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Good Natured Advice Thread (improving a business wardrobe)

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

  1. TweedyProf

    TweedyProf Senior member Dubiously Honored

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    Cheers. NMWA has the navy/white stripe version I think.

    BTW: this tie is on sale here at 9cm. Surprised East Dane has so many drakes, tho many are meh.

    http://www.eastdane.com/striped-woven-tie-drakes/vp/v=1/1542549780.htm?colorId=29106
     


  2. in stitches

    in stitches Kung Joo Moderator

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    you like it the gingham?
     


  3. in stitches

    in stitches Kung Joo Moderator

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    :nodding:
     


  5. NickInTO

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    I'd like to buy some silk knits without breaking the bank. Any suggestions?
     


  6. unbelragazzo

    unbelragazzo Jewfro Dubiously Honored

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    I think I've made this point before but...in general I think it's harder to wear primary colors for ties, and it gets easier as you go higher and higher into nthiary colors. Orange is a secondary color, so not that easy to wear.
     


  7. unbelragazzo

    unbelragazzo Jewfro Dubiously Honored

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    eBay and/or Lands End. I like the construction of the LE ties fine but they don't have great colors.
     


  8. TweedyProf

    TweedyProf Senior member Dubiously Honored

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    I agree: there's a nice Hober midgnight grenadine with white stripe which looks to me to be fantastic, and then it's bespoke too (some day, some day).

    But, thought I would let people know about the Drake's discount. A green stripe on the Drake's or even some shade of brown might have been nice.
     


  9. in stitches

    in stitches Kung Joo Moderator

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    my man.


    agreed.


    sadly the hober SF tie is once again sold out. :(

    of course sales links are always a good turn.
     
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  10. New Shoes1

    New Shoes1 Senior member

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    I want this tie when it gets restocked.

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  11. TweedyProf

    TweedyProf Senior member Dubiously Honored

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    Missed it again![​IMG]

    That said, I think he does restock it.
     


  12. Rudals

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  13. jrd617

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  14. jrd617

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    Rust and orange are just shitty colors to begin with.

    They really only look good with blue jackets...
     


  15. jrd617

    jrd617 Senior member

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    oh and this

     


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