we sometimes struggle to get along. But thanks to you guys I am learning to love it. My tie, from Mark Marengo, is a limited edition silk Grenadine Paisley in chocolate.
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  11. upr_crust

    upr_crust Senior member

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    For the challenge, then . . . .

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  12. DiplomaticTies

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    Great braces! Who made them?
     


  13. upr_crust

    upr_crust Senior member

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    The braces are from New & Lingwood, London, about 18 years ago.
     


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    My first ever submission to a Friday challenge:
    O'Connell's navy blazer (3/2 roll sack, Made in Canada model)
    Kamakura pinpoint button down
    Brooks Brothers mid-grey trousers
    Brooks Brothers brown twill tie
    Allen Edmonds Manistee Belt
    Allen Edmonds Amsterdam in Bourbon
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