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HOF: Critique My Jantzen - Does it Look OK? (Pics)

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by VMan, Mar 30, 2006.

  1. VMan

    VMan Senior member

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    Hey guys, This is my second order with Jantzen. They got most of the details right this time - the fit sure seems spot-on to me. I ordered the traditional English spread as you can see, no chest pocket, and a slim fit. Also, I inquired about the logo that Ricky had placed on the back of my shirt, since I did not request it. He says it's standard, and I was the first to complain yet. Let me know what you think. Sorry for the dark pic: [​IMG] Note the monogram: [​IMG] Hand-sewn side seams (with metallic stitching): [​IMG] Re-enforced side seam gusset: [​IMG] Super thick hand-sewn MOP buttons (strawberry flavor): [​IMG] Split Yoke: [​IMG] French Cuffs: [​IMG] All in all I am pleased. I plan to place another order soon.
     
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    Yo''''....!
     
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  3. Get Smart

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    I think the shoulders are a bit narrow, maybe extend them .5" on each side [​IMG]
     
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    Brian SD Senior member

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    Oh god. OH . God.
     
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    This made me laugh... you sure are a funny kid. Retarded, but funny. [​IMG] What shoes are you wearing?
     
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    j Senior member Admin

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    Hey guys,

    This is my second order with Jantzen. They got most of the details right this time - the fit sure seems spot-on to me. I ordered a light pink windowpane in Italian 120's cotton. I guess 'pink windowpane' means light blue Cotton/Poly Super 25's in Chinese. I ordered the traditional English spread as you can see, no chest pocket, and a slim fit. Also, I inquired about the logo that Ricky had placed on the back of my shirt, since I did not request it. He says it's standard, and I was the first to complain yet. Let me know what you think.

    Sorry for the dark pic:
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    Jerry Seinfeld, is that you?

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    Funniest. Post. Ever.

    "French cuffs" and "Split Yoke"... Bwaaaaa haa [​IMG]
     
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    [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]

    I have never laughed so hard in my life. I almost spilled my coffee on my laptop. Hate to think what would have happen if my T41 absorbed my coffee[​IMG] .

    Great post man - keep it up - it sure made my day.
     
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    AlexP415 Well-Known Member

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    [​IMG] Oh my god... that was fricking hilarious. The split yoke nearly made me start crying.
     
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    Patrick Bateman Senior member

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    Both your post and your signature are freakin' awesome.
     
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    DocHolliday Senior member Dubiously Honored

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    But the Brooks Brothers salesman told me it was supposed to fit like that.
     
  12. GreyFlannelMan

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    Hilarious. If it wasn't so close to many of he actual Jantzen posts, it would be even funnier...
     
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    DocHolliday Senior member Dubiously Honored

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    Hilarious. If it wasn't so close to many of he actual Jantzen posts, it would be even funnier...

    The awkwardly held arms were a nice touch.
     
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    Am I the only one, or is the left cuff about 1/4" too big? (left as one looks at the picture - right cuff of course)
    Or do you typically wear a thick watch, in which case the cuff is spot on!
     
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    The funny thing is that the neck looks like it actually fits. So there are people who have the same size neck as you, but are literally twice the man you are in the body.
     
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    Really, I havent laughed this hard in a long time. They just get funnier as you go down, I nearly fell out of my chair when I saw the French Cuff.
     
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  17. VMan

    VMan Senior member

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    The funny thing is that the neck looks like it actually fits. So there are people who have the same size neck as you, but are literally twice the man you are in the body.

    Yeah, this is an 18" neck with about a 66" chest. I wear a 17 3/4" neck, but I prefer my shirts to have about a 42" chest as my chest is 38". You could fit two of me in this shirt!
     
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    Sorry for the dark pic:
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    It looks like you're doing the "Slow Thriller" in this picture. Hilarity. Much. It's good stuff.
     
  19. acidboy

    acidboy Senior member

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    meanwhile somewhere in hongkong...

    ricky: *+&@%# (cantonese expletives)!!!!! no shirts for you!!!!
     
  20. JBZ

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    What's everyone talking about? Is there something wrong with the shirt?
     

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