1. Hi. We moved systems, and because it was impossible to achieve feature parity between the systems, we opted to archive the old B&S threads but allow users to read them so that they can put them into our new B&S system.

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Just Bought This Oxxford!

Discussion in 'B&S Archive' started by bachbeet, May 6, 2006.

  1. bachbeet

    bachbeet Distinguished Member

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    It looks gray in the pic but he assured me it has blues in the glen plaid pattern. Can't wait. [​IMG]
     


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    Georgeous suit! I can't wait to hear what you think once you get it! [​IMG]
     


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    It looks gray in the pic but he assured me it has blues in the glen plaid pattern. Can't wait. [​IMG]

    I believe him. You can see the blue windowpane in the fabric close-up.
     


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    Very nice. I can see the blue in the fabric closeup as well.
     


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    You got a DEAL
     


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    That's a beautiful suit. Love the glen plaid! Great buy.
     


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    three suggestions for you:

    1. unfinished sleeves on an oxxford really need func. buttonholes!! sometimes oxxford will do them for you, if you can get in contact w/them

    2. light blue shirt, dark solid tie

    3. white FC shirt, solid black knit tie, white pocket square in tv fold
     


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    Do you happen to know what that model is? It has a pretty high gorge and non-fishmouth notches. I only know of one such model in RTW...
     


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    hmmm...i figured it was a gibbons....what model IS the suit?
     


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    Just what I'm looking for!
     


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    Thanks for all the positive reinforcement guys. I have a good local Asian female tailor who does a very good job. I'll see if she can handle functional buttons.

    Foxx: Don't own some of the ties you suggested. I'll see what goes. I do have quite a few so I'm sure I can find some good matches.
     


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    Does it come with that belt? [​IMG]
     


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    trust me, man-- you really should try a solid blue and solid black tie with that suit. you would never know it, but women LOVE the look-- especially with the pocket square in TV fold.

    again, i recommend contacting Ben Silver (or ebay, "knit tie" if you want to try it very inexpensively) for a solid knit grenadine tie or two-- you'll get LOTS of use out of them.
     


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