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Good Natured Advice Thread (improving a business wardrobe)

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

  1. ridethecliche

    ridethecliche Distinguished Member

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    Thinking about picking up a couple more squares to cover the bases. I've been using two pretty much all the time. I'm okay with that though since they go with just about everything however:

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    Also, this pattern for grey pants:

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  2. akoustas

    akoustas Senior Member

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    I have confused the noodles avatar to be changed immediately.

    I think my Formosa dreams may remain as such just too much to sort out from here. Getting a bespoke piece in on Thursday that may prove worthy ;s
     


  3. Henry Carter

    Henry Carter Distinguished Member Affiliate Vendor

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    Not a fan of those, especially heading in to your winter over there. I'd be looking for more sombre earth tones like rusts, orange, green etc with small splashes of colours. The middle one might work ok but taking away the navy border it's still pretty bright.
     


  4. TM79

    TM79 Distinguished Member

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    I agree regarding the squares and I think I'd prefer a lighter shade of grey for the pants, especially if the intent is wearing a jacket with them.

    If you want to stick with that square pattern I'd prefer something like this for the coming weather:

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  5. BespokeKiwi

    BespokeKiwi Senior Member

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    @The Noodles kindly refer she who lives with you to the online store below, which offers much better alternatives to spandex (Speedo?) swimwear for the tailored gent. The Aussies refer to Speedo briefs as "budgie smugglers", owing to their anatomically revealing qualities. Sir, dresses to the left I see (from the Tailor of Panama). [​IMG]

    http://www.orlebarbrown.com.au/men/subcat=swim-shorts
     
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  6. in stitches

    in stitches Kung Joo Moderator

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    I certainly have no objection to that.

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    I have almost no drop. I am built like a square. :-(
     


  7. The Noodles

    The Noodles Skid Fu

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    ...a square? More like a big circle.
    :lol:
     
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  8. jrd617

    jrd617 Stylish Dinosaur

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    noodles new pic looks great!!! :slayer:
     


  9. jrd617

    jrd617 Stylish Dinosaur

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    I say kop that new plain weave navy Formosa

    @gdl203 will be pleased...
     
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  10. jrd617

    jrd617 Stylish Dinosaur

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    Oh noes it's out of stock already!!!! :brick:
     
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  11. The Noodles

    The Noodles Skid Fu

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  12. jrd617

    jrd617 Stylish Dinosaur

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    wheres the birdseye?
     


  13. PCK1

    PCK1 Distinguished Member

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    noodles....stop buying shit online.

    take a trip to NY and visit some stores and try things on and get what you need.
     


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    The Noodles Skid Fu

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    jrd617 Stylish Dinosaur

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