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Luxire Custom Clothing - Official Affiliate Thread

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by luxire, Jun 20, 2012.

  1. UnnamedPlayer

    UnnamedPlayer Senior Member

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    I'll keep any eye out in this thread for you to announce availability of wool trousers in a formal fabric, something like a 120 or therebaouts.
     


  2. steveoly

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    ^PM sent.
    Regarding the shape of the collar, I snapped a couple of pictures comparing the two and you can see that the soft (striped) collar is shaped at a slightly different angle.
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    Both of the collars do measure out the same however. Two things that we tweaked quite a bit on the second order (striped shirt) were my neck drop and shoulder slope, so I think the difference in collar angle is a result of that tweaking rather than a miscue on Luxire's part. Regardless, I do like the spread of the soft striped collar more than the fused collar after all. I hope this helps.
    -Steve
     
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    If I provide exact shirt measurements on the Custom Measurements option, how does Fit Type affect it? Would it alter my measurements?
     


  5. luxire

    luxire Affiliate Vendor Affiliate Vendor

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    No, it will not affect or alter the provided measurements.

    The fit type is for people wanting to order a standard size.
     


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    Luxire, Is there a maximum on swatch orders? What is the current price per swatch? Would you consider counting the money spent on swatches as a credit towards future orders? For example, if I order 10 swatches for $10, you would extend a $10 credit toward a purchase of a shirt.
     


  7. luxire

    luxire Affiliate Vendor Affiliate Vendor

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    We are still streamlining the swatches process. Currently, they are priced at $1 each, plus shipping. No minimum or maximum. If ordered with another item, shipping of swatches is free.

    No store credit is currently provided for ordered swatches.
     
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  8. TehBunny

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    Hey Luxire; just wondering what your most popular fabrics are (top 3/5) and also do you have any brown horn buttons currently?
     


  9. luxire

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    We do not have a ready "Best-Selling" list. Thank you for sending me on that search. Was a bit surprised to see what I saw. Below is the list of top 5. 3 whites and 2 blues.

    1. Lustrous Fine White

    2. Monti White on White Stripes

    3. Warzone White Oxford

    4. Classic Blue Oxford

    5. Pale Blue Poplin 2/100

    Got corozo in white, grey and black. No horn buttons yet. Should arrive in a couple of weeks though. Work in progress.
     
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  10. TehBunny

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    White on white stripes; didn't expect that on the top 5 :) Also would you say that the 'Lustrous Fine White' is the best white for year round CBD wear? I currently own the Warzone White Oxford and find it too heavy for summer.
     


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    for a casual look, should i go with button down collars or semi spread?
     


  12. aravenel

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    Button down. Button downs are IMO the right choice whenever you arent wearing a tie.
     


  13. bik2101

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    okay cool, thanks.
     


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    I was thinking of ordering my first shirt from Luxire, and I mostly use casual shirts so I was thinking of getting, at least firsttly, a OCBD-shirt.

    I'm of the impression that unfused collar/cuffs are preferred to fused cuffs/collar when it comes to casual shirts. Is this a correct starting point?

    I should add that I would like for Luxire to make the collar somewhat like the Epaulet high-stance collar, if that's possible. I think I read about a member here who did this when ordering a shirt.
     
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    Not necessarily. Fused don't necessarily look stiff; they just look tidy. Unfused can sort of pull and wrinkle in unattractive ways. I like both but one isn't necessarily better.


    I had Luxire make a custom larger collar for me where I specified the back height, point length, etc. and it came out great.
     


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