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WAYWRN Composite -- 25 thumb minimum

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by Claghorn, Feb 20, 2014.

  1. Claghorn

    Claghorn Senior member Dubiously Honored

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    THE FINAL WEEK OF PART III

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  2. in stitches

    in stitches Senior member Moderator

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    man if i knew i would have posted a fit. :(
     
  3. Rudals

    Rudals Senior member

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    That's it! I QUILT SF!
    Both of my last two fits were stuck at 17 thumbs up. I only have myself to blame.
     
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  4. TM79

    TM79 Senior member

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    I don't think I could pull it off, but David's maroon suit is pretty badass.

    I'm glad I can see it without the Austin Powers background, too, although I don't mind those to liven up a bland outfit.

    Eh, who am I kidding... I could pull it off.
     
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  5. NOBD

    NOBD Senior member

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    I'm sure that would get you in. Start working.
     
  6. in stitches

    in stitches Senior member Moderator

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    try to focus less on the thumbs and more on looking at the fit and seeing what can be improved. :)
     
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  7. Rudals

    Rudals Senior member

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    You're right. Get better fitting suits and some nice shoes. That should up the game a bit.
     
  8. in stitches

    in stitches Senior member Moderator

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    also, try a different pose. i dont think the straight, head on, legs slights spread, pose, is the best for you. try with your legs closer together and straighter, more I I and less / \.

    that will make the pants drape nicer, and if you stand slightly angled towards the camera, gently leading with a shoulder, it also usually makes for a better pic imo.
     
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  9. Rudals

    Rudals Senior member

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    Murlsquirl Senior member Moderator

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    I don't keep track of "thumbs" so I am always surprised to find myself in this thread. Thanks for the love, bros.
     
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  11. Cleav

    Cleav Senior member Moderator

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    Murl, if I were you I shouldn't be surprised anymore. Expect it man :slayer:

    @Rudals I'd look at the curated thread again. For me, and I think I said it there sorry, that you can see personality/character shine through the clothes. You can instinctively see who enjoys wearing good stuff, it's not forced but wholly natural.

    I see that in your posts when you were dining out with your wife, remember?

    Look at those again, I can remember lots of us complimenting you on them.

    You were very at ease and that burst through the excellent fit :slayer:
     
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  12. Rudals

    Rudals Senior member

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    Very good advice, Mr. Cleaver!
    People say I do smile a lot more now and I look different since meeting my wife. I guess it is a good thing.
    But the best thing to come out of this is...that I have a good photographer now LOL.
    I understand what you mean when you say that "you can see personality/character shine through the clothes" because you definitely are one of them.
    I think I am just too focused on what people will say rather than just enjoying wearing my stuff. How foolish of me.
     
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  13. Cleav

    Cleav Senior member Moderator

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    Not foolish at all dear friend, enjoy!

    Look at your own potss again, they will tell yer :nodding:
     
  14. jssdc

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    This really is a great batch, lots of winning here. I think Eliod and Pingson may be my two favorite current posters in terms of stuff to emulate. And that linen(?) tie in the 16th pic is awesome - if anyone knows the details I think that would make for a great opening weekend of summer purchase!
     
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  15. kulata

    kulata Senior member

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    A very diverse batch. Me like
     
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    sugarbutch Senior member Dubiously Honored

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    Just so we're all clear: If you're going to abbreviate EliodA, it should be Elio, as in Elio de Angelis.
     
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    This. Though I'm already used to Eliod too, it doesn't really matter that much. @jssdc, thank you very much for the kind words. :)
     
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  19. Claghorn

    Claghorn Senior member Dubiously Honored

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  20. in stitches

    in stitches Senior member Moderator

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    clags, its stupid how well that suit fits you.
     
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