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Re: Let's have a fashion advice thread.
« Reply #650 on: 10 Sep 2008, 13:00 »

So, wait, what do you wear for shoes when you have to dress for a formal occasion?

Boots.

I've never been to a formal occasion where people paid attention to my feet.
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Re: Let's have a fashion advice thread.
« Reply #651 on: 10 Sep 2008, 13:02 »

I don't know why, but every pair of khaki pants I have ever worn makes me look short and stumpy. Jeans are never the same way! I don't get it. This is probably why I don't like them very much. I only wear them when they are part of a work uniform.
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Re: Let's have a fashion advice thread.
« Reply #652 on: 10 Sep 2008, 13:04 »

Strangely, I have the opposite experience with khakis/jeans. I've always really liked the way I look in khakis, and I have a hard time finding jeans in the right size for me.

I need a good black belt, like the kind I could wear to a job interview/work. What would be cool?
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Re: Let's have a fashion advice thread.
« Reply #653 on: 10 Sep 2008, 13:08 »

I have honestly never seen anyone wearing khakis and not thought "What a complete toolbag" or "Oh, he must be on break from work".

There's just something inherently awful about them.
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Re: Let's have a fashion advice thread.
« Reply #654 on: 10 Sep 2008, 13:09 »

Question: Khaki pants on guys?
Yes! If they're the right fit, that is, as with all pants.
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Re: Let's have a fashion advice thread.
« Reply #655 on: 10 Sep 2008, 13:27 »

Khakis are awesome! I love them for reasons of comfy and quick-dry-ey (which is actually why i started wearing them lots, due to the occasional "we need a watersample from the middle of the stream" situation. Wading suits are just to much of a hassle)

Only place where i actually wouldnt wear them, would be work. (unless it would ential a lot of fieldwork ofcourse)
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Re: Let's have a fashion advice thread.
« Reply #656 on: 10 Sep 2008, 13:27 »

Yeah, if they fit well you can definitely wear khaki pants.
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Re: Let's have a fashion advice thread.
« Reply #657 on: 10 Sep 2008, 13:34 »

You people are insane.
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Re: Let's have a fashion advice thread.
« Reply #658 on: 10 Sep 2008, 14:41 »

You people are insane.


You're the one that wears boots all the time too.

I'll get a picture soon so you can see how they fit on me.
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Re: Let's have a fashion advice thread.
« Reply #659 on: 10 Sep 2008, 15:52 »

Jens' fashion sense
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Re: Let's have a fashion advice thread.
« Reply #660 on: 10 Sep 2008, 15:59 »

I have my grandfather's Red Star (Soviet Medal of Honor type deal) somewhere; it would complete the outfit.

What are you wearing for pants? Khakis epitomize the evil capitalist regime, you fool.
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Re: Let's have a fashion advice thread.
« Reply #661 on: 10 Sep 2008, 18:47 »

I also have the perfect hat to complete that outfit!

Here is a picture of a friend of mine wearing it:



(We had a communist party. He dressed as a communist super-hero. I can't remember why he was wielding a lump of cheese)
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Re: Let's have a fashion advice thread.
« Reply #662 on: 10 Sep 2008, 19:43 »

The cheese is floating in that picture.

So like, does he have a superhero name?
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Re: Let's have a fashion advice thread.
« Reply #663 on: 10 Sep 2008, 19:57 »

Dude there's a toothpick.

Get some glasses.
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« Reply #664 on: 10 Sep 2008, 19:59 »

Gee Liz, thanks for ruining all my fun.

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Re: Let's have a fashion advice thread.
« Reply #665 on: 10 Sep 2008, 20:02 »

The Red Star of China and the Soviet Skull are already copyrighted.
I like my communist shirts. Of course mine has a squeegee and sickle. because its for a band.
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Re: Let's have a fashion advice thread.
« Reply #666 on: 10 Sep 2008, 20:28 »

I really, really doubt that copyright would hold up in any court. For the red star, anyway. It's been in widespread public use since the early 1900's.

So like, does he have a superhero name?

Captain Communism, I think.
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Re: Let's have a fashion advice thread.
« Reply #667 on: 10 Sep 2008, 22:22 »

And he wields a deadly hammer and sickle to dismember his capitalist foes.
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Re: Let's have a fashion advice thread.
« Reply #668 on: 10 Sep 2008, 22:52 »

You're the one that wears boots all the time too.

What.  I've known like hundreds of people who only ever wear boots.  They're comfortable, they last a long time, they're usually almost totally waterproof... why would I wear anything else?
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Re: Let's have a fashion advice thread.
« Reply #669 on: 10 Sep 2008, 23:15 »

Because you want to look good?
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Re: Let's have a fashion advice thread.
« Reply #670 on: 10 Sep 2008, 23:18 »

The general consensus among my current and ex-girlfriends is that I look good in boots.
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Re: Let's have a fashion advice thread.
« Reply #671 on: 10 Sep 2008, 23:34 »

I looked pretty awesome today.

Chocolate V-Neck Sweater, Tan Houndstooth Plaid pants, Light brown Ankle boots, Tied brown leather belt, understated opal necklace, oversized turquoise ring, tortishell wayfarer style eyeglasses. Feelin classy, if overly brown.
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Re: Let's have a fashion advice thread.
« Reply #672 on: 11 Sep 2008, 06:44 »

I hate being overly brown. I once accidentally (since I brought a change of some clothes to a friend's place) wore brown corduroy trousers, a brown corduroy jacket and a brown t-shirt.
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Re: Let's have a fashion advice thread.
« Reply #673 on: 11 Sep 2008, 07:44 »

Oh Dan. As long as it was completely accidental I think I may be able to forgive you. But if I ever hear about any more fashion shenanigans from you, I might have to take that back.
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Re: Let's have a fashion advice thread.
« Reply #674 on: 11 Sep 2008, 07:46 »

We- we can still be friends? Yay!
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Re: Let's have a fashion advice thread.
« Reply #675 on: 11 Sep 2008, 07:47 »

Don't you have a green velvet blazer, Dan?
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Re: Let's have a fashion advice thread.
« Reply #676 on: 11 Sep 2008, 07:49 »

Yes, Dan, we can still be friends. Just be a little more careful about the clothes you put on your body, mmkay?
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Re: Let's have a fashion advice thread.
« Reply #677 on: 11 Sep 2008, 08:13 »

I have one of those soviet army jackets, too. Got me picked up by security in the Denver Airport and questioned. That was a good time.
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Re: Let's have a fashion advice thread.
« Reply #678 on: 11 Sep 2008, 08:15 »

Don't you have a green velvet blazer, Dan?

One of my friends recently delighted in being able to tell me, "Dan, you already have a green velvet blazer," when we were shopping in Camden. My green velvet blazer is awesome. I also have a german officer's cap and a soviet gasmask. I don't wear those. I have a lot of clothes I don't wear.

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Re: Let's have a fashion advice thread.
« Reply #679 on: 11 Sep 2008, 10:36 »

In Soviet Russia, fashion wears YOU!

okay, i'm not terribly fond of the whole wannabe-russian look most of the time (seeing as how i'm actually russian and never dress like that) but that jacket is pretty snazzy!
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Re: Let's have a fashion advice thread.
« Reply #680 on: 11 Sep 2008, 10:40 »

i'm actually russian and never dress like that

That might be because you're not in the Red Army.
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Re: Let's have a fashion advice thread.
« Reply #681 on: 11 Sep 2008, 12:18 »

Don't you have a green velvet blazer, Dan?


I have SEVERAL.
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Re: Let's have a fashion advice thread.
« Reply #682 on: 11 Sep 2008, 12:51 »

When I lived in Toronto the girl I was living with gave me a black leather jacket that she claimed was the kind that French police detectives wear.  It's basically the most rad jacket I own, and I own a lot of jackets.  HOWEVER!  I have literally worn it out so that several parts of it are now held together by safety pins.

It's punk as fuck, dude.

I'll take a picture later.
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Re: Let's have a fashion advice thread.
« Reply #683 on: 12 Sep 2008, 13:41 »

F that noise. Everyone should have multiple pairs of shoes to choose from. If every outfit you wear can be complimented by only one pair of shoes you are doing it wrong.
Say what? Almost everything goes well with black, I have one pair of pants that doesn't look good tucked in to my 10" paratrooper boots, so I wear that pair outside of the boots. Other than that, I have jeans, blue slacks, dull green slacks, various T-shirts, some of which don't look so good, but most of those don't look good no matter what. Then, I have my duster and my Flecktarn jacket. I have a pair of brown boots that I regret buying, because they don't hold the ankle as well as I thought they did at first, and a pair of dark brown slip-on shoes that still fit decently, maybe they are called loafers? Not really sure, they are what I would wear if I had to be somewhat formal. If I had a choice, though, I would just wear my boots without tucking the pants in to them, but I would have to polish them first, I was crawling around in a machine room and scuffed them on the concrete floor, and haven't gotten around to re-polishing them yet.
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Re: Let's have a fashion advice thread.
« Reply #684 on: 12 Sep 2008, 15:11 »

Almost everything goes well with black

Quoted, cause I just wanted to say something about this statement.

I had a friend who would SCREAM at you if you wore black with brown or blue at all. I don't disagree with her, but she was crazy about it. So, just stay away from her, and I think you'll be fine.
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Re: Let's have a fashion advice thread.
« Reply #685 on: 12 Sep 2008, 17:28 »

What? Everything does not go well with black. See above, see shorts, see any outfit where everything else is lighter than black (say, a white top with grey jeans). White can work a lot of the time, but it also has plenty of times where it will just look weird.
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Re: Let's have a fashion advice thread.
« Reply #686 on: 12 Sep 2008, 19:15 »

fashion is not a fucking science guys, there is no right or wrong. This conversation is just getting stupid.
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Re: Let's have a fashion advice thread.
« Reply #687 on: 13 Sep 2008, 07:27 »

Almost everything goes well with black

Quoted, cause I just wanted to say something about this statement.

I had a friend who would SCREAM at you if you wore black with brown or blue at all. I don't disagree with her, but she was crazy about it. So, just stay away from her, and I think you'll be fine.

She's right. I own a lot of black, and a lot of brown. They're horrible together.
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Re: Let's have a fashion advice thread.
« Reply #688 on: 13 Sep 2008, 07:31 »

What? Everything does not go well with black. See above, see shorts, see any outfit where everything else is lighter than black (say, a white top with grey jeans). White can work a lot of the time, but it also has plenty of times where it will just look weird.

She's right. I own a lot of black, and a lot of brown. They're horrible together.

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Re: Let's have a fashion advice thread.
« Reply #689 on: 13 Sep 2008, 07:59 »

i'm actually russian and never dress like that

That might be because you're not in the Red Army.

Someday I need to order an 80's style CSKA Moscow/Red Army hockey sweater.



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Re: Let's have a fashion advice thread.
« Reply #690 on: 13 Sep 2008, 08:19 »

I like black and brown together >:| I never understood why people say this they're pretty neutral colours, they don't clash, and often times look pretty good together, same with blue and black. Just a few examples that have popped up.



(sorry if it's a bit too couture, I didn't feel like taking a picture with my loose black tee and my mauve brown matte leather bomber jacket)

Either way, I really don't get the,"You can never wear this colour with this colour" thing.






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Okay, so this is probably my jacket and boots duo for the upcoming winter, most likely with tights or jeans


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A bathing suit, okay guys I just got this today, I used to think this style was ridiculous, but now I'm kinda digging it, if it's a no-no it's cool because I got it for 4 bucks, however. y/n?


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Re: Let's have a fashion advice thread.
« Reply #691 on: 13 Sep 2008, 12:31 »

You look incredible all the time.
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« Reply #692 on: 13 Sep 2008, 12:54 »

That swimsuit is ridiculously cute. And the coat too, actually. I am jealous of how clothes look on you.
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Re: Let's have a fashion advice thread.
« Reply #693 on: 13 Sep 2008, 13:09 »

Those reddish-brown boots are totally awesome. As is the green coat. And the swimsuit. Fuck.
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Re: Let's have a fashion advice thread.
« Reply #694 on: 13 Sep 2008, 13:57 »

Hey hey, fashion-conscious people.

I have huge feet, to the degree where I can't buy women's shoes in regular stores because they don't have my size in. This bugs me majorly, because men's shoes are ugly, and she special stores with big sizes also have ugly shoes. So what's a good place to order shoes online?
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« Reply #695 on: 13 Sep 2008, 14:12 »

Hm. Those were the two that stood out to me at first. Not a huge fan of the toe on the Iron Ranger, but not a big fan of the light part of the midsole/sole on the 9011 either.. I think I prefer the Iron Ranger, but the 9014 are also kinda nice, but look more..dressed up, I guess?
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« Reply #696 on: 13 Sep 2008, 14:12 »

I vote either the first or the last. They look coolest.
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Re: Let's have a fashion advice thread.
« Reply #697 on: 13 Sep 2008, 14:29 »



[pic]hot swimsuit[/pic]


That is the only cardigan I have ever actually liked. Ever. Also that is a hella bathing suit. I would totally wear that. A+
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Re: Let's have a fashion advice thread.
« Reply #698 on: 13 Sep 2008, 14:58 »

Iron Ranger, Sam! They look neat. Also that brand is like indestructible. They were recommended for when I worked at the factory (only mine had to have metatarsal guards and steel toes).
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« Reply #699 on: 13 Sep 2008, 14:59 »

A thing to consider, Brown/black or funny bathing suits is good looking people can make anything look good
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