1. In 2018. by way of thanks for being a part of this community, we'll be choosing 16 active members of our community at random to receive a special gift and a gift certificate for one of our affiliate vendors, to represent each of our 16 years.

    Fok and the Styleforum Team

    Dismiss Notice
Dismiss Notice

STYLE. COMMUNITY. GREAT CLOTHING.

Bored of counting likes on social networks? At Styleforum, you’ll find rousing discussions that go beyond strings of emojis.

Click Here to join Styleforum's thousands of style enthusiasts today!

Things That Are Bothering You, Got You All Hibbeldy-Jibbeldy, or just downright pissed, RIGHT NOW!

Discussion in 'General Chat' started by Bergdorf Goodwill, Feb 7, 2007.

  1. HRoi

    HRoi Stylish Dinosaur

    Messages:
    18,013
    Likes Received:
    5,950
    Joined:
    Dec 28, 2008
    
    me too. for the last two years. and i'm always tired as fuck when i go to bed friday and saturday. what's strange is that i usually need to be up at 6 during the weekdays and it is a godawful struggle
     


  2. Claghorn

    Claghorn Stylish Dinosaur Dubiously Honored

    Messages:
    10,193
    Likes Received:
    22,208
    Joined:
    Aug 21, 2012
    Location:
    Texas.
    Coming home after work to find you left the milk out at breakfast.
     


  3. L'Incandescent

    L'Incandescent Stylish Dinosaur

    Messages:
    16,067
    Likes Received:
    7,124
    Joined:
    Mar 10, 2010
    Location:
    St. Louis
    I am wandering around downtown Buffalo. I am not even going to be the proverbial man of false words, this place looks like it is in rough shape.
     


  4. f800gs

    f800gs Senior Member

    Messages:
    157
    Likes Received:
    16
    Joined:
    Feb 7, 2012
    Location:
    Chapel Hill, NC.
    Went to Brooks Brothers to pick up my new blazer after alteration. Looks like crap so I wait a few more weeks. I must admitt I'm not feeling very warm and fuzzy about their ability to correct this.
     


  5. GreenFrog

    GreenFrog Stylish Dinosaur

    Messages:
    14,237
    Likes Received:
    3,080
    Joined:
    Oct 20, 2008
    ^

    As a guy who just has too much difficulty finding shit that fits OTR, I've resorted to MTM for suits and blazers.

    With dress shirts, I'm sticking with BB for now because I just need to tailor them slightly and I absolutely will never ever iron my shirts, so the non-iron cotton is key.

    As for blazers and everything more 'substantial,' it's just easier to get it done custom. I'm assuming you're paying at least $600 for a BB blazer? For a couple hundred more, you can get a custom blazer with a much higher quality fabric.

    I suggest you take that route next time.
     
    Last edited: Oct 13, 2012


  6. JayJay

    JayJay Stylish Dinosaur

    Messages:
    24,367
    Likes Received:
    412
    Joined:
    Jun 25, 2007
    
    +1. MTM or custom is the only way I have suits that don't look awful on me. Off the rack usually just doesn't work for me.
     
    Last edited: Oct 13, 2012


  7. otc

    otc Stylish Dinosaur

    Messages:
    15,523
    Likes Received:
    5,061
    Joined:
    Aug 15, 2008
    

    Where do you get yours from?
     


  8. Pilot

    Pilot Distinguished Member

    Messages:
    2,663
    Likes Received:
    349
    Joined:
    Jan 13, 2008
    I'm gone roughly 2/3rds of the month and I get pics from my friends of them wearing my clothes. I've loaned a shirt and shorts once and they've taken it as a me giving freedom to wear my expensive stuff. Wouldn't be nearly as annoyed if they actually asked. Then I look like the dick when i tell them to stop wearing my shit and if they want nicer stuff to buy it themselves.
     


  9. Connemara

    Connemara [URL='http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6jST2Sv63WQ']

    Messages:
    39,490
    Likes Received:
    1,725
    Joined:
    Mar 9, 2006
    

    Dood I am 15 minutes from Buffalo right now. I was there around noon today. And yes, it is crappy, though with a lot of beautiful architecture.
     
    Last edited: Oct 13, 2012


  10. L'Incandescent

    L'Incandescent Stylish Dinosaur

    Messages:
    16,067
    Likes Received:
    7,124
    Joined:
    Mar 10, 2010
    Location:
    St. Louis
    Why didn't I see you then?

    Why don't you come through security and pay me a visit? (At the airport I mean.)

    This was my first visit to Buffalo. The city really looked dead. But yeah, some of the architecture was quite beautiful, especially the City Hall.
     
    Last edited: Oct 13, 2012


  11. Gibonius

    Gibonius Stylish Dinosaur

    Messages:
    12,475
    Likes Received:
    5,662
    Joined:
    Nov 27, 2009
    Location:
    Suburban Sprawl Sector 3, Maryland
    

    Do they have keys to your place, or are they roommates?


    Just tell them not to wear your shit, you don't need to make an issue about how your stuff is nicer. Unless you're a doormat and/or they're trying to take advantage of you, really shouldn't be a problem.

    Since when do guys share clothes anyway?
     


  12. HRoi

    HRoi Stylish Dinosaur

    Messages:
    18,013
    Likes Received:
    5,950
    Joined:
    Dec 28, 2008
    
    hopefully they're not going commando in them...
     


  13. in stitches

    in stitches Kung Joo Moderator

    Messages:
    69,376
    Likes Received:
    31,926
    Joined:
    Oct 10, 2010
    Location:
    Colorado Rocky Mountains
    

    tried once. failed miserably.


    this past summer i had to do some work over the vacay, and that was the only way i able to get any wok done. it was actually a rather enjoyable experience.
     


  14. L'Incandescent

    L'Incandescent Stylish Dinosaur

    Messages:
    16,067
    Likes Received:
    7,124
    Joined:
    Mar 10, 2010
    Location:
    St. Louis
    

    Hey Conne, I'm in Washington DC now. Did you follow me here as well? If so, please pay me a visit and we could have fun times. (I am at Dulles.)
     


  15. Pilot

    Pilot Distinguished Member

    Messages:
    2,663
    Likes Received:
    349
    Joined:
    Jan 13, 2008
    

    Just good friends that are always over. They know what's up, they're just still in college mode (recent graduates). They stopped drinking my booze after I put them in their place and I don't see this clothing thing being an issue. today was the first time they really just blatantly wore a few of my jackets and sent me pics of them looking smug.

    Edit: and yes I basically asked them "when the fuck did we turn into 15yr old girls who share clothes?"
     
    Last edited: Oct 13, 2012


Share This Page

Styleforum is proudly sponsored by