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Rock Your Socks- show your sock, shoe & pant combos

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by Gus, Jul 27, 2008.

  1. Flake

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    VK Nagrani
    Bontoni wholecuts
     


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    PSG - great looking combo. sounds like you have a great day ahead. enjoy. :cheers:


    justin - i am a big fat hippo, and i found that the best angle to hide that, and properly show your fit, at least the shirt/tie/jacket, is to hold your arm out and angle the phone to take a pic across your chest. like so.

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    moar casual stuff.

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    Nice combo PSG and estitchy. Estichy, what are those trousers called?
     


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    Still wintery here in the E of England. Viyella OTC.
     
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    they are the vintage chino, from uniqlo. this is their second voyage, i really like fit.
     


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    Thats perfect stitchy. Ill start posting it like that a bit more often in that case. I always just feel you never really get a good idea of the fit but rather only the colors/patterns of the combo.

    btw love the casual outfit
     


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    thanks! yeah, it doesnt get the whole fit, but its really hard to get full pics that are accurate. being able to show the up top combo is cool imo. i like seeing them sometimes more than full fits. PSG had a phenomenal one not too long ago.
     


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    Very nice stitchy, big like.

    It's so good that I offer my 5k post for you!
     


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    2 questions for the gents here and I figure this is probably the best place to post.

    Would anyone wear string loafers as offered by Skoaktiebolaget? What would one wear with them?
    http://www.skoaktiebolaget.se/news/carmina-suede-string-loafers

    Second question has anyone tried Gustin denim? I "backed" a pair of jeans in light italian as it was called which looks like a lighter wash but I wanted to see if anyone had experience with their denim. Price seems awesome.

    Thanks
     


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    :happy: thanks!!
     


  12. Gus

    Gus Stylish Dinosaur Dubiously Honored

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    The Carmina loafer- yes, I would wear them. In fact a similar look was popular with several companies in the 80's. I think the suede makes them casual-elegant. Easy enough to wear with jeans but also ideal for a summer linen suit. When wearing a blue blazer and grey pants these would be just the right detail to keep you from being mistaken for a security guard. They would look good with most trim chinos as well.
     


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    I was thinking to wear it with jeans for a casual summer shoe sockless or with liners. My other thought would be to wear them super casually with shorts (yes I said shorts)

    And I guess no one has tried or heard of Gustin denim then
     


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    Gus Stylish Dinosaur Dubiously Honored

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    The new Gustin line has just been released. There are a few positive reviews on Tumblr. The ones I ordered don't arrive until May so I will let you know then. One pair is a heavy Cone Mill US fabric and the other is a heavy Japanese denim.

    I tried on Gustin about a year ago. I liked the fit so I was delighted by their new pricing and variety of fabrics.
     


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    justin, loafers look cool but i dont think i could rock them. more power to you if you can. i think if you plan on wearing them with shorts, one of the more "fun" colors would be neat. no idea about the jeans.
     


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