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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. Murlsquirl

    Murlsquirl The Moral Squirrel Dubiously Honored Moderator

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    He is in dire need of neurosurgery to treat a personality disorder...so unfortunately, I'm afraid he is. Anywho, looking good tchoy...as always.
     
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  2. spectre

    spectre Distinguished Member

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    Wouldn't neurosurgery require a brain to work on?
     


  3. spectre

    spectre Distinguished Member

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    I need some more height and apparently you need slimmer hips - maybe we could do a group deal?

    Seriously, I have the complete opposite issue, which has just this morning revealed itself. Normally I have my suits and jackets made with minimal shoulder padding for no real reason other than comfort.
    What arrived today was a completely unpadded and quarter lined bone cashmere twill jacket which was absolutely perfect on me. My tailor suggested this after I spotted a sample of the jacket in his store and he said for once I should have it made totally unconstructed. I wish I had asked for this in the past although I don't think it would work on suits or lightweight fabrics.
     
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  4. spectre

    spectre Distinguished Member

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    Absolutely brilliant Gerry.
     


  5. Coxsackie

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    You're right, the collars suck. The green shirt really should never have been worn with a tie. It's a linen summer shirt, pretty casual. The other one, well, I'm not quite sure what happened, but it's a cheap shirt and probably won't stay in my rotation much longer.

    I think spreads and cutaways probably suit me better.
     


  6. tchoy

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    Your new jackets sounds wonderful, hopefully we can get a fit shot in the near future.
     


  7. UrbanComposition

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    Pretty much everything @tchoy posts is better than 99% of everything else here. You guys are crazy.
     


  8. Pliny

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    'Damn bird flew right into it' (Seinfeld)



    going a bit far isn't it? [​IMG]



    very nice- Don't tell me they're the C&J Weymouth, cos mine never looked that good.
     


  9. Gerry Nelson

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    Thank you, @spectre !
     


  10. Gerry Nelson

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    They are indeed [​IMG] A nice polish and they'll look just like that [​IMG]
     


  11. FlyingMonkey

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    Tell me about it. I've given up trying to remind people that you've got to know what you're looking at, and too many people don't and just give thumbs to popular members and to to better pictures - not to better fits. It's not just a question of liking about a nice photograph, it's about educating your eye.
     
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  12. EFV

    EFV Distinguished Member Dubiously Honored

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    ^ QFT, tchoy is extremely consistent.
     
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    Will do soon. If it looks half as good as everything you post I'll be happy.
     


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    He is a man whose taste and style are as good as you will see anywhere in the world.
     


  15. EFV

    EFV Distinguished Member Dubiously Honored

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    Better use your spam gun @in stitches.
     


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