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NWT Lardini (Maker of Brooks Brothers 1818 Italy Suits) - Navy Stripe: Size ~ 46 US

Discussion in '2011-2017 Classic Menswear' started by marblehouse, Feb 4, 2012.

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  1. marblehouse

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    A couple of NWT Lardini suits. Very nice fabric and quality - Lardini makes suits and SC for Ferragamo and Brooks Brothers. Retail on these is over $1k (putting this price at over 70% off). Both have very nice Neopolitan/spalla camicia style soft shoulders (flannel shoulder is softer).

    Asking $400 $360 $340 $320 $305 $290! $275! CONUS, $320 Worldwide



    Flannel Stripe - SIZE: 56 IT / ~46 US


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    Photographs & Measurements:
    Size: 56 Dr 7 [Jacket is slim-fit]

    3-roll-2, Dual Vent

    Brown Stripe on Navy Flannel 100% Wool

    Hand-sewn collar in self fabric

    Pick stitching on the lapel

    Flat front, unhemmed

    Made in Italy


    JACKET MEASUREMENTS:

    Chest: (flat across the front, unstretched): 23 1/2"

    Sleeves: (shoulder seam to cuff): 26 1/2"

    Shoulder Width (shoulder seam to shoulder seam, at widest point): 18 1/2"

    Length (bottom of collar to bottom, from back): 32"



    TROUSER MEASUREMENTS:

    Waist (taken flat at the waist and doubled): 39 1/2" [+ 2" to let out]

    Rise (crotch seam to top of trousers): 10 3/4"

    Inseam (crotch seam to end of hem): 37" [unhemmed]

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    Blue and White Stripe - SIZE: 46


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    Size: 56 Dr 7 [No tag in jacket, Size tag in trousers]

    3 Button, Dual Vent

    Blue Stripe 100% Wool [Color most accurate in trouser shot]

    Pick stitching on the lapel

    Flat front, unhemmed

    Made in Italy


    JACKET MEASUREMENTS:

    Chest: (flat across the front, unstretched): 24"

    Sleeves: (shoulder seam to cuff): 26 1/2"

    Shoulder Width (shoulder seam to shoulder seam, at widest point): 19 1/2"

    Length (bottom of collar to bottom, from back): 32 1/4"



    TROUSER MEASUREMENTS:

    Waist (flat across the waist, unstretched): 39"

    Rise (crotch seam to top of trousers): 11 3/4"

    Inseam (crotch seam to end of hem): 37 1/4" [unhemmed]

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    I am afraid that in your zeal to sell these very nice and well-priced suit(s) you have latched
    on to a Style Forum shibboleth: "Spalla Camicera" From the photos provided there is
    no basis to use this description. Please see the following description of the Neapolitan
    shoulder and Spalla Camicera by Manton:

    http://www.askandyaboutclothes.com/Tutorials/AntongiavanniNeopolitanShoulder.htm
     
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    indesertum Stylish Dinosaur

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    it's spalla camicia and you can tell from teh shoulder pics of the first one that it is indeed spalla camicia although the slight roping is a little odd
     


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    The shoulder is tailored in spalla camicia style. I know terms get over (and incorrectly) used on this forum, but these are true to that style. If you would like, I will sell you the suit so that you may inspect it in person. Here is a comparison from the familiar article that you quoted:


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    As for the roping, I believe that may be an artifact of how the suit is hanging on the hanger.
     
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