1. 3holic

    Poll: pant cuffs on shorter men?

    From Ask Nick Sullivan in Esquire: "If you're on the shorter side, cuffs can visualy shorten your legs, while a clean non-cuff finish has a lengthening effect." This is, of course, a basic rule that most AAAC members already knew. But some who are on the shorter side post pictures of...
  2. 3holic

    Why is an odd jacket "orphaned"?

    Since when are the pants and jacket from a suit inter-generational? I envision the following exchange when I see the term "orphaned jacket": Pantcuffdaddy (apologies to Cuffdaddy): Son, I'm afraid it is time for me to go to that big clothing closet in the sky. Jack: Oh, father, please don't...
  3. 3holic

    How many pairs of shoes is too many?

    How many pairs of shoes are too many? Ladies, please refrain from taking this survey because we already know you will pick the last answer. A) Heck, real man don't wear shoes, we wear them cowboy boots B) >2, all one needs is a pair of black dress shoes and a pair of sneakers C) >6, one...
  4. 3holic

    Are you a clothes snob?

    Say you are out shopping for an article of clothing and wander inside a store you have never been to before. You find the article and pick it up. It is perfect in every aspect -- color, design, material, workmanship, etc. You look at the label and it is not a luxury brand. You then look at the...
  5. 3holic

    What belt to wear with alligator shoes?

    I have never seen an answer to this question before so I will post it here: Would wearing a alligator belt -- in the same color, of course -- with a pair of alligator shoes be overdoing it? I have always wore calf leather belts with alligator shoes, or vice versa, to avoid too much attention...