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  1. mcarthur

    mcarthur Stylish Dinosaur

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    nephew,
    thank you
     


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    mcarthur Stylish Dinosaur

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    nephew,
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    Uncle, your are more than welcome sir. It is always a pleasure to compliment your excellent wardrobe.
     


  4. mcarthur

    mcarthur Stylish Dinosaur

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    nephew,
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    Well stated shawnc. I wholeheartedly agree with your opinion on the 990's.
     


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    I have had this happen as well when wearing white loafer socks, particularly w/ my cigar LWBs. Interesting...
     


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    I got a garment steamer (albiet not commercial) for $60 a few years ago on amazon, and have saved hundreds if not thousands on dry cleaning since. Between that and my trouser press (also amazon), I don't get my suits dry cleaned unless there is a stain or something. The chemicals that dry cleaners usually use degrade the fibers of the fabric and wear out your clothes faster anyway, so yet another advantage. I buy the non-iron dress shirts and hang them on a hanger when they are still warm from the dryer, and maybe steam them a bit after that, although it is not always necessary.

    merely a suggestion for the taking.
     


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    Sir, to my knowledge non-iron shirts, your standard BB as an example, are treated with a chemical that makes them more wrinkle resistant. To me non-iron shirts feel less breathable, and thus less comfortable. Guilty as charged of being overly finicky and persnickety.
     


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    ^All of this sounds reasonable to me.
     


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    Thanks...I'll certainly check them out. I can already feel the urge to rationalize away my per diem on a purchase.
     


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    RTP - that's quite a tour - congratulations to you and your daughter.
     


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