HOF: What Are You Wearing Right Now - Part III

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  1. upr_crust

    upr_crust Senior member

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    The tie doesn't inspire as strong an emotion as "hate", and it looks well enough in context, but I can understand why it's not your favorite tie.
     
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    patrickBOOTH Senior member Dubiously Honored

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    I didn't bother to throw it over my shoulder at the urinal this morning.
     
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    RDiaz Senior member

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    And sad [​IMG]
     
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    barims Senior member

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    Smalto shot silk suiting at the Polo, recently. You should have seen some of the other outfits:

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    welcome to styleforum.
     
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    patrickBOOTH Senior member Dubiously Honored

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    I love smaltos fishmouth notches.
     
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    And the rest of you - you are all wrong, read this and check the link for the complete story:

    What accounts for this legendary status? Well, it's a top-quality, comfortable shoe of elegance and proportion, to be sure. But Bob Clark has come up with what is perhaps the best answer: "It's the versatility. For half a century now it's been an appropriate choice for both the boardroom and the country club. It lends respectability to the army of lawyers and lobbyists who pervade our corridors of power, and serves as a symbol of elegance and the good life for successful professionals and businessmen." And who should know better. *

    http://www.cigaraficionado.com/webfeatures/show/id/Tasseled-Loafers_7439/p/2

    :bigstar:
     
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    mafoofan THE FOO Dubiously Honored

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    wtf is smaltos?
     
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    excellent
     
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    patrickBOOTH Senior member Dubiously Honored

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    Really? Francesco Smalto, French tailoring house. Very structured stuff.
     
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    Ant Honey Well-Known Member

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    Screw any rules, old or new. Loafers are ugly and should not be paired with a suit. They used to say don't do it because it's ugly and one is formal and the other is not. The real reason: it looks stupid.
     
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    Loafers are now accepted with suits, your opinion is that it looks ugly, which is fine, but it's an opinion - and that is a fact.
     
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    I think Carl (CEGO) has a Smalto suit that his father passed down to him
     
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    Vive la difference

    I can't quite see it, but Google Image Search shows me that he's even more averse to wearing clothes than I am
     
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