Should I or shouldn't I buy... (clothing item)?

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  1. the shah

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    Has anyone seen these Jil jackets in person? Do they run large? only 48s are available and I am a small 50. spoilers show close ups. [​IMG]
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    i was just looking at that jil coat on aloha rag. bolied wool--is it warm enough for a winter jacket? im looking at either this: (this is boiled cotton) http://www.oki-ni.com/mens-jackets/b...vt/bbs0613blk/ or the rick scuba in bolied wool. i think its a better alternative to leather, but i havent had anything in BW. also i want to go with a bomber style jacket, as per the apc fiasco[​IMG]
     


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    Not that specific one but Jil coats i've seen are tts. If you wear a 40 in a suit, get a 40. It doesn't accomodate for much underneath though.

    And no, the ones I've seen are nowhere near thick enough to withstand a snowy winter.
     


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    Rick Owens on Yoox, both are in a sz32 "corduroy-velveteen" -
    Anyone know how these run in terms of sizing?
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    Has anyone seen these Jil jackets in person? Do they run large? only 48s are available and I am a small 50. spoilers show close ups.



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    I have tried the second one and it definitely fits TTS.
     


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    been on the brink of purchasing this about 5 times ... think i might need to pull the trigger tonight.
     


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    Not that specific one but Jil coats i've seen are tts. If you wear a 40 in a suit, get a 40. It doesn't accomodate for much underneath though.

    I have tried the second one and it definitely fits TTS.

    glad I asked (no returns on these). I was just hoping. I tried on a jil duffel (different one) and it was tts as well. tts all around it seems.

    someone go get them, they are nice.
     


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    [​IMG] How versatile are these? OK with darker jeans? Any color chinos/cords? Or should I go for these? [​IMG]
     


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    been on the brink of purchasing this about 5 times ... think i might need to pull the trigger tonight.


    Does anyone actually like how this sweater fits IRL? I returned mine - it was a mess.
     


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    ^looks like it fits a mess
     


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    really? damn. i've never had a chance to try it on in person. i have measurements, but nothing too in-depth.
     


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    glad I asked (no returns on these). I was just hoping. I tried on a jil duffel (different one) and it was tts as well. tts all around it seems.

    someone go get them, they are nice.


    The aloha rag site has measurements for each item. Why not just go by that?
     


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    really? damn. i've never had a chance to try it on in person. i have measurements, but nothing too in-depth.

    This is a dramatization of my own recollection of how it fit

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