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Minnis 656 Houndstooth Flannel with No Man Walks Alone

Discussion in 'Preorders, Group Made-to-order, trunk shows, and o' started by unbelragazzo, Jul 13, 2015.

  1. PCK1

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    I think you could break a suit up into separates as well...harder to pull off the odd jacket but houndstooth flannel trousers + navy SC is badass.
     


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    Then make a commitment so we can get this custom run finished...
     


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    How do I make this committment?!

    Also, this is the OUT OF STOCK suit on NMWA, right?
     


  5. venividivicibj

    venividivicibj Stylish Dinosaur

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    you commit, or give your word, that should we reach 60 meters you will purchase your requested allotment. You will also need to know how much cloth you require.
     


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    50R here in need of a suit. Can someone tell me how much fabric I need?
     


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    You will be having this made up. Ask your tailor. Also make sure your tailor accepts outside cloth.
     


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    If you are planning on a 2-piece single breasted suit then 3.5 meters will be sufficient. You can order 4 meters if you want to be cautious.

    I would recommend 5 meters so you have 3.5 for your suit and 1.5 meters extra for a second pair of trousers....this way when your first pair of trousers wears out you can keep using the suit for many more years.
     


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    venividivicibj Stylish Dinosaur

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    This
     


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    I'm in for 4.5 yards. Let's get this funded.
     


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    Here's the cloth made up by Sartoria Formosa. Photo by Mark (yfyf) for the Rake Japan

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    Out of curiosity, Greg, if this gets off the ground would it be possible to arrange it as a Formosa GMTO (for those interested in doing so)? If so, would others be interested in that?
     


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    Definitely
     


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    Concordia - 4.5
    Burghler - 4.5
    Murl - 3.5
    vvv - 3.5
    PCK1 - 5
    Brax - 4.5
    Sebastian McFox - 4.5

    We are up to 30 meters of commitments.

    So now we need 30 more!

    If you are interested in this cloth...please speak up so that we can get this project off the ground.
     
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