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Friday Challenge November 10 2017: Rock Your Block

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by Betelgeuse, Nov 3, 2017.

  1. Betelgeuse

    Betelgeuse Distinguished Member

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    Hey guys!

    Here's the new challenge for the next week. Gerry told me to handle the challenge since he will be on vacation (enjoy Gerry!) and I've been a bit busy, so the entries valid are from this week (Monday 30th) and will go until November the 10th. So, you have time to put your best outfit.

    The challenge is easy... no patterns at all. Tie is mandatory. Textured ties like grenadines or knit are accepted. PS is optional. So wear your best outfit without any pattern on it.

    Want some inspiration?

    The @SpooPoker from a couple of years ago.

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    @Claghorn

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    @Cleav

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    @Murlsquirl

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    @Anden

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  2. An Acute Style

    An Acute Style Distinguished Member

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    I really need to do laundry. Will have a hard time playing with my current clean shirts.
     


  3. bienluienapris

    bienluienapris Senior Member

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  4. blekit

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    Well, not much traffic around here so far, let me start then. Cross post from WAYWRN thread.

    Today.
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    * Sutisupply
    * Tyrwhitt
    * tie from Poszetka
    * Benevento trousers
    * Herring shoes
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  5. Betelgeuse

    Betelgeuse Distinguished Member

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    EFV Distinguished Member Dubiously Honored

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    Hmm, shall see what I can come up with.
     


  7. Alocin

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    I think this is my actual first challenge, and I definitely won't compete with you guys but here goes. Also on my phone the photos look much better but for some reason they translated differently here. I am not sure if it is just my computer screen though.

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  9. Claghorn

    Claghorn Stylish Dinosaur Dubiously Honored

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    Fortunately, both of those are just examples. Haven’t worn all solids this week
     


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    No patterns, plenty of texture. Jacquard weave SC, oxford shirt, tweed tie, flannel trousers.
     


  11. NycLondon

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    not sure my block would be rocked by this stuff....??
     


  12. Betelgeuse

    Betelgeuse Distinguished Member

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    Got the chance to wear something for the challenge. Still way too hot in mexico.

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    Hopefully not too late already
     


  14. Betelgeuse

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    Talking with @An Acute Style we agreed it might be a good idea to extend the challenge for another week so we get some more entries.
     


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    Cleav Stylish Dinosaur Dubiously Honored Moderator

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