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Italian CBD

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by CrimsonSox, Feb 8, 2014.

  1. Ich_Dien

    Ich_Dien Distinguished Member

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    Also, Marzotto needs an appearance. He is, as far as I'm concerned, one of the best dressed men in Italy:

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  2. gettoasty

    gettoasty Stylish Dinosaur

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    I am curious what most of these gentlemen wear for footwear. I am assuming a lot of dark brown suede/leather and black shoes. Any room for tan/cognac/chestnut etc?
     


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    Black shoes.
     


  4. Gus

    Gus Stylish Dinosaur Dubiously Honored

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    When walking around Milan, you see a lot of very dark suits and black shoes. It may be the younger fashionistas in RTW but it looks good.
     


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    gettoasty Stylish Dinosaur

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    I see. So, staying true to this thread my next shoe will not be a pair of pebble grain cognac/tan leather jodhpurs. Perhaps something in a dark brown or black cap toe boot in pebble grain leather.
     


  6. Ich_Dien

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    None of those sound remotely CBD...
     


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    great idea for a thread, CrimsonSox - thanks
     


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    + 1 on Matteo Marzotto
     


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    jrd617 Stylish Dinosaur

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    Those sideburns are awful though.

    Looks like a d-bag
     
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    ?? Seem totally normal to me. Maybe I'm too embedded in d-bag culture.
     


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    Cleav Stylish Dinosaur Dubiously Honored Moderator

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    Dark brown suede balmorals would be the safer, Italian CBD-eccentric go-to.
     


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    Yeah even in the one above where they're the longest, I didn't even notice. I think they compliment his face well, especially since has those high collars which are a bit 70's/Edwardian in themselves. I think part of the d-baggery, if any, might be because his hair is curly and perhaps too long... too manicured.
     


  14. kulata

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    Marzotto looks good in his high collars. Makes a huge difference IMO
     


  15. Cleav

    Cleav Stylish Dinosaur Dubiously Honored Moderator

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    I haven't seen a bad fit of Marzotto

    If he put his shoes under my bed, I would steal them :cool:
     
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