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Good Natured Advice Thread (improving a business wardrobe)

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

  1. heldentenor

    heldentenor Senior member

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    So, to sum up: four posters chime in. All three options now have at least one detractor.

    Who says the Noodles thread makes people spend money?
     


  2. in stitches

    in stitches Kung Joo Moderator

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    Lolz.

    But how could anyone hate those loafers? Great color, excellent shape. Suuueeeede. Whats not to like!
     


  3. Claghorn

    Claghorn Senior member Dubiously Honored

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    I'd like suede loafers to be a little more rounded. Chiseled like that make me think of footwear on the more formal end of the spectrum.

    I only have on pair of loafers, cordovan penny loafers from AE. But if I had two...or if I could do that purchase over again:

    [​IMG]
     


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    jfrater Senior member

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    Those are nice! Consider them purchased :)
     


  5. jfrater

    jfrater Senior member

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    One detractor for each but some love for each - so I'm happy :)
     


  6. in stitches

    in stitches Kung Joo Moderator

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    Great attitude, jfrat.

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    I too have but one pair of loafers:

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  7. The Noodles

    The Noodles Skid Fu

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    I am done! Just whapped up prep'n for the yr end boawd meeting. Getting home at midnight displeased someone.

    Glad to see that this thread is very active and is actually talking about menswear.

    As for this thread causing mohr people to kop, I think there is a very strong correlation between time spent here and kopp rate.
     


  8. sugarbutch

    sugarbutch Bearded Prick Dubiously Honored

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    Other than your suit, this thread hasn't really affected my rate of acquisition. If anything, it's slowed. I've even skipped the last two sales at my favorite local shop.
     


  9. Claghorn

    Claghorn Senior member Dubiously Honored

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    I know helping others shop and hunting down good ties on sale somewhat curbs my desire to buy.
     


  10. in stitches

    in stitches Kung Joo Moderator

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    The economy considers you both intensely dislikable degenerates.
     
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    jfrater Senior member

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    Can I please get opinions on this combination:

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    Tie is liberty shetland wool
    Pocket square is liberty
    Jacket is hickey freeman.
     


  12. Cleav

    Cleav Senior member Dubiously Honored Moderator

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    I agree great attitude there. :nodding:

    + I have zero loafers :)
     


  13. in stitches

    in stitches Kung Joo Moderator

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    I think the tie is a bit too dark for the rig, but the rest is legit. Id try a green tie that pics up on the green of the square.
     


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    Those are very nice - I have a pair very similar in grey coming!
     


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    in stitches Kung Joo Moderator

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    Most excellent news!
     


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