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WAYWRN: Classic Menswear, Casual Style

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

  1. NOBD

    NOBD Senior member

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    Not really... First thing I do is wash them. :)
     
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    inlandisland Senior member

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    From Friday (WAYWRN crosspost)...

     
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    Would you offer a few more details on this critique, Fuuma? I'm color-challenged and need help understanding how the shirt and the pants/shoes are working against each other. (Shirt looks dark brown on my monitor. If it's black, then I already see what you mean.)
     
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    I think the top half works, but there's something about the color of the pants that bothers me. Maybe if they were darker?
     
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    It's dark brown. To me the colors work very nicely. I was completely happy with this outfit, which I cannot say for most of my other attempts. I, too, would love to hear a more detailed explanation. If there's something I don't see, then maybe this will be one of these educational moments on SF that there's less and less of. :)
     
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    Me, too. Where'd ya get that PS, by the way, and do you have any better pictures of it?
     
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    acecow Senior member

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    You can get one, actually. It's #26, the top one. If you want to order that one or others, contact her directly through email (pm me for it) as I only did this group buy thing once and I'm not doing it again. She must have some silk left from this order, so she will gladly accept more work.
     
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  8. gnatty8

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    Went out raising hell of the two wheeled variety today.

    Well, actually went for a 30 minute ride out in the country, and then stopped off for coffee. Not exactly hell raising, I know.

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  9. PTWilliams

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    Bijan jacket
    RLPL polo shirt
    Brioni corduroy
    Ferragamo driving moccisons
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  10. in stitches

    in stitches Kung Joo Moderator

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    first post in this thread for me. i really like the thread, and wish i could post in it more often. for me this is dressed up for work but i think its more casual for MC. correct me if im wrong.

    pants are pre-SF need to be shortened i know.

    BB merino wool half zip
    BB twill pants
    Zegna couture loafers

    edit - the whole thing looks dumpy to me now. i hoped it looked better IRL.
     
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    Lookin snazzy doc. The grey undershirt might be better in white. Something about it looks too matchy to me.
     
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    you win
     
  13. sugarbutch

    sugarbutch Bearded Prick Dubiously Honored

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    I gotta go against the groupthink on the t-shirt, Doc. I think this looks good. I fail to understand the preference for the open v-neck versus the crew-neck t-shirt. Generally I'd much rather see some cotton than man pelt, plus it serves a similar visual purpose as a necktie by bringing the eye up to the face.
     
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    I don't mind the undershirt so much as the color. It really offsets the sweater and jacket.
     
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    Hi, visiting from SWD


    NYR you been sleeping under a bridge? Seen better from you.

    I have a Zara coat as well and it exceeded my expectations.

    NOBD looks good, per usual.

    Some in this thread should consider slimming your pants up a bit. Don't have to go skinny.
     
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