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FRIDAY CHALLENGE 29th AUGUST: THE 'ALL BLUES' CHALLENGE

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by EFV, Aug 26, 2014.

Who's the no1 Blues man?

Poll closed Sep 1, 2014.
  1. NOBD

    25 vote(s)
    34.2%
  2. Shen

    3 vote(s)
    4.1%
  3. EFV

    12 vote(s)
    16.4%
  4. DonCologne

    5 vote(s)
    6.8%
  5. kulata

    11 vote(s)
    15.1%
  6. An Acute Style

    12 vote(s)
    16.4%
  7. Mr Knightley

    2 vote(s)
    2.7%
  8. Merick

    1 vote(s)
    1.4%
  9. AlgisLT

    1 vote(s)
    1.4%
  10. sansimeon

    4 vote(s)
    5.5%
  11. EliodA

    10 vote(s)
    13.7%
  12. Gerry Nelson

    34 vote(s)
    46.6%
  13. The Noodles

    8 vote(s)
    11.0%
  14. EliodA

    9 vote(s)
    12.3%
  15. tchoy

    11 vote(s)
    15.1%
  16. upr_crust

    8 vote(s)
    11.0%
  17. GMMcL

    1 vote(s)
    1.4%
  18. Claghorn

    24 vote(s)
    32.9%
  19. Monkeyface

    7 vote(s)
    9.6%
  20. CousinDonuts

    2 vote(s)
    2.7%
  21. cptjeff

    3 vote(s)
    4.1%
  22. Coxsackie

    4 vote(s)
    5.5%
  23. Prince of Paisley

    9 vote(s)
    12.3%
  24. nabilmust

    13 vote(s)
    17.8%
  25. mossrockss

    2 vote(s)
    2.7%
  26. in stitches

    8 vote(s)
    11.0%
  27. Cotton Dockers

    11 vote(s)
    15.1%
  28. Tristram

    1 vote(s)
    1.4%
  29. chocosa

    13 vote(s)
    17.8%
  30. ridethecliche

    7 vote(s)
    9.6%
  31. Thin White Duke

    2 vote(s)
    2.7%
  32. Academic2

    7 vote(s)
    9.6%
  33. ianGP

    11 vote(s)
    15.1%
  34. dreamspace

    6 vote(s)
    8.2%
Multiple votes are allowed.
  1. EFV

    EFV Distinguished Member Dubiously Honored

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    Since last week I think we all long to bring back our beloved blues. Therefore this weeks challenge will be to put together an outfit consisting of only blue garments. This, of course, includes SF's favorite color: Navy. There will be 2 acceptable exceptions: Pocketsquare and shoes (if you can successfully pull these two off I will be very impressed however ). All other garments + accessories must contain the colour blue. This challenge ends on Saturday and voting ends on Monday.
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  2. nabilmust

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    No bonus points for navy underwear?
     


  3. EFV

    EFV Distinguished Member Dubiously Honored

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    Kinda hard to control, and I don't really want to see the photo proof :lol:
     


  4. Cleav

    Cleav Stylish Dinosaur Dubiously Honored Moderator

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  5. nabilmust

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  6. Sander

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    "Contain" as in "be the main color" or does it just have to have blue in it somewhere?
     


  7. EFV

    EFV Distinguished Member Dubiously Honored

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    It has to have blue in it, i.e. striped shirts are allowed as long as one of the stripes are blue, ties are allowed as long as there is blue in them. I am, however, hoping to see some really good monochrome outfits as well.
     


  8. NOBD

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    Edit: added pic.
     
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  9. Shen

    Shen Senior Member

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  10. GMMcL

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    Subscribed. Should participate and may even have some ideas for how to make it a true Rhapsody in Blue (I.e., blue head to toe).
     


  11. EFV

    EFV Distinguished Member Dubiously Honored

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    Really nice @Shen and @NOBD! Just a question though NOBD, is there really any blue in that suit? It looks very grey on my screen.

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  12. eviltimeban

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    Ooh I might do this one!
     


  13. DonCologne

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    First no suit outfit and the trousers are ice blue

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  14. Mr Knightley

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    Looks like another winner to me!
     


  15. NOBD

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