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In Praise of Gray ... (Spin-Off)

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by niidawg3, Mar 9, 2011.

  1. SpooPoker

    SpooPoker Internet Bigtimer and Most Popular Man on Campus Dubiously Honored Affiliate Vendor

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    I think I might kill for this suit. Anyone have deets? [​IMG]
     
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    Tom Ford IIRC

    No....Seriously? I dont remember a purple overcheck in any collection... what makes you say that?
     
  4. TRINI

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    I think I might kill for this suit. Anyone have deets?

    [​IMG]


    Spoo - peep the next-level pattern matching where the jacket hem meets the pants.

    Mind blown.
     
  5. aj_del

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    I recall it being discussed here before, plus the last buttonhole, plus the FU cloth, plus the general look. I might be wrong but I dont think I am ...
     
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    I may have a new personal mission.
     
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    I may have a new personal mission.

    Certainly looks like TF to me, bro.
     
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    Certainly looks like TF to me, bro.

    I will pay a finders fee for anyone who can find this, new or used in my size.
     
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    plus the last buttonhole

    All good indications, but he is, AFAIK, the only one who did the last buttonhhole larger than the others. Def TF
     
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    Spoo - peep the next-level pattern matching where the jacket hem meets the pants.

    Mind blown.


    I did this first with a POW Sammy, lest we forget [​IMG]
     
  11. GusW

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    Great suit, very "industry look" IMO. Spoo I am surprised you don't think he is too matchy matchy based upon your recent statements. He is very well coordinated for a strong plaid pattern. It makes so much more impact that to try and use too many more elements and colors.
     
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    Great suit, very "industry look" IMO. Spoo I am surprised you don't think he is too matchy matchy based upon your recent statements. He is very well coordinated for a strong plaid pattern. It makes so much more impact that to try and use too many more elements and colors.

    What statements do you mean? I think this is perfect as it is. You dont want to screw around with too much other stuff with a plaid that big.

    Im salivating over this thing. Damn, I wish I never saw this pic.
     
  13. TRINI

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    That suit is what inspired me to buy that DB windowpane suit I just sold.
     
  14. deadly7

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    I am a fan of teh grey....all shades.

    Mike

    You *really* like windowpanes don't you? Some of the suits, imo, could be a bit more tailored.. unless you like them with some breathing room.

    This is one of a small handful of photos that makes me want a gray suit. I also want a small waist like his to go with it. The suit may be an easier goal.
    I'm not a fan of DB suits on small guys.
     
  15. GusW

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    What statements do you mean?

    Thanks G - I get what you are saying, and sure I think that can work. However, ...... I would have really felt matchy matchy.


    As it stood, I felt too matchy that day as it was.
     
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    Thanks G - I get what you are saying, and sure I think that can work. However, ...... I would have really felt matchy matchy.


    As it stood, I felt too matchy that day as it was.


    I hate being matchy - but this whole thing has the right vibe. The fits I posted that I made those comments on were not even close to something like this.
     
  17. Topgoon

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    You're having a memory gap Spoo - you must have seen this design before.

    Old thread on B/S by GQHustler - check out #5.
    http://www.styleforum.net/showthread.php?t=185219

    I think that's a very similar suit, if not the same... and you replied in the thread! I don't think you're a size 36 though...

    Not sure if GQHustler ever sold it.

    EDITED: I just realized you mention #5 specifically in that thread too lol
     
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    Holy shit, forget me having a memory lapse, how the hell did you remember that suit was in that thread?
     
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    I think I might kill for this suit. Anyone have deets?

    [​IMG]


    This suit + this scarf = [​IMG]

    [​IMG]
     
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    Holy shit, forget me having a memory lapse, how the hell did you remember that suit was in that thread?

    With just 21 posts and an apparently encyclopedic knowledge of this board, I believe we may have rooted out the super-lurker.
     

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