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Suitsupply NYC

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by musicguy, Jun 20, 2011.

  1. PapaRubbery

    PapaRubbery Senior Member

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    Holy titties that's amazing. Go for it dude!

    I might have to get one for myself! Haha!
     


  2. CousinDonuts

    CousinDonuts Distinguished Member

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    Depends on if you would rather wear a herringbone coat or a textured coat. FWIW, I have a brown herringbone tweed SC , and I feel like I have to wear only solid shirts underneath. I also have a grey tweed SC that is just rough textured like the Lazio you quote, and it's a little easier to change up the shirts.
     
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  3. CousinDonuts

    CousinDonuts Distinguished Member

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    Been awhile since someone put up a suitsupply pic just because, so here is what I'm wearing today. Napoli that I bought in spring 2012. (excuse the slightly fuzzy pic, I am teaching my 3.5yo girls to hold the camera steady). Yes, I know that I need to pull my pants up. Cheers.


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  4. TM79

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    +1. I have a nice brown herringbone but end up only wearing solid shirts with it
     


  5. Keal19

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    Stock Update: I Have covered my costs for the trip, so now looking to liquidate my stock! If your a size 38R and you haven't already had a look... You can see here what is available... https://www.dropbox.com/sh/9inwxdudrupqoo4/eQCTf0yBmj

    40L Washington Half SCs
    42S Washington in gray
    44S Washington in gray

    44R Napoli in charcoal, light gray and mid gray.

    All prices are extremely reasonable, roughly £120-140 for the suits.
    PM me if you might be interested.

    Thanks
     
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  6. Holdfast

    Holdfast Stylish Dinosaur

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    I wanted a new linen suit, so thought I'd give the cream Soho a whirl, while also getting this blue one which I regretted not buying when I first tried it on a while back. The blue is great (I knew it would be) but I would not recommend the cream suit at all. Colour & fit are perfect, but the material is damn lightweight/sheer that the trousers are basically see-through. Ridiculously so, and unwearable.

    Anyway, I'm returning it. Quick & silly question: the package came with a smaller box, which I presumed was for returns, but I would have to leave out the hanger & garment bag due to space limitations. For those of you who've returned stuff, is that OK, or do I have to reuse the massive suit-sized box it came originally in?! The returns instructions are ambiguous but appear to imply the latter which seems stupid.
     
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  7. Tony Montana

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    You should definitely use the big box! (They only use the smaller boxes to prevent the suits/jackets from moving around.)
    Why would it seem stupid?
     


  8. Holdfast

    Holdfast Stylish Dinosaur

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    Thanks for the reply; I'll use the big one then.

    It just seems excessive to me, given that the item is going need to be checked over & presumably pressed nicely by them before being resold anyway. I can understand shipping to the customer in a big box, to prevent too much creasing and so it's generally pretty on arrival, but it seems less costly & more environmentally friendly to ship returns back in as small a box as possible given they'll need to press it again anyway. It's also easier in terms of sending it back if, like me, you keep an irregular/unpredictable schedule and therefore don't want to commit to a collection time and want to drop off the package instead. I don't know how it works in the USA, but over here, many UPS drop-off points within other shops have a size limit and so for bigger items you need to go to a dedicated UPS centre. That happens to only be 15-20 minutes from me so it's no problem, but I can imagine it being a nuisance for others.

    Thanks again for the reply.
     


  9. Tony Montana

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    Well, assuming most people treat the suits/jackets the same way they would in a store (just try them on for a few minutes and not wear them long hours) I doubt they have to press many of the returned suits. Maybe some of the linen ones.
     


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    If the 42S washington is still avail i want it!!
     


  11. yjeezle

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    you don't. i've had no problems returning it with a regular sized box (i thought i was going to keep it, but then i realized it would cost me over $200 to get some stuff tailored :\).

    I try to return the hanger and garment bag though..

    i pulled the trigger on 3 of the jackets over the weekend. sad to find out that only 1 of them was in stock :(
     


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    Donuts, Looks very nice. Thanks for posting.
     
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    I'm not too much into fit photos, but here's an interesting one eating dessert on a date with my Washington Green Plain Linen. It's probably my favorite jacket at this point. I received one compliment from a stranger at the airport and my date liked it too. Very nice summer jacket and quite affordable if you like that sort of thing!

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    ^^ This made me LOL this morning....
     


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