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J.Crew Fall/Winter 2012

Discussion in 'Streetwear and Denim' started by Therendition, Jul 23, 2012.

  1. Robert

    Robert Senior member

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    I have this in the single vent. It is great! If fit almost perfectly off the rack. I ordered the pants a little long so I could get them altered to the exact length I wanted. I took up the jacket sleeves a little out of personal preference, just because I like to show some cuff. But other than that--perfect.

    Fit is spot on, it's trim and slim fitting, and material and construction is high-quality.
     
  2. LEgoiste

    LEgoiste Senior member

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    Does anyone have a spare 10% off + free shipping coupon? [​IMG]
     
  3. OmniscientCause

    OmniscientCause Senior member

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    went worsted instead but the fit was spot on...like you the pants will need to be shortened but thats it.
     
  4. asaa1000

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    anyone know when the next online sale will be?
     
  5. Arnold Grape

    Arnold Grape Senior member

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    Dec 10, 2013, is my conjecture, beau.
     
  6. Arnold Grape

    Arnold Grape Senior member

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    -So I screwed up :p
     
  7. Notverystylish

    Notverystylish Active Member

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    Has anyone tried on the Japanese Cotton Twill sportcoat yet? How's the material and the fit?
     
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  8. Dirty Gurty

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    I have it, the material is nice enough. The fit is boxy, I'm going to have to get it tailored up a bit.
     
  9. Notverystylish

    Notverystylish Active Member

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    ah, so it doesn't fit like the rest of the ludlow blazers?
     
  10. Dirty Gurty

    Dirty Gurty Senior member

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    It doesn't fit as well as one you can order by numbered size, ie: 42r, etc. These come in S, M, L and I got a L, shoulders and chest are good but waste is billowy on me.
     
  11. Notverystylish

    Notverystylish Active Member

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    I just tried it on yesterday. Same story as you dirtyGurty. Waist isn't slim enough. I also didn't like the pinstripe fabric. I thought it was going to be a solid navy, but there's faint lines going down the jacket. Did not cop.
     
  12. bLaZ3n

    bLaZ3n Senior member

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    Any reviews on that JCrew Factory Thompson suit in Wool (Navy)? $222 seems not bad for the jacket and pants.
     
  13. Robert

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    Lots of people over at dappered.com seem to like it. I don't know. I think you're better off saving up for the real thing, i.e., the J. Crew Ludlow. The fit always looks a bit off to me with the factory suit, especially the pants.
     
  14. BLAUGRANA

    BLAUGRANA Senior member

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    With all due respect, I wouldn't go with a lot of the Dappered crowd on anything. It's reverse of some of the SF crowd. I mean they did some store wars thing and J Crew Factory store beat out Amazon.
     
  15. mjk2031

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    Wearing it right now. I had to get it tailored up quite a bit, and it is still not as slim as I had hoped. Material is nice and I actually like the stripes, makes it a little different than your standard blue blazer.
     
  16. LEgoiste

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    Has anyone tried on both the thinsulate and non-thinsulate version of the Bayswater pea coat? Is the NON-thinsulate thinner/less puffy and/or lighter?

    Thanks
     
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  17. Robert

    Robert Senior member

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    Agree! That was kind of my point. Some of their information is.... interesting. I tried on some JCP stuff after some recommendations there, and I have to say, the JCP stafford dress shirts are okay, especially in slim fit, and especially if you can get them under $20. But yes, the aesthettic is different there, for sure. They don't seem to like white jeans, for example. LOL.

    On another point: 30 percent off final sale in the store today! For around $20, I picked up that OCBD-like navy shirt from this past/fall winter. Can't find a picture right now, but it's the one with thinner material and a button pocket and brown buttons. Very nice shirt, especially at this price.
     
  18. Robert

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    I finally did a-get that cardigan. Took a winter 30-percent off final sale but I did it.
     
  19. Robert

    Robert Senior member

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    Did anybody get the F/W12 barn jacket? If so, how do you like it?
     
  20. Bbombers85

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    Also Looking for a barn jacket review as its currently $99 plus 30% off.
     

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