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FRIDAY CHALLENGE NOVEMBER 20TH - THE TWEED JACKET/SPORT COAT

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by EFV, Nov 17, 2015.

Who did it best?

Poll closed Nov 24, 2015.
  1. Orgetorix

    12 vote(s)
    16.2%
  2. sugarbutch

    7 vote(s)
    9.5%
  3. bienluienapris

    6 vote(s)
    8.1%
  4. upr_crust

    3 vote(s)
    4.1%
  5. Maccimus

    3 vote(s)
    4.1%
  6. Chulillo

    9 vote(s)
    12.2%
  7. StanleyVanBuren

    9 vote(s)
    12.2%
  8. DiplomaticTies

    5 vote(s)
    6.8%
  9. Pravda

    2 vote(s)
    2.7%
  10. Anden

    16 vote(s)
    21.6%
  11. NewYorkIslander

    6 vote(s)
    8.1%
  12. Manolo

    22 vote(s)
    29.7%
  13. gnatty8

    3 vote(s)
    4.1%
  14. heldentenor

    2 vote(s)
    2.7%
  15. colco

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
  16. Koala-T

    6 vote(s)
    8.1%
  17. Academic2

    11 vote(s)
    14.9%
  18. LoKey

    10 vote(s)
    13.5%
  19. Dennis Walter

    3 vote(s)
    4.1%
  20. Butler

    13 vote(s)
    17.6%
  21. RoSaCe

    4 vote(s)
    5.4%
  22. Coxsackie

    8 vote(s)
    10.8%
  23. EFV

    37 vote(s)
    50.0%
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  1. EFV

    EFV Senior member Dubiously Honored

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    I love tweed, I don't think this is news to anyone who knows me. I'm also a fan of odd jackets/trousers combinations. I think it ups the level of difficulty, and gives you an expanded palette, on which you can display your personal style. The rules: 1. Outfit must be worn this week. 2. Outfit shall contain a tweed jacket/SC + odd trousers/pants (all levels of formality allowed). 3. Outfit can be either CM or SWD. 4. Outfit must be posted Before Saturday evening Swedish time. I hope to see some great outfits this week! Inspiration
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  2. Dennis Walter

    Dennis Walter Senior member

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    Great challenge and one i can happily play in. [​IMG]
     


  3. Anden

    Anden Senior member

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    The Drake's ad has so much win. My style in one frame. Saw the jacket in their London store last week. Both on one of the guys in the store and on hanger. Such a perfect brown SC.
     


  4. archibaldleach

    archibaldleach Senior member

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    Subscribed.
     


  5. EFV

    EFV Senior member Dubiously Honored

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    Agreed! I love Jamie's ability of catching all the awesomeness in his pictures!
     


  6. bienluienapris

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  7. Orgetorix

    Orgetorix Senior member

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    Well, this works well with what I wore Sunday:

    Vintage Harris Tweed sack from a long-defunct Kentucky men's store, Graves-Cox. Thrifted for $3.99, incidentally.


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  8. EFV

    EFV Senior member Dubiously Honored

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    Off to a great start!
     


  9. Cleav

    Cleav Senior member Dubiously Honored Moderator

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  10. EFV

    EFV Senior member Dubiously Honored

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    Only if worn as separates :D
     


  11. Cleav

    Cleav Senior member Dubiously Honored Moderator

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    Right you are gaffer! :)
     


  12. SYCSYC

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    Damnit, I can only lurk this week
     


  13. Academic2

    Academic2 Senior member

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    No worries.

    It sounds like Cleav’s going to enter, so we have a winner …

    What’s the next challenge going to be, mate? [​IMG]

    Cheers,

    Ac
     


  14. Cleav

    Cleav Senior member Dubiously Honored Moderator

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    Ha! We've 60mph winds here so was going to get a tweed suit on tomorrow. The Gaffer says no...
     


  15. sugarbutch

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    Take 1. Just happened to be wearing a tweed SC today (EDIT: Just noticed that my colleague tossed those dry erase markers under my desk. He's weird.)

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