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In Praise (but also Suspicion) of Patterned Pants

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by unbelragazzo, Mar 24, 2012.

  1. imatlas

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    What about the drapes?
     


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    Have you ever thought about custom made shirts? The one you are currently wearing looks rather tent-ish
     


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    ^True, it's an old RTW. It's actually going to become pockets on my next pair of cream flannels. I'm gradually phasing all my RTWs out as a make more shirts up, the trick is finding the time. I'm going to buy a buttonholer soon, which should knock 4 hours or so off each shirt.
     
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    By coincidence today I went for a five pattern bingo, including patterned strides ...

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    unbelragazzo Jewfro Dubiously Honored

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    Nice, Duke. The tie and square are too close in color and pattern for me. But I like the way the tie brings out the overcheck in the pants. I think often success in patterned pants relies on tying together the top and bottom half somehow, as otherwise too much attention gets attracted to the pants on their own.
     


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    Very nice!
     


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    That is a nice patterned combination. Not too loud.
     


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