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In praise of Brown

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by TRINI, Mar 10, 2011.

  1. TRINI

    TRINI Senior member

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    And I'm not just talking about myself. [​IMG]

    If I had my druthers, I'd fill my wardrobe entirely with items in all shades across the spectrum of blues and browns plus the obligatory flannel trousers in shades of gray.

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  2. SpooPoker

    SpooPoker Internet Bigtimer and Most Popular Man on Campus

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    Im with you all the way on this.

    Except for Lino's electric blue overcoat.

    Still covet that United Arrows guy's gigantor croc clutch.
     
  3. sugarbutch

    sugarbutch Senior member

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    Yes. All of my favorite suits/SCs are some form of brown. I look at my closet, and I wonder how I got so much gray...
     
  4. TRINI

    TRINI Senior member

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    Im with you all the way on this.

    Except for Lino's electric blue overcoat.

    Still covet that United Arrows guy's gigantor croc clutch.


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    let's go croc hunting in Florida.
     
  5. Mute

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    Very nice indeed. I need to add more browns to my closet.
     
  6. SnarlPatrick

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    Yes, but what would you do after 6 o'clock?


    :p
     
  7. w.o.e.is.me.

    w.o.e.is.me. Senior member

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    pretty ill coat man.
    (i assume thats you)
     
  8. Archivist

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    Yes, but what would you do after 6 o'clock?


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  9. TRINI

    TRINI Senior member

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    pretty ill coat man.
    (i assume thats you)


    Ha - no. That's the Chairman (MaoMao)
     
  10. bringusingoodale

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    It's gonna be hard to get anything similar to those pictures by just asking for something brown. Seems like brown is a contested color for clothing.
     
  11. Master-Classter

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    well there's brown as a suit or sportscoat.... here are some examples of different shades and patterns: [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] Then there's the use of brown for other purposes, which to me makes it even more interesting... I'll skip shoes since that's obvious, and so are ties, but vests/cardigans or a jacket are an interesting touch. (PS - OMFG yfyf's overcoat is just so amazing I can't stop looking at it. IIRC it's Brioni) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
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    Mastah Classah!! Love the way you Jindabomb like that.

    PG's Gallo tie makes me want to choke its so nice.

    Who's the guy thats 2 on top of Doc Holliday up there? He was a good poster, just for a few days. I miss him.
     
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  18. Master-Classter

    Master-Classter Senior member

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    Who's the guy thats 2 on top of Doc Holliday up there? He was a good poster, just for a few days. I miss him.
    It's "AlwaysDressed". Looks like he was on a few days ago but hasn't posted since early last year [​IMG]
     
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