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Pocket Squares: A Discussion Thread, Questions, Opinions, Suggestions.....

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by Gus, Mar 1, 2011.

  1. DM66

    DM66 Senior Member

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    A few attempts by a rookie........

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  2. Gus

    Gus Stylish Dinosaur Dubiously Honored

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    Why not a pattern pocket square with a copper/rust/brown color?

    Cream silk is the vanilla ice cream of pocket squares. This jacket fabric is fabulous. You could have so much more fun highlighting colors in the pattern and in your shirt and tie than cream. Sorry, just sayin.



     
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  3. woolymammoth

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    I'm the vanilla ice cream of people.
     


  4. woolymammoth

    woolymammoth Senior Member

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    Not good lighting (navy jacket)...

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    ...closeup (again not good lighting)...

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    That is an awesome pocket square, Woolymammoth!
     


  6. woolymammoth

    woolymammoth Senior Member

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    Not good lighting (black jacket)...

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    ...closeup (again not good lighting)...

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    Dinosarti Senior Member

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    Camera missed the purple in the shirt. Suit is Navy. :)
     


  8. davesmith

    davesmith Affiliate Vendor

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  9. Jdeansmith11

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    love these combos!

     


  10. woolymammoth

    woolymammoth Senior Member

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    Not good lighting (navy cashmere herringbone jacket)...

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  11. sugarbutch

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    That navy PS is quite nice, Wooly.
     


  12. unbelragazzo

    unbelragazzo Jewfro Dubiously Honored

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    I don't think it's just me - I have seen an absolute profusion of PSs in DC recently. Seems like one guy out of 5 in a suit has included a PS. Anybody else notice the same thing?
     


  13. XKxRome0ox

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    probably the "mad men" effect...

    although i've never watched a single episode of the show
    for me it's the styleforum effect
     


  14. john parker

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    Relative to the top photo with the pocket square with the colored border, how do you fold it to get it to look that way? Or is it just the skill born from practice? Sorry for the noobie question, but I have a bordered pocket square that I hope to get looking like that one before Saturday night!
     


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