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Good Natured Advice Thread (improving a business wardrobe)

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

  1. Isolation

    Isolation Senior member

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    Hey some extra help on top of the suits (which btw I agree I am only really keen on keeping the 3 button black one):

    What should I do with these trousers? Linen GH RTW. I think I have enough to get them cuffed, and I think I should get it very slightly shortened and also opening tightened? Thoughts?

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    Related: Those suede monktons are amazing, got them from pediwear and had them delivered to HK to dodge dat tax. Might just order a new pair of shoes everytime I go to Hong Kong so I have to bring less and get them cheaper + excuse for new shoes.
     
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  2. Betelgeuse

    Betelgeuse Senior member

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  3. Betelgeuse

    Betelgeuse Senior member

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    Definitely make the shorter, Isolation.
     


  4. New Shoes1

    New Shoes1 Senior member

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    This thread has a life of its own. As long as we're done posting pictures of toilets and pipes, I'm good with it.
     


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    rms340 Senior member

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    I most probably won't have kids for at least another 5 years, but I hope to have a son and pass on my love of clothing. My girlfriend has a nephew who is 2 and I've bought him SF approved children's clothes for his birthday and other random occasions :satisfied: My sister had her daughter 1.5 months ago, making me an uncle for the first time. I went shopping to buy her some clothes and I was so confused on what to buy her.
     


  6. ridethecliche

    ridethecliche Senior member

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    Ask Efv if he'll ask his gf for you. She dresses well!
     


  7. EliodA

    EliodA Senior member

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    My wife is a fashion designer and has a pretty strong opinion on how to dress our daughter. Whenever I dare to suggest a piece of clothing, two pairs of eyes are directed at me with a pitying look, saying "you really don't get it, do you?"
     


  8. archibaldleach

    archibaldleach Senior member

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    As long as you reciprocate said look if/when you are dressing your son, seems like a fair deal.
     


  9. Isolation

    Isolation Senior member

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    How much you think? An inch? Do you think I should tighten the opening?
     


  10. Celadon

    Celadon Senior member

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  11. MGoCrimson

    MGoCrimson Senior member

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    Any of you CM guys dress more SW&D as the seasons change? I want a bunch of SW&D outerwear and I don't know why


    Nvm, yes I do. It's NMWA's and Epaulet's fault.
     
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  12. timotune

    timotune Senior member

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    I just turned 28 when our little man arrived this march.
    Life & priorities change, but every day is awesome.
    Also @Claghorn, mixed babies are great:
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  13. Murlsquirl

    Murlsquirl The Moral Squirrel Dubiously Honored Moderator

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    Yeah, you and me both. I blame the same shops.

    Little man is looking good, Timo.
     
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  14. EliodA

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    Agree with both statements! And that's a lovely little boy you have there.
     


  15. jungleroller

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    I do but I'm pretty basic and cheap when it comes to my SW&D. I have 2 or 3 good pairs of Levis, lots of t-shirts a handful of button downs and a few nicer sweaters and I'm golden.
     


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