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whnay.'s good taste thread

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

  1. sugarbutch

    sugarbutch Bearded Prick Dubiously Honored

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    Wait. You have a wife? Does she know you trawl teh forumz for menz? :) Or is all that a reaction to the domestic abuse you've acknowledged above?
     
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    Ed is that DC Zegna fabric? I bought something like that at Tip Top last year. Also, I thought you hated chunky shoos?
     


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    I'm curious as well. Though, I thought I had a decent combination of textures: hop sack jacket, pinpoint Oxford shirt (I realize this is impossible to tell from the picture), fuzzy silk tie and shiny silk ps
     


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    I imagine reaction's suffering because of the image quality. I couldn't have guessed at the shirt color, the square's blown out and I'd bet the picture isn't doing the tie any favors.
     
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    Here is a close up in different lighting.
    [​IMG]
     


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    sugarbutch Bearded Prick Dubiously Honored

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    Inoffensive.
     


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    Maybe I shouldn't be posting in this thread. My questioning might be deviating from this thread's main focus.



    Edited.
     
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    Love it, despite the tie being wide for my taste in someone of that frame.
     


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    The back blade is showing.
     


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    I appreciate the feedback, but I'm curious what you don't like about it
     


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    I wouldn't describe the tie as no good, but I'm not a fan of the satiny texture of the pink on the rougher texture of the brown.
     


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    Actually, I think he was talking about my tie when I had my picture originally posted yesterday.
     
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    I really need to get a real camera. The pink is actually the same texture as the brown
     


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