HOF: What Are You Wearing Right Now - Part III

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by Mr.K, Mar 25, 2011.

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  1. Citan1145

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    +1. another excellent deployment of a light color, patterned odd jacket. well done sir.
     


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    This outfit is nice, it's a shame nothing fits correctly, like not even a little. A lot of potential. Perhaps stop doing pushups and eating for 2 months or buy larger clothing and get a new tailor?
     


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    really anthony? I would let the jacket out an inch or two, but the shirt, sleeves, trousers fit pretty nicely. it really isn't bad.



    before

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    and after a dinner in 90°F

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    linen shirt + unlined linen suit.

    suit is new and hasn't been dry cleaned yet, so I expect the trousers and sleeves to shrink a little.

    Have a nice day.
     
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    No way. The jacket could be a size too small. You can't alter the chest of a RTW jacket. You can see the bowing of the lapels, it might aleviate with letting the side seams out a bit. The waist is also too tight, the trousers are way too tight from top to bottom. I also personally think wearing a tie pin up that high is just a cry for attention, as is the wacky pocketsquare fold.

    But clapy, awesome hair.
     
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    ^Where is the suit from? Looks great on you.
     


  9. clapeyron

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    I know right? Right back at ya. You, me and David Lynch [​IMG]


    @ brian: local bespoke. at my height one doesn't have many options...
     


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    Also, the sleeves are too narrow and the trousers are stacking and fit more like jeans throughout. The gentleman has a good eye for clothes, but not for how they should fit.
     


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    There's a difference between properly fitting clothes and very tight clothes. I like a kind of narrow silhouette but that is too tight imo.
     


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