whnay.'s good taste thread

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by Manton, Jul 30, 2012.

  1. tactical1

    tactical1 Senior member

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  2. in stitches

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    generally i would have, but the function i was attending called for a white shirt. :)
     
  3. oldog/oldtrix

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    Too late:

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    I like o/o's pattern mixing there.
     
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    I concur, o/o's outfit works in my opinion.
     
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    I think it would work better if the stripes on the shirt were less bold, i.e. a lighter blue. They're in conflict with the tie right now IMO.
     
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    I don't. The dotted pattern of the tie would normally risk being seen as lines of dots. With the stripes in the shirt, it's instant. I suspect that once you see it like that, you can't shake it.

    I wouldn't restrict possible ties to solids only (although that would be safe for many), but not those dots. I think I've seen o/o do this with solids, or with knitted ties, or paisley ties, and I've liked it.
     
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    Axelman 17 Senior member

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    I think this may be the same tie as GDL was wearing last week, from Drakes.

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  9. in stitches

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    nice combo. tho i recall gdls check was from panta, and was only 2 colors. white and brown, unless you mean another one.
     
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    Fair enough, similar I guess. Mine is also wool
     
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    oh, i wasnt trying to nag. just making sure we were talking about the same tie.

    i have a similar one myself that i hope wear soon. if im lucky, it will be as elegant as the 2 you gents have posted. :)
     
  12. gdl203

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    Great tie and great combo.
     
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    +1. I have that tie too.
     
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    Simple and soporific again...

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    That Armoury logo completely kills this for me...
     

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