Good Natured Advice Thread (improving a business wardrobe)

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

  1. Claghorn

    Claghorn Senior member Dubiously Honored

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    YES. THERE. IS. A. REASON.

    [stage whisper]Rudals is reading this thread; we're trying to get him away from navy on navy for a while[/stage whisper]
     
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    Is navy Noodles' trigger color?

     
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    jrd617 Senior member

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    Clagster what do u think of this one? It didn't jump out at me at first but I've really warmed to it. Shapes aren't the best, but the colors are great

    And it's royal blue, so Noodles won't go psycho if he sees this :D

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    Claghorn Senior member Dubiously Honored

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    That's beautiful. I would be reluctant to wear it with a solid light blue shirt (as the florets, sharing that same color, would give the impression of a tie with holes), but with anything else, yeah. Definitely something I'd love to own.

    Rudals just needs to focus on non-navy ties due to his love of navy suits. He does need a proper navy tie at some point, something with a really dry hand.

    Something like that.
     
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    jrd617 Senior member

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    Some discontiunued Cappellis from voxsart. I like the blue on the right

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    Woah, this shibumi green is great

    Thoughts clag?

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    Claghorn Senior member Dubiously Honored

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    It is a perfect tie (if I didnt already have something from Henry Carter similar to it, i'd pick it up)
     
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    I think I am done with green for now.
     
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    Rudals Senior member

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    2013 - The Year of the Navy Blue Debacle (For Entertainment/Educational Purposes Only)
    Returned for Full Refund on All the Debacles Below
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    Claghorn Senior member Dubiously Honored

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    I liked #2
     
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    Rudals Senior member

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    [email protected] I held onto that one until last week and just returned it because I wasn't feeling it.
     
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    TweedyProf Senior member Dubiously Honored

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    That's a perfectly good reason to let it go, even if Clags likes it. You have to wear it after all.
     
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    Thanks jrd617 for giving us a first crack at those ties.
     
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    in stitches Kung Joo Moderator

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    The shibumi is excellent. I have it and I would highly recommend it. It goes great with navy.

    Also, I like it when some portion of the small flowers are close to the same color as my shirt. I like when they pick up on each other like that.
     

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