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Requesting opinions on Brooks Brothers vest & suit combination

paperlite

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I wear suits everyday (conservative marketing management company culture). How well will the combination of this Lambswool vest under this suit work (ignore tie)?

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The B. Brothers salesman recommended against it since the lambswool vest had leather buttons and the suit had different ones. He suggested a regular Classic Merino vest instead (no buttons!).

But look at this guy, he's pulling it off (just isn't wearing the jacket in this pic).

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Can you provide any opinons?
Thanks a lot.
PL


 

JayJay

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I think I'd wear the lambswool vest if I had on a flannel or tweed suit. Otherwise, I tend to agree with the salesman.
 

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