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Good Natured Advice Thread (improving a business wardrobe)

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

  1. EliodA

    EliodA Distinguished Member

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    Yes, but do you wear them? :D
     


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    The Noodles Skid Fu

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    Claghorn Stylish Dinosaur Dubiously Honored

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    Photons r timeless yo
     


  5. in stitches

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    idk, i quite like the clags collar there.
    lolz --- noodles, imo, you should have cuffs on that suit. ymmv.
     


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    The Noodles Skid Fu

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    I will cuff the Formosa suit that I will get this week! [​IMG]
     


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    I am all about cuffed trousers right now! :slayer:

    How big of a cuff Noodles?
     


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    I have never done cuffs. Can I get some guidance? I might just go with a slight break.
     


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    2" cuffs at least I would say. Break is preferential but too much ankle is not a good thing.
     


  10. Murlsquirl

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    At least? I don't know about that. I know it's a preference thing but anything over 2" is uneccessary. I'm 6'3" and all of my cuffs are 1.75".... I believe gld203 and stitches do the same.

    Rudals, you might get lucky and not have to adjust the length. They only had the slightest break for me.
     


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    My cuffs are 5cm and I am only 1.71m, so that's sho' nuff cuff! :)
     


  12. Academic2

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    Cuff size is of course largely a matter of personal preference, but it's worth taking the height of the individual into consideration.

    I'm 5'9", and to my eye 1.5 inches is best for me.

    Cheers,

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  13. Murlsquirl

    Murlsquirl The Moral Squirrel Dubiously Honored Moderator

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    EliodA, I've seen your trousers and proportionally, they look perfectly fine. All I'm saying is that I would be hesitant to recommend anything over 2" to our friend RUDALS.
     


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    I think 2" is perfect. 1.75" isn't bad by any means, I prefer more. I'll correct myself above and say at least 1.75". Less is too skimpy. I think if you're 6'3" you should give 2" cuffs a shot. I have them at 6'2" and want a bit more. I think the most I would ever go is 2.25 -2.50" though. Beyond that and it'll start to look comical.
     


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    I agree with this.
     


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