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    katon replied to the thread Cocktail attire.
    Sometimes it is hard to read the detail in two words. The host messed up here, in that they should have been more clear. In this case...
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    katon replied to the thread Irrational likes and dislikes.
    Those sound mostly like rational dislikes. :) For me, irrational dislikes are usually based on people. If someone in my past made an...
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    katon reacted to challer's post in the thread Do casual chinos even go with sneakers? with Like Like.
    Such derision for a classic combination. Tweed blazer/button down over denim khakis with trainers was a college uniform seemingly worn...
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    Speaking of pictures, here is one from 1977: (Men's Club #195, courtesy of Heavy Tweed Jacket)
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    To me, they seem like a more casual version of wearing jeans with a sportcoat, in that they give the impression that wearing them is a...
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    If you haven't asked already, I would suggest asking the folks down at the Fedora Lounge, as they love not only Fedoras, but 1930s/40s...
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    katon replied to the thread A supply chain tale.
    Manufacturing being strained during COVID might be surprising, but with a bit of thought I think most people can understand why there...
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    katon replied to the thread WSJ on Nantucket Reds.
    The illustrations are very interesting! A group wearing faded Nantucket Reds with loafers, short untucked shirts, and blue blazers...
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    katon replied to the thread Irish walking hats - how casual?.
    Irish walking hats are more formal than they used to be -- this is the natural progression with age. If you are older, this cancels out...
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    katon posted the thread Thoughts on Swatch? in Trad Style.
    There was a thread on them 15 years ago in the other forum, but it didn't get much traction. To me, they seem like de-militarized...