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The best fitting linen trousers challenge

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by Butler, Jul 22, 2013.

The best fitting linen trousers challenge

Poll closed Jul 29, 2013.
  1. Victor Elfo

    12 vote(s)
    50.0%
  2. J.P. Hardy

    4 vote(s)
    16.7%
  3. Emptym

    4 vote(s)
    16.7%
  4. Butler

    10 vote(s)
    41.7%
  5. Andrey2

    5 vote(s)
    20.8%
Multiple votes are allowed.
  1. Butler

    Butler Senior member

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    Trousers importance are often somewhat neglected, not only buy the wearers, but also by tailors who seem to concentrate their interest and efforts on the jackets. So lets find out who has the best fitting summer linen trousers

    No jackets, no ventilated shoes, socks are optional. OBS Front and back shots compulsory

    Entry closes at midnight EST on Friday. Poll closes on Monday at noon EST. Multiple votes will be allowed. I don't care when the fit was worn.

    Finally, I highly encourage a full body shot as well as detail shot . Let's go. :bigstar:
     


  2. in stitches

    in stitches Kung Joo Moderator

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    :( i has no linen trou. will have to be a bystander this time around.
     


  3. aravenel

    aravenel Senior member

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    My linen pents were recently mistakenly run through the dryer, and now are linen capri pents. So I'm out :(

    Love the idea though!
     
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  4. archibaldleach

    archibaldleach Senior member

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    Great idea. I'm in the process of replacing my trousers with MTM so probably don't have much of a shot in this one, but what the hell...
     


  5. in stitches

    in stitches Kung Joo Moderator

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    id LOVE to see you in capris. please post in this challenge.

    i have ill fitting linen shorts. post is the capris and ill post in the shorts. WE WILL WIN FOR SHOREZ!!
     
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  6. RDiaz

    RDiaz Senior member

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    Oh. My linens are very loose fitting on purpose, so I don't think I qualify... they draped beautifully when new, but now after washing and pressing they are not the same and I relegated them to casual wear...
     


  7. Victor Elfo

    Victor Elfo Senior member

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    As we're facing constant temperatures of 0˚C here, at Rio Grande do Sul, I'm not able to participate, but I'll leave two old photographs as a notion of how I would participate of this particular challenge if I could.


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  8. mrjester

    mrjester Senior member

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    Wow. I have some arriving at the end of the month, my first pair.

    Son of a bitch.

    Oh, and I have some being cut for me now. Aahhhh!!!!111!!
     
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  9. sugarbutch

    sugarbutch Bearded Prick Dubiously Honored

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    I haven't any... :embar:
     


  10. JPHardy

    JPHardy Senior member

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    Just so its not empty.

    One month ago.

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    Different Island, same pants

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  11. in stitches

    in stitches Kung Joo Moderator

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    this is quickly turning into a no pants challenge. nice.

    edit - damn you JP! :fu:
     
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  12. IrateCustomer

    IrateCustomer Senior member

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    Are blends acceptable? I have some linen/cotton, and linen/wool blends. No 100 percenters though.
     


  13. jrd617

    jrd617 Senior member

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    In Stitches would win a shafnez competition :slayer:
     


  14. in stitches

    in stitches Kung Joo Moderator

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    Most certainlty not!!!
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    JP - great pic of you with ur daughter. Super cute.
     


  15. Butler

    Butler Senior member

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    I refer you the text of the Challenge: "I don't care when the fit was worn." - yes you can participate, so by all means do so, notwithstanding geographical or climatic circumstances !! :bigstar:
     


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