What is English/British Style to You?

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  1. NORE

    NORE Senior member

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  2. Master Squirrel

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    It is part of my heritage and how people define me. I'd rather go French peasant, but I might be mocked.
     


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    for me i'll always be reminded by this video series anytime I think of english style. really spot-on as far as trad is concerned.
     


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    This sums it up.

    More or less. That and men who shake hands with their fathers and women who spend a lot of time crying in the bathroom.
     


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    mafoofan THE FOO Dubiously Honored

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    Usually too sober or too obnoxious, but sometimes awesome.
     


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    AlmostFullBenefits Senior member

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    This sums it up.

    Sums up the forum too.

    What's wrong with this practice?
     


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    Usually too sober or too obnoxious, but sometimes awesome.

    Same can be said of Italian style minus the sober part.
     


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  10. F. Corbera

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    Same can be said of Italian style minus the sober part.

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    One of the "related" videos sums up the difference between old England and new...



    BTW, love the Brits. All in the name of jolly good fun, what?

    Init?
     


  12. GusW

    GusW Senior member Dubiously Honored

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    The British/English Style that most appeals to me (aside from my wife) are the items that originate from country sportswear, hunting and riding clothing. So, the tweeds, shetland sweaters, cords, etc. Those define British style to me. Those were also the main influences in US preppy clothing which is probably the reason I like it.
     


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    All I could think of when I saw this clip is: That bigotted bastard is bad ass. I hate him, but a part of me wants to be him. [​IMG]
     


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    This sums it up.

    awesome
     


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