Good Natured Advice Thread (improving a business wardrobe)

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by Claghorn, Jan 6, 2014.

  1. Murlsquirl

    Murlsquirl The Moral Squirrel Dubiously Honored Moderator

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    Pretty sure he meant that he grabbed one too...?
     
  2. Mr. Six

    Mr. Six Senior member

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    Yep. There were two restocks of the navy birdseye. Noodles got one 50R. I grabbed the other. Looking forward to it!
     
  3. in stitches

    in stitches Kung Joo Moderator

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    Without a doubt it is my most oft worn suit.
     
  4. The Noodles

    The Noodles Skid Fu

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    The Navy Birdseye Club
    - Stitchie
    - Murl
    - Mr. Six
    - Noodles

    There must be more out there.
     
  5. Murlsquirl

    Murlsquirl The Moral Squirrel Dubiously Honored Moderator

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    Yup. I've only been wearing suits about twice a month and I usually grab it both times.
     
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    europrep Senior member

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    What size is that suit? If I remember correctly, you are one of my possible team mates in buying a Formosa since I need a 48 jacket and the pants that come with the 50 while you need the opposite.
     
  7. akoustas

    akoustas Senior member

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    I've got a navy birdseye. I didn't even know it was a navy birdseye until it was pointed out here.

    @Isolation WRT tailors in Vancouver there are none of note...but more importantly...DUDE it is an absolutely amazing spot, don't waste your time on tailors and go explore the great outdoors!
     
  8. Murlsquirl

    Murlsquirl The Moral Squirrel Dubiously Honored Moderator

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    I thought the 48 jacket came with 48 tagged pants, but it's the 46 jacket that does. MTO for me.
     
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    europrep Senior member

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    You are very skinny. Yes, MTO for me as well
     
  10. The Noodles

    The Noodles Skid Fu

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    Skinny he is, most definitely.
    Them pants I got from him were way too small for my [email protected] to fit in.
     
  11. Murlsquirl

    Murlsquirl The Moral Squirrel Dubiously Honored Moderator

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    Yep and wide top half...makes OTR near impossible.
     
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    Can you inform me on what determines good or poor horizontal twill? I don't see any threads on that.
     
  13. ridethecliche

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    best advice.
     
  14. Murlsquirl

    Murlsquirl The Moral Squirrel Dubiously Honored Moderator

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    Claghorn Senior member Dubiously Honored

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    Let me know if you'll part with the brown.
     

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