What do you get most complimented on?

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  1. dreamtripper

    dreamtripper Senior member

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    Could be a nice pair of shoes, jacket, watch etc etc.

    For me during the past few month it's been a fitted Navy Blue Etro wool coat with vertical stripes on the inside. I also have an old messenger bag that's a beautiful shade of worn brown leather that gets a lot of compliments.

    Curious to hear your experiences!
     


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    SpooPoker Internet Bigtimer and Most Popular Man on Campus Dubiously Honored Affiliate Vendor

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    ykurtz Senior member

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    Charcoal Brioni suit. And a pair of walnut oxfords with medium broguing. Dunno why, but those two items get the most 'love'.
     


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    The gap between my upper incisors.
     


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    I get the most compliments on my horrible Kenneth Cole watch I wear on occasion. Its cheap all the way around but plebs seem to really like it.
     


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    Pieceofsand Senior member

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    No one compliments me. But I can sense the appreciation people around me give for me dressing nicely. To me that's good enough.
     


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    The bulge in my slim fit pants.
     


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    I got complimented on a country check jacket I had on yesterday, but thats about it. Everyone (including grown ass men) who works in my building runs around in hoodies, jeans, kicks, and baseball caps all day, every day.
     


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    Threadbearer Senior member

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    The bulge in my slim fit pants.
    Bulging in slim fit pants is for the minor leagues, junior. Unless you can do it in baggy pants you've got nothing to brag about.
     


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    a pair of vintage red wing that I don't particularly like
     


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    I've been straight up harassed on the street over the paul smith triumph boots I picked up from another member.
     


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    Blue silk-and-wool Canali suit
    BB regatta stripe SC
    Grenson blue suede wingtips
     


  13. in stitches

    in stitches Kung Joo Moderator

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    The bulge in my slim fit pants.

    yeah ok

    my db pal zileri suit
     


  14. naatkins

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    White jeans. It's especially weird when other men compliment them.

    At the same time, I get more negative comments about them than compliments, but they're very loud, so it's expected.
     


  15. Shoe fetishisisisist

    Shoe fetishisisisist Well-Known Member

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    Dunno about compliments but if i fancy giving people whiplash as i walk past i'll put on my pair of scarlet RL cords on a sunny day, Those fuckers glow whenthe sun hits em [​IMG]

    You should see the double takes.[​IMG]
     


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