Is this sport coat color versatile enough?

Discussion in 'Menswear Advice' started by crf3973, Jul 7, 2016.

  1. crf3973

    crf3973 New Member

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    Hey there, new to the forum as of today. I wanted to get some advice on this color sportcoat. This will be my first a sport coat and I only have enough money for one.

    I decided against Navy as I wanted something a little bit lighter for my very light skin tone. I have baby blue color eyes. I went with this almost post office employee blue color. It has a faint woven texture and is a light wool fabric. Do you think something with this light of color would still be versatile as my only Sport coat?

    I appreciate your help in advance.

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  2. 1907jb

    1907jb Well-Known Member

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    It's blue enough that it can be worn with gray wool pants and contrast, so I say it's versatile.
     


  3. Master-Classter

    Master-Classter Senior member

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    That being said those lapels are pretty skinny and overall from what I can tell of the fit it looks a bit big and shapeless on you. But colorwise, sure, looks good.
     


  4. Astaroth

    Astaroth Senior member

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    The colour is fine, would say the fabric isnt great for a sports jacket to me unless you are limiting its use to just slacks (is that the correct americanism?) - it wouldnt work with jeans or chinos for me
     


  5. Foli Creppy

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    Personally, I'm partial to Navy sport coats being the most versatile. But yes, your grey sports coat is light enough in color that it can be worn with a good range of darker and lighter colors.
     


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