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

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  1. Cleav

    Cleav Senior member Dubiously Honored Moderator

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    Mate, they're Paul Smith. Thanks for asking.
     


  2. Gerry Nelson

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    I'm still learning what plays well with this suit. The next time, I might go with a lighter blue shirt and a darker pocket square.

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    Liking this tie: colors and fabric.
     


  4. Cleav

    Cleav Senior member Dubiously Honored Moderator

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    Today, still dodging the rain...

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    Maiden voyage for the shirt, thanks to @C&A for the cloth.

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  5. clapeyron

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    somebody nano protected his shoes [​IMG]
     


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    I have the Tarrago nano protector and I have used it on suede. Water just bounces of.
     


  8. Monkeyface

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    How long does it work for? A day/week/month?
     


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    I respray maybe quarterly. It mostly comes off when you brush the shoes. I think I may have a video of it in effect on my cell, let me check.
     


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    Something a bit more relaxed than yesterday's attire.

    Suit - BB Fitzgerald
    Shirt - Tyrwhitt
    Tie - Paul Stuart
    Cufflinks - BB
    PS - Ashear
    Shoes - Bergdorf Goodman house brand

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  11. ridethecliche

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    Looking good! I think you're right about the shirt given the scale of the stripes. The vertical stripes come together in the suit and shirt a hair, but it looks good all the same. Is it a blue overcheck or is there another color in there as well?
    I do it to a few of my shoes, no issues yet.
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    If you spray your shoes, why do you brush them? Does the suede settle or do they get dirty that fast?
     


  12. Cleav

    Cleav Senior member Dubiously Honored Moderator

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    Sure did :nodding:



    MF, it does work, nano protector plus a dainite sole pretty much makes for bone dry in most of the weather.



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    I'll lightly brush 'em maybe once a month throughout the year and spray once a month in the autumn/winter. Suede is comparatively low maintenance...
     


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    Cheers, Cleav. I'll order some, because it looks like it's going to be a very wet autumn.
     


  14. Cleav

    Cleav Senior member Dubiously Honored Moderator

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    You're welcome mate. All of that ^^ said, if it's really tipping it down I might not reach for the suede every time :)
     


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