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***Official Franco Ercoles Bespoke Thread (Brooklyn/Manhattan)***

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by NewYorkIslander, Dec 7, 2010.

  1. mkarim

    mkarim Distinguished Member

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    Nothing really, other than Neopolitan shoulders in the fresco. The navy was the first and fresco was the second and the second usually comes out better than the first (not that the navy is bad, just relatively speaking). Tailors usually "perfect" the fit with the second one.
     


  2. mkarim

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    It's actually this fabric:

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  3. Slickman

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    Theres actually a new color in fresco II book called sand i believe, I would like to see that next to the wheat
     


  4. Axelman 17

    Axelman 17 Distinguished Member

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    Cross-post from the Whnay thread. Latest suit in Lesser 9oz:

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  6. NewYorkIslander

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    Just a heads up, the shop will be closed the next two weeks after today...vacation.
     


  7. patrickBOOTH

    patrickBOOTH Stylish Dinosaur Dubiously Honored

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  8. Slickman

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    ^ Shoulder looks fantastic
     


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    ^^ Wow, that turned out much different than I expected. What a cool different shoulder.
     
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  10. I am DIL

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    That's a home run, Booth.
     
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  11. patrickBOOTH

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    Told ya. ;)


    Thanks, I am very happy with it.
     


  12. forex

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    That bitch must be scratchy, Patrick.
     


  13. patrickBOOTH

    patrickBOOTH Stylish Dinosaur Dubiously Honored

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    Well, I am very itchy so it works out. :)
     


  14. NewYorkIslander

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    Itch, itch, itch. Scratch, scratch, scratch...
     


  15. lychyrychy

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    Excellent suit!

    I might be nit picky on this one but is the tie a bit too weenie for your built? Also is the no tapered waist look what you wanted?

    Edit: I particularly love the shoulder!:slayer:

     
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