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Meeting with tier 1 tailor in 2 weeks for initial suit fitting, any advice to prepare

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by AvariceBespoke, Jan 8, 2009.

  1. marc237

    marc237 Distinguished Member

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    what do you think of this suit?

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    For me, it has a little too much going on - I would dispense with either the vest or the ticket pocket. However, YMMV and I may be a bit more conservative than is warranted. Also, you mentioned a 2B, but you know that this is 3 rolled to 2?
     


  2. marc237

    marc237 Distinguished Member

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    are you marc grayson?

    No. I recall him from older AAAC days, but I am not. My recollection is that we were, in addition to many other issues, also separated by money - he had some and I do not,.
     


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    amerikajinda Stylish Dinosaur

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  4. grimslade

    grimslade Stylish Dinosaur

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    Rule #1 of the internet, always fight your position to the death, even in the face of overwhleming evidence to the contrary [​IMG]

    Rule #2, when on the losing end of a fight with grimslade, simply yell out "sycophant!" to even things out.


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  5. marc237

    marc237 Distinguished Member

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    Also not the Marc who drank his own urine. Unfortunately, just a popular name.
     


  6. Film Noir Buff

    Film Noir Buff Distinguished Member

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    Also not the Marc who drank his own urine. Unfortunately, just a popular name.
    Maybe they dont drink their own urine some guys who post here talk a lot of...
     


  7. marc237

    marc237 Distinguished Member

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    Can I safely assume that the gibe is not directed my way?
     


  8. grimslade

    grimslade Stylish Dinosaur

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    Can I safely assume that the gibe is not directed my way?

    He was in a confessional mood.
     


  9. Despos

    Despos Distinguished Member Dubiously Honored

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    To determine styling, cloth, color, pattern etc., put the suit in context of how and when you will wear it. If it is for social/dressy purposes go for the peak, besom. If it is for daily use, keep it simple and versatile. Get the idea?
    Don't take every styling cue you have seen and like and create the over-designed suit. Then you would have a TF suit.
     


  10. marc237

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    He was in a confessional mood.

    Ah. Good to know.
     


  11. grimslade

    grimslade Stylish Dinosaur

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    Ah. Good to know.

    Some people around here can't stop talking about themselves, even when they try to throw barbs at others.
     


  12. whnay.

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    I have the man blocked and I don't feel like reading this entire thread, who is he meeting with?
     


  13. grimslade

    grimslade Stylish Dinosaur

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    He won't say.
     


  14. itsstillmatt

    itsstillmatt The Liberator Dubiously Honored

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    I have the man blocked and I don't feel like reading this entire thread, who is he meeting with?
    A tailor at Tear One Imports.
     


  15. voxsartoria

    voxsartoria Goon member

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    I have the man blocked and I don't feel like reading this entire thread, who is he meeting with?

    Nice pics from A&S, Bill.


    - B
     


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