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tie color to wear with royal navy sc and light blue (or white) shirt

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by newyorknoir, May 1, 2013.

  1. newyorknoir

    newyorknoir Senior member

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    so this might sound a bit ridiculous to you guys, but I generally only wear a navy sc and gray trou, usually with a light blue shirt but occasionally a white shirt if it doesn't look too washed out. Anyway, most of the time I wear grey ties but I want to switch it up a bit. I own a lot of navy ties, and to my surprise a lot of them don't really work with the sportcoat because if they are a slightly different shade of blue it doesn't really look great. Anyway, can you guys try to help me pick out my next tie that would look best with this sc:


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    trou are usually dark charcoal if that matters... sorry the lighting in this pic isn't great and it's the only one I have...

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    here are the tie options... I am thinking I'll get the wine and I'd like to get the blue, as I think the color is close enough... but what do you guys think? If the wine is too stand-outish then I'll get the brown instead, and if the blue doesn't go well with blue then I'll get the purple as a substitute.
    wine/purple


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    blue/brown

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  2. GBR

    GBR Senior member

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    Another security guard uniform!
     


  3. unbelragazzo

    unbelragazzo Jewfro Dubiously Honored

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  4. newyorknoir

    newyorknoir Senior member

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    doesn't look uniform at all.


     
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