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Good Natured Advice Thread (improving a business wardrobe)

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

  1. jrd617

    jrd617 Stylish Dinosaur

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  2. Rudals

    Rudals Distinguished Member

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    JRD, I've seen that picture before. How do you have a picture of my cousin?!
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  3. Rudals

    Rudals Distinguished Member

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    Wow, I don't know if Timo or Clag got the same Korean dowry deal but a nice quality suit is included in the dowry among many other good things. I love being Korean. I told them I am picking the suit, NOT them. [​IMG]
     


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    Is it common for SC/Blazers to be quite a bit shorter in length? A lot of times I see them about even with sleeve length barely covering the ass and the button point so high up.
     


  5. LEVOOSH

    LEVOOSH Senior Member

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    Rudals,

    Look at photos of Matteo Marzotto. He is a great example of CBD done right both in color and style. Should be good inspiration for how to avoid being boring.

    The steps you want to take (ie. gingham shirts) are, with great respect, totally wrong.
     


  6. sugarbutch

    sugarbutch Bearded Prick Dubiously Honored

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  7. jungleroller

    jungleroller Distinguished Member

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    A few weeks ago I won the bid on this Holiday & Brown for $9.99 finally shipped in from Italy.

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    Also got these but I'm wondering if this top one (Tina Cosma) is too much...

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    I go back and forth on this one (Etro Milano). I got all these for $9.99 each so it's not gonna kill me if they don't work.

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    I like this one. It's a vintage Yves Saint Laurent

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    Finally have a pair of suspenders for my RLPL suit.

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    Cashmere houndstooth
     
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    You heard me, Bean. Lighter grays > Charcoal when it comes to a true navy tie and not some lighter shade of blue

    In my opinion, of course.
     


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    These days a ton of makers are doing a trendier cut like you described
     


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    I must be an idiot but I did advanced search but couldn't come up with his WAYWRN pics. [​IMG]
     


  11. Rudals

    Rudals Distinguished Member

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    It's NOT $9.99! It's $10.00.
    But anyways, if that's all you had to pay for then I say why not. But I didn't like any of them.
     


  12. Christopher Essex

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    Try a Google image search. Matteo is (probably) not a member of SF.
     
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    I believe that navy ties go perfectly with light grey suits.
    But I think they also can work with charcoal greys.
     


  14. Rudals

    Rudals Distinguished Member

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    Wow...(I am speechless).
    I thought he was a SF member.
    That's probably the dumbest thing I've posted thus far...but there may be dummer ones.
     


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    lol
     


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