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HOF: What Are You Wearing Right Now - Part IV (starting May 2014)

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by Claghorn, May 21, 2014.

  1. EliodA

    EliodA Senior member

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    Great stuff, though not sold on the black shoes, personally... Who made the suit?
     


  2. SeamasterLux

    SeamasterLux Senior member

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    They're brown buddy, not black :)

    Suit by Sartoria Ripense

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  3. sugarbutch

    sugarbutch Bearded Prick Dubiously Honored

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    Stefan88, I think that would have been much better with black shoes. Boring, I know.
     


  4. cakv

    cakv Senior member

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    Oh ok, thanks. I saw those on Isaia coats I wore the other month, but I didn't notice the dimpling. I thought the completely unstructured shoulder doesn't have dimples. Is there a way to create one that doesn't have the dimples?
     


  5. kulata

    kulata Senior member

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  6. Caustic Man

    Caustic Man Senior member

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    You guys are giving me way too much to think about! I love that jacket too, although I don't know how to feel about a raw silk SC. I can't imagine it would be very breathable.

    Edit: Also, it seems that Eidos makes pretty short jackets. at 6-1 a 29 inch jacket would just look weird on me.
     
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  7. SeamasterLux

    SeamasterLux Senior member

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    Yes of course, it can be much neater than that

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  8. Sander

    Sander Senior member

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    +1. I always like warm, coppery browns better when I look at just the color; but it is always harder to pair than a cold brown.


    Sometimes, people use spalla camiccia a bit misleadingly; in fact, it only denotes the way the arm is attached to the body, simply speaking. Some people say spalla camiccia and mean spalla camiccia con arriccio, meaning an "inserted" shoulder with shirring.
     
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  9. Jamesgatz

    Jamesgatz Senior member

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    Well, just compare your dad's suit (and your own) to suits that David has made for himself - the difference is pretty damn remarkable (and not in your favor).
     


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    That fit is so bad, it's almost hard to believe.
     


  11. bdavro23

    bdavro23 Senior member

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    *Unspoilered due to disbelief

    Remake or refund. No question.
     


  12. cakv

    cakv Senior member

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    Great look. Your face and body language says: "I'm on a mission. Someone will die before the night is over." And inside your briefcase is a .40 p229 with suppressor and subsonic rounds.
     
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  13. Stefan88

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    I actually think black shoes would be good too, but wanted to wear my suedes today :)
     


  14. WillingToLearn

    WillingToLearn Senior member

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    I am 6'4" and have several Eidos 54Ls and they look proportionally correct. That being said they are the Lorenzo model, which I think is longer than some of the others. There has been a lot of discussion in the Eidos thread about different lengths, so seek exact details there, but my point is tall guys can wear Eidos OTR.
     


  15. cakv

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    Which do you prefer and why?
     


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