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FRIDAY CHALLENGE 5/31/13 - BE LIKE BARBERA ( aka - the four pattern challenge )

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by TTO, May 28, 2013.

The Be Like Barbera Four Pattern Challenge - Who did it best?

Poll closed Jun 4, 2013.
  1. mimo

    6 vote(s)
    4.0%
  2. RogerC

    2 vote(s)
    1.3%
  3. clapeyron

    18 vote(s)
    11.9%
  4. Ian Erickson

    2 vote(s)
    1.3%
  5. Thin White Duke

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
  6. Tirailleur1

    32 vote(s)
    21.2%
  7. Cantabrigian

    9 vote(s)
    6.0%
  8. SpooPoker

    24 vote(s)
    15.9%
  9. eazye

    1 vote(s)
    0.7%
  10. MRMstl

    3 vote(s)
    2.0%
  11. Mr. Six

    14 vote(s)
    9.3%
  12. Orgetorix

    16 vote(s)
    10.6%
  13. GMMcL

    12 vote(s)
    7.9%
  14. Betelgeuse

    10 vote(s)
    6.6%
  15. Licious

    7 vote(s)
    4.6%
  16. in stitches

    16 vote(s)
    10.6%
  17. Holdfast

    3 vote(s)
    2.0%
  18. gringodaddy

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
  19. NOBD

    35 vote(s)
    23.2%
  20. Pingson

    7 vote(s)
    4.6%
  21. Pliny

    15 vote(s)
    9.9%
  22. sugarbutch

    4 vote(s)
    2.6%
  23. timotune

    40 vote(s)
    26.5%
  24. SeaJen

    5 vote(s)
    3.3%
  25. DerekS

    10 vote(s)
    6.6%
  26. An Acute Style

    9 vote(s)
    6.0%
  27. TTO

    53 vote(s)
    35.1%
Multiple votes are allowed.
  1. DerekS

    DerekS Guyliner

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    would a herringbone shirt count as a self stripe? no big d, because i can just use a butcher stripe too if thats too close to rule bending.
     


  2. in stitches

    in stitches Kung Joo Moderator

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    i am starting slow. my posted fit today had zero patterns.
     


  3. Betelgeuse

    Betelgeuse Senior member

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    @uberlazzgo: (Sorry if username is misspelled) that is very very nice!

    I have tried a couple fits and I don't like the end result. [​IMG] This is hard.
     


  4. TTO

    TTO Senior member

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    Last edited: May 29, 2013


  5. DerekS

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    ^^^^
    [​IMG]
     


  6. Cantabrigian

    Cantabrigian Senior member

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    You could always use a sock or a paper napkin, among other possibilities.
     
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  7. mrjester

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    It's starting to sound like that, with all these household item options, you are all suckers for paying for pocket squares.

    ETA:

    Socks would give me some pattern options. Hmm.
     
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  8. Holdfast

    Holdfast Senior member

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    Neatly put! [​IMG]
     


  9. archibaldleach

    archibaldleach Senior member

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    I have no non-white pocket squares. I'll be posting a 3 pattern effort for entertainment purposes only.
     


  10. Cantabrigian

    Cantabrigian Senior member

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    Do you have a sharpie?

    Problem. Solved.
     


  11. archibaldleach

    archibaldleach Senior member

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    Hehe, valid point re: the sharpie, though I suspect that a white pocket square marked up with a sharpie would get no votes anyway. I sure as hell wouldn't vote for me if I did that.
     


  12. Cantabrigian

    Cantabrigian Senior member

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    I'll guarantee you my and all my socks' votes.

    That will get you up to 30 right there.
     


  13. An Acute Style

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    Can a vest count as one of the four patterns?
     


  14. in stitches

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    interesting. see below, i wonder where a vest falls. what of the core 4 (jacket or pants/shirt/tie/PS) will become solid in swap for the vest? i would think the core 4 have to all be patterened.

     


  15. An Acute Style

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    I did a solid shirt today and a patterned vest. Back to the drawing board I guess.
    [​IMG]
     


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