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The Official Stoffa Thread

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by Chas Knight, Sep 16, 2016.

  1. joacimbylehn

    joacimbylehn Well-Known Member

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    Wore my winter whites last night for the first time, very comfortable even in the Spanish evening temperatures, looking forward to wearing them more back home. I have the sand flannels, there are some pictures a few posts back.
     


  2. joacimbylehn

    joacimbylehn Well-Known Member

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    I wore them in 27 Celsius yesterday, very comfortable, but it wasn't very humid, in case of humidity linen is probably preferable.
     


  3. joacimbylehn

    joacimbylehn Well-Known Member

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    They're quite breathable considering they're water resistant, but I'd say the basket weave is more breezy. Best to check the fabrics out at a trunk and discuss with Agyesh.
     


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    I can't remember which collection the winter whites are a part of. I'd be trying to wear them in the DC summers which could be 80-90 with humidity.

    I was just wondering what your experience was with them, & how they breath in the summer heat. I was thinking of making those my next commission for a fall / winter (sunnier winter days) / spring weight trouser.

    Seems like the right answer for DC is the linen.
     


  5. joacimbylehn

    joacimbylehn Well-Known Member

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    I've only worn mine once so far, but I intend to wear them all through spring, summer and fall when the weather allowes. From my short experience they breathe well.
     


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    They are part of the basketweave collection. For DC, probably linen or fresco (or equivalent).

     


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    Yes. That was my impression from talking to agyesh. I just need to move back to California & then I can wear them yearround. I opted for silver/gray linen for my first pair of trousers. I'm thinking the next pair will be winter white, but I guess they're more for fall-spring rather than yearround.
     


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    Just saying, high here is 68F.

     


  9. jonathanS

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    Where are you? I need to move there stat.
     


  10. leapyourbar

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    Did a fitting last Monday...Nick and Agyesh were awesome, and the product is mind-blowing in person. You can instantly tell how much hard work went into each piece. I will post pics when my stuff comes in.
     


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    Will they do CMT trousers?
     


  12. joacimbylehn

    joacimbylehn Well-Known Member

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    CMT?
     


  13. circumspice

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    cut measure trim, where the customer supplies the fabric
     


  14. jonathanS

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    Ask them, from my experience, I'd guess no. I asked them if they were planning to add a white linen & it seemed unlikely.
     


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    I think it's unlikely that Stoffa would do CMT for anything, as offering a very limited and focused range of colors and textures is a big part of Agyesh's vision for the brand.
     


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