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Your suit jacket -wear it buttoned or unbuttoned?

nielsmos

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I like the feel and look of an unbuttoned 3 button suit jacket
 

craig g

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as long as its unbuttoned when sitting, you cant go wrong either way while standing imho.my dad hates 3 buttoned and insist`s that only the middle button be buttoned
 

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i pretty much switch in between buttoned and unbuttoned,doesn't really matter,usually when i am sitting i will unbutton it,but not always.
 

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I try to remember to button my suit jacket when I stand, but I sometimes forget.
 

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I try to keep buttoned when upright, unbuttoned when seated. Sometimes I forget altogether and just go unbuttoned.
 

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Originally Posted by nielsmos
I like the feel and look of an unbuttoned 3 button suit jacket

Hhhmm. I think it's a matter of personal preference and how your suit looks. I know there are conventions (e.g., buttoned when standing, unbuttoned when sitting), but there is also the matter of personal style, the occasion, etc.
 

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Buttoned if wearing a shirt and tie
Buttoned or unbuttoned if wearing a shirt and no tie
Unbuttoned if wearing a vest or sweater as well
 

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I do unbuttoned while indoors & want to show belt when wearing chestnut shoes.
Buttoned outdoors, and on 3 button coats middle button only.
I've only worn a coat w/o a tie once (@ Radio City) buttoned outdoors, open indoors.
 

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Buttoned standing, unbuttoned sitting for SB coats.
 

Eustace Tilley

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Always buttoned when standing
 

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Originally Posted by gdl203
Buttoned if wearing a shirt and tie
Buttoned or unbuttoned if wearing a shirt and no tie
Unbuttoned if wearing a vest or sweater as well


+1
 

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Originally Posted by HomerJ
I assume DB suits are always buttoned, even sitting?

Yes.
 

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