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%
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  1. Claghorn

    Claghorn Senior member Dubiously Honored

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  2. mimo

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    First blood to Claggy! And early too. Man, that's an insane tie. But I like it. I think. (I'm expecting to have that quandary a lot over the next few days..)
     


  3. in stitches

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    :laugh: that, plus pre SF purchases. i think we will be seing a lot of yellow. im pretty sure what i want to use.
     


  4. mimo

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    +1
     


  5. Orgetorix

    Orgetorix Senior member

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    Just remember the tasteful stipulation. It will still be SF members voting, with SF-groupthink tastes. :D
     


  6. in stitches

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    i think my tie from yesterday was plenty tasteful and bold.
     


  7. Claghorn

    Claghorn Senior member Dubiously Honored

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    I....actually think I like this. It may be worn again.
     


  8. YRR92

    YRR92 Senior member

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    Hmmm...

    I think I'm in. The only problem? I have work, so I can't quite go all out. Also, I wore this a month or so ago...
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    ... and how am I gonna top that?

    I'll give it a shot.
     
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  9. jrd617

    jrd617 Senior member

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    It has a chunkier woven pattern and two different colors of pink thread...
     


  10. mimo

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    Let King Orget rule on the matter...
     


  11. Orgetorix

    Orgetorix Senior member

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    It's a solid. Not allowed. Wouldn't have been counted a pattern for the 4-pattern challenge, so it's a solid for purposes of this one too.
     
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  12. in stitches

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    ahhhhhhhhh, no solids allowed here no matter the boldness of color and texture?
     


  13. Holdfast

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    Also, a possibly relevant post...
     


  14. Monkeyface

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    Is this tie bold enough for the challenge? Sadly (or luckily!), this is the boldest tie I have.
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  15. RogerP

    RogerP Senior member

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    I'm confused by the parameters - SF seems to hold that bold patterns are by definition in poor taste. Looking forward to the entries though. I feel like if I see one more freakin' burgundy grenadine here, my head will explode. :)
     


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