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  1. jrd617

    jrd617 Stylish Dinosaur

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    Murlsquirl The Moral Squirrel Dubiously Honored Moderator

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    Have that one, it's nice...
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    I found this while visiting my parents' house. Daddy Noodles had shelved it because he didnt want it. Color is distorted by direct sunlight.
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    Dear JRD,
    Why are all ur tie selections....so dark and gloomy? Do you have light colored suits?
     


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    jrd617 Stylish Dinosaur

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    Dear Roodles,

    You have a strange definition of "gloomy." I don't know how any of those ties qualify as gloomy. Staid, yes. Gloomy, no. (Especially the Blackwatch regimental - not gloomy)

    Also, who made it a rule that a dark suit must have a tie that is not a "dark" color? Much to learn, young Padawan. :D

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    Rudals Distinguished Member

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    So have u pulled the trigger on the ties u picked out?
     


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    Still deciding which brown to get, and what widths I want.
     


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    Dude, everyone of those ties would look amazing with a navy suit and some variation of a blue shirt.
     


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    Here's the brown neat tie I sold off. It was too light for my tastes, actually. Pictured in middle. Too bronze-brown

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    this
     


  11. jrd617

    jrd617 Stylish Dinosaur

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    I find neats to be incredibly versatile. They look great with both a soot and a SC/pents
     


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    Not bad. Not bad at all.
     


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    Hope u r not considering a skinny
     


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    WTF? A skinny? I sincerely hope you're joking. :D

    More like deciding how between a 3.25, a 3.35, or a 3.5, and how much taper up the narrow end of the tie. And whether to go lined or unlined.
     
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