Tag Archives: Kingsridge

Test Time

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After reading my blog and the comments I’ve posted about how things should fit, can you spot the problem with this suit’s fit?                … Continue reading

Brown Shoes

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Some people say you shouldn’t wear brown shoes with navy suits; some say they don’t go with gray suits.  I say either is fine, and they’re a much more interesting … Continue reading

Don’t Go Monochrome

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  Several years ago, an unpleasant trend toward monochrome looks became popular, driven largely by Regis Philbin’s low-contrast, metallic-toned wardrobe on Who Wants To Be A Millionaire. A better approach … Continue reading

The Yellow Tie

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  Many men shy away from wearing yellow ties.  Either they associate them with the yellow power ties of the ’80s or they think of yellow as a girly color. … Continue reading

Bow Ties and Suits

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The most common comment I get when wearing a bow tie is “Wow, you really pull that off well, but I never could.”  What those men don’t realize is that … Continue reading

The Tattersall Shirt

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Suit: Kingsridge, thrifted, $20 Shirt: Brioni, consignment store, $20 Tie: Robert Talbott, thrifted, $5 Pocket Square: Brooks Brothers, clearance, $5 Shoes: Vintage Alan McAfee, Ebay, $40 Tailoring: $10 Total: $110 … Continue reading

Orange & Blue

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Suit: Kingsridge, thrifted, $20 Shirt: Brooks Brothers, thrifted, $5 Tie: Brooks Brothers, thrifted, $1.50 Shoes: Johnston & Murphy Aristocraft, thrifted, $15 Tailoring: $10 Total: $51.50 If I’d paid retail prices: … Continue reading

A Touch of Spring

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Suit: Kingsridge, thrifted, $20 Shirt; Brooks Brothers, thrifted, $5 Tie: American Living, clearance, $3 Shoes: Johnston & Murphy Aristocraft, thrifted, $15 Tailoring: $10 Total: $53 If I’d bought everything at … Continue reading

Three-Piece Suit

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Suit: Kingsridge, thrifted, $20 Shirt: Brooks Brothers, Ebay, $15 Tie: Polo Ralph Lauren, thrifted, $1.50 Pocket square: Brooks Brothers, $15 Shoes: Johnston & Murphy, thrifted, $15 Tailoring: $10 Total: $77.50 … Continue reading

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