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FRIDAY CHALLENGE JUNE 21ST 2013 - ORG'S BOLD TIE CHALLENGE

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by Orgetorix, Jun 18, 2013.

The Bold Tie Challenge: Who did it best?

Poll closed Jun 24, 2013.
  1. Claghorn

    4 vote(s)
    4.9%
  2. Oldtog/Oldtrix

    13 vote(s)
    15.9%
  3. atia2

    5 vote(s)
    6.1%
  4. southernstyle

    20 vote(s)
    24.4%
  5. FlyingMonkey

    3 vote(s)
    3.7%
  6. upr_crust

    1 vote(s)
    1.2%
  7. RogerP

    4 vote(s)
    4.9%
  8. cptjeff

    2 vote(s)
    2.4%
  9. Holdfast

    9 vote(s)
    11.0%
  10. RDiaz

    12 vote(s)
    14.6%
  11. bourbonbasted

    12 vote(s)
    14.6%
  12. SeaJen

    13 vote(s)
    15.9%
  13. CousinDonuts

    7 vote(s)
    8.5%
  14. in stitches

    16 vote(s)
    19.5%
  15. Snoogz

    2 vote(s)
    2.4%
  16. Winot

    8 vote(s)
    9.8%
  17. eazye

    1 vote(s)
    1.2%
  18. ShaprlyTailored

    2 vote(s)
    2.4%
  19. Sugarbutch

    32 vote(s)
    39.0%
  20. Clapeyron

    4 vote(s)
    4.9%
  21. SpooPoker

    31 vote(s)
    37.8%
  22. Orgetorix

    16 vote(s)
    19.5%
  23. rms340

    3 vote(s)
    3.7%
  24. AnAcuteStyle

    5 vote(s)
    6.1%
  25. Caustic Man

    1 vote(s)
    1.2%
  26. YRR92

    5 vote(s)
    6.1%
  27. Thin White Duke

    7 vote(s)
    8.5%
  28. jcmeyer

    5 vote(s)
    6.1%
  29. Butler

    4 vote(s)
    4.9%
Multiple votes are allowed.
  1. Dewi

    Dewi Senior Member

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    Completely understood, and agreed. Most of my neckties are more pB than Beppe though, so I felt the need to inquire.
     


  2. in stitches

    in stitches Kung Joo Moderator

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    i think a bold and shiny tie, is the hardest to do. i have some bold ties, but i dont think any of them are shiny. maybe ill pick up a steffano ricci just for the occasion.
     


  3. MZhammer

    MZhammer Distinguished Member

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    Hey I like my Ricci!

    This is the boldest I've ever been... I shall not be participating
    [​IMG]
     


  4. sugarbutch

    sugarbutch Bearded Prick Dubiously Honored

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    ...and tasteful. Don't forget tasteful.
     


  5. in stitches

    in stitches Kung Joo Moderator

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    they are are not all bad. :)
    waitwat
     


  6. Claghorn

    Claghorn Stylish Dinosaur Dubiously Honored

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    Wearing large scale yellow paisley. The boldest tie I own. It was a gift and it has never been worn until today (which is probably in the spirit of the Friday Challenges--to push some of us outside our comfort zones)
     


  7. Orgetorix

    Orgetorix Distinguished Member

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    :nodding:
     


  8. jrd617

    jrd617 Stylish Dinosaur

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    OBLIGATORY.

    (If Spoo doesn't drag this one out I will disappointed)


    [​IMG]
     


  9. TTO

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    [​IMG]
     
    Last edited: Jun 18, 2013


  10. NOBD

    NOBD Distinguished Member

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    I don't have a bold tie. I don't even have a patterned tie. I do have a tie with a bold bar tack:

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    :)

    Enjoy the challenge.
     


  11. Claghorn

    Claghorn Stylish Dinosaur Dubiously Honored

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    NOBD, you rebel you.

    Also, have you been messing with my tripod? Something seems off with it of late.
     


  12. mimo

    mimo Pernicious Enabler

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    So it's pink...bold? Nah. Didn't Org say patterns were compulsory? I think TTO is on the right track (no surprise). And I'm both alarmed and intrigued to wonder what Holdfast might consider to be pushing the boundaries.
     


  13. steffenbp11

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    Holdfast should win this one comfortably...
     


  14. Caustic Man

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    I have a feeling many of us will be breaking out "gift ties" for this one.
     


  15. Jamesgatz

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    A pink cashmere Attolini may not be the boldest tie imaginable, but it has a bold historical SF pedigree.
     


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