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I CAN'T Believe Buying Dress "Tailored" Dress Pants is This Difficult

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by barracudapartne, Jul 11, 2012.

  1. unbelragazzo

    unbelragazzo Senior member Dubiously Honored

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    Yea it's just preferable not to have to do that, obviously. HY Made in USA fit me pretty well, but I have to get the waist taken in on those. The higher rise on these pants has me intrigued though...maybe I'll try on a pair next time I'm in NYC.
     
  2. Frankie22

    Frankie22 Senior member

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    Got it.

    WIll give HY a try as he offers a great pallet of colors/options.

    Yea, the rise is what I love about the Walts/Rudys (and they are very well made). They look awesome with no belt and a sc. Highly recommend the blue Chambray and natural linen. loafers or slippers, 2' cuffs, creases and no belt = boss.
     
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  3. Sanguis Mortuum

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    As far as I can tell the Rudy fit has to be pre-ordered using their MTO program; click on 'Mens Preorder Items' and you'll see all the fabrics you can order, and you can choose Walt or Rudy fit in any of them. The selection is a bit low at the moment but there was a lot more a week ago (I ordered a nice tweed window-pane and there were several nice Donegals), and I expect more options will come.
     
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  4. unbelragazzo

    unbelragazzo Senior member Dubiously Honored

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    Ah excellent, thank you. Do you know what the thigh measurement is on the Rudy? Significantly more ample?
     
  5. unbelragazzo

    unbelragazzo Senior member Dubiously Honored

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    durrrrr nevermind says it right there on the page. 13.75" for those interested (for a 36" waist)...
     
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  6. CousinDonuts

    CousinDonuts Senior member

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    Hey OP, just go to joseph banks if this is too hard for you. Get a 3-for-1 special. Or go MTM. You are way overthinking this.
     
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  7. Quadcammer

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    Is it for consulting?

    I'm not sure..don't know if you mentioned it.

    Are you a consultant?
     
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  8. unbelragazzo

    unbelragazzo Senior member Dubiously Honored

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    Wait hold on this is for consulting? In that case none of these options are appropriate for you....
     
  9. New Shoes1

    New Shoes1 Senior member

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    Shoot, why didn't he say that in the first place? OP, if you're going to be a consultant, they all wear Joseph A. Banks slacks because there is a rule against dressing nicer than the clients. In fact, I think this is in the dress code/handbook materials they give to new hires. You really should have mentioned this earlier than the fourth page of the thread. We're very busy people here.
     

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