Good Natured Advice Thread (improving a business wardrobe)

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

  1. Rudals

    Rudals Senior member

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    sugarbutch Bearded Prick Dubiously Honored

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    That's not what I said. I said that if there are two closets, you should each take one. Who gets which is up to you.
     


  3. Claghorn

    Claghorn Senior member Dubiously Honored

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    There area few squares that would be really versatile there. I've been on the fence about getting some, but I'm pretty happy with my square collection and they charge an arm and a leg to ship internationally. Still, if I was stateside, I'd be getting these:

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    $29 and it's wool-silk. I cannot emphasize enough the awesomeness of that blend for pocket squares. It's less "wet" than pure silk. Slick silk is pretty much stuck with worsted; I think wool-silk works in more contexts.
     


  4. in stitches

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    u kop yet?


    best PS ingredients imo.
     


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    I is broke. Terrible timing.
     


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    in stitches Kung Joo Moderator

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  7. sugarbutch

    sugarbutch Bearded Prick Dubiously Honored

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    Clags has highlighted some winners there. I am sort of in non-kop mode at the moment, though...
     


  8. TweedyProf

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    I'm still feeling like the Drakes would be too busy, sort of a melange once you poof it. The others are too small. I feel like 16x16 is a minimum.
     


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    I assumed that all were 16 x 16. I agree that is the minimum size.
     


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    Rudals Senior member

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    Where's Uncle Nemo?
     


  11. Gianni Cerutti

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    Nice colors
     


  12. unbelragazzo

    unbelragazzo Jewfro Dubiously Honored

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    Not true IMHO
     


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    +1, pure silk with tweed is :inlove:
     


  14. TweedyProf

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    I'm all for mixing and matching fabrics though I was thinking silk with a linen jacket in the spring/summer. I'm a bit surprised with silk and tweed, although I suspect it depends on the tweed. At some point, it becomes too city versus country, no?
     


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    unbelragazzo Jewfro Dubiously Honored

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    Silk hanks are not really city. Turning the city dial to 10 requires a white linen square. Or no square.
     


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