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Random Fashion Thoughts (Part 3: Style farmer strikes back) - our general discussion thread

Discussion in 'Streetwear and Denim' started by LA Guy, Jan 3, 2018.

  1. sinnedk

    sinnedk Stylish Dinosaur

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    Sure if it Halle s again I’ll get info
     




  2. SirGrotius

    SirGrotius Distinguished Member

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    Interesting discussion on number of suits. I have 6 nice suits, and am toying with the idea of a 7th for more variety. I find I enjoy wearing suits more and more (probably indicative of creeping middle age, at 38), since they're simple change of look with a different shirt, shoes, etc. I usually eschew a tie unless for more formal occasions. I'm in advertising so the sleek suit is reserved for certain client meetings or more visible events.

    Anyway, I have a heather grey, charcoal, classic navy, dark blue with pinstripes, black, and navy with a touch of mohair. Not really sure of the next step, because then one ventures into weird territory, with Prince of Wales patterns, brown (no!), maybe a fashionable tux.

    At the office, I'm more of a blazer and nice jeans guy as is tout le monde.
     


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    clee1982 Stylish Dinosaur

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    Number of suits, too many I lost count...
     


  4. OccultaVexillum

    OccultaVexillum Distinguished Member

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    I have one suit I got as a graduation gift with a note in the pocket that said "go get a job now".
     


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    I have just one suit that I use for weddings, and it’s a cheap-ass Zara one. If I interviewed these days I think I wouldn’t even wear one, although I did in the past, years ago.
     


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    I have a shitload of suits and only two of them are office/interview appropriate.
     


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    KaleidoscopicK Senior Member

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    This was posted on the Crockett and Jones thread, but for those who don't wander over there:

    https://www.crockettandjones.com/the-black-editions

    I think I've found the chunky black derby that I've been missing.
    aw18-tbe-content-lamont.jpg

    Interesting to see Crockett and Jones going in this direction, even for a capsule collection.
     


  8. clee1982

    clee1982 Stylish Dinosaur

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    Why not the Church ones? the CJ ones still looks relatively sleek ish
     


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    nahneun Uncle Nephew

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    Conveniently leaves out the Chinese and the Italians
     


  11. dieworkwear

    dieworkwear Mahatma Jawndi

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    I hear people from Montenegro are the most aggressive.
     


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    Never trust a Chinese sympathizer
     


  13. LA Guy

    LA Guy Opposite Santa Staff Member Admin Moderator

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    Chinese, yeah. Italians aren't really known for their intrepid spamming and malware attacks.
     


  14. LA Guy

    LA Guy Opposite Santa Staff Member Admin Moderator

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    Lol. Macedonia is sorta a weird country to call out, but a disproportionate number of the fake news sites, for example, that were heavily promoted on Facebook, were of Macedonian origin.
     


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