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WAYWRN: Classic Menswear, Casual Style

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by acecow, Jul 6, 2011.

  1. philip42

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    Thanks Everett, I think I pulled up my pants to lessen the break...Anyhow, I never really took rise into consideration but I guess it would help balance out my proportions since I'm so tall
     


  2. ChicagoManualOfStyle

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    Enjoying what's probably the last cool day of the Chicago summer.

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  3. New Shoes1

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    [​IMG] Is this a joke? It's 80 degrees and sunny in Chicago today and you're wearing a sweater and a jacket?
     


  4. ChicagoManualOfStyle

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    It was cool this morning, particularly out on my porch, where it's shady and breezy. I've since ditched the jacket, and the sweater vest is a light cotton-linen blend. Unfortunately, even my lovely porch won't be able to protect me from the weather that's coming up...
     


  5. New Shoes1

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    I hear you. Not looking forward to Thursday.
     


  6. Liam O

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    in the city today, getting a jacket made and getting some work done.
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  7. Frankie22

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    Love it. Deets on the first pair of pants?
    I see the last pair are Epault? Might have to kop.
     


  8. gdl203

    gdl203 Affiliate Vendor Dubiously Honored Affiliate Vendor

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    Liam, this looks like a very practical jacket collar. Pulls so much that you can store your groceries and wallet back there.

    Is Marcellus still happy that Zed is dead btw?
     
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  9. Liam O

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    Not sure I catch your meaning on the first part, and don't know enough about jazz to answer the second.
     


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    Ah yes, sunglasses and a stogie: a look few can pull off without seeming like a huge tool.
     


  11. ethanm

    ethanm Stylish Dinosaur

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    He means that there is a significant gap between the collar of your jacket and the collar of your shirt. Not something everybody notices but when you do it will make you uncomfortable to see.
     


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    oh boy. I can't decide which one of these pictures I like more. the mirror pic taken with an ipad or the pensive look in this royal with cheese lifestyle picture...
     


  13. Liam O

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    Yeah, didn't know that's what that is called, thanks for actually saying something useful.

    I'm not sure whether that's a fit issue or that this is the first time I've taken this jacket off a hanger and worn it... I'll give it a few more wears and if not I guess I'll see if my tailor can do anything about it, assuming its fixable.
     


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    All trousers except for the 2nd picture are from Epaulet. The first one was a special order.
     


  15. wj4

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    Tried black/white contrast on the picture, but not sure if I like it. Anyway, today's outfit:
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