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Old 05-14-2016, 11:25 PM
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Can we all just recommend against an aging,wrinkly suit?
http://i.dailymail.co.uk/i/pix/2016/...3155860984.jpg

He can and should do better. It was humid, today. Still, there are better fabric choices. JMO.
It looks like the pants are falling down.
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Old 05-15-2016, 01:13 AM
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OMG that is not a good look . . . I was so busy looking at the top half I missed the gravitational pull of his trousers.
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I would love to see all BRF men smarted up. Throw out all those blue suits and double breasted ones and get into a modern cut grey suit.
There is nothing wrong with double-breasted suits. Charles looks fantastic in them and Harry cuts a really a fine figure when he wears one.

Andrew always looks like a businessman and, pretty sharp to be honest and Edward is also not a sartorial slouch.
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But here is a photo of PH to cheer you up.

He has been a little subdued lately, almost normal , but now he is himself again.
Here for a formal dinner: https://app.box.com/s/rkfx3kgmyneev5l3uuzvx76f9n3yuiro

Schlager-singer-jacket with black piping - check.
Handkerchief in the pocket - check.
A vest, appropriate for an elderly gentleman - check.
Necklace-thingy, appropriate for an eccentric gentleman - check.
But no watch in a chain - uncheck.

Actually PH on that warm evening reminds me of this beer commercial of "The Thirsty Man". - A fully attired late 1800's gentleman.
No wonder they died like flies on hot summer days back then, with all that clothes!
https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikiped...Henningsen.jpg
Oh thank the heavens! I thought maybe he was ailing.
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Old 05-15-2016, 03:59 AM
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Charles looks fantastic in them and Harry cuts a really a fine figure when he wears one.
Absolutely.
Double-breasted looks best, except for the most well-rounded gentlemen...
The problem with single-breasted suits, especially for gentlemen who are beginning to develop a pub-muscle, is that the belly and tie has a tendency to poke out beneath the button. So double-breasted is a good choice - believe me... And combined with a vest you can not only look stylish but also camouflage your - ahem - pondus...

For those who are unfamiliar with the bodega-muscle or pub-muscle: http://multimedia.pol.dk/archive/001..._m_170132a.jpg
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Pub muscle ! Ha ha love it 👏


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Old 05-15-2016, 06:29 PM
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It it just me or is the Duke of Cambridge with shadow tonight? Growing a beard? http://i.dailymail.co.uk/i/pix/2016/...3345231922.jpg
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I don't know, but I love the fellas in those suits- especially William.
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I don't know, but I love the fellas in those suits- especially William.
Can someone remind me what is that red collared suit is called, and Charles is just wearing black tie?
Edit - got it Windsor Coat or Uniform.
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Windsor Uniform. Formal wear for royal men at Windsor Castle
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It it just me or is the Duke of Cambridge with shadow tonight? Growing a bears? http://i.dailymail.co.uk/i/pix/2016/...3345231922.jpg

I think it's just the shadows. He could have grown one from when he left the RAF but didn't. Maybe Kate didn't like his Navy beard.


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Prince Philippos of Greece: Formal Wear, Business Suits
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baby steps, but hurray that William and Harry are not wearing their blue suits and ties today. lol . William again using his brown pants that he recently purchased
https://pbs.twimg.com/media/CikvqB0WkAEoazK.jpg

and Harry, although in blue pants and coat, has some fancy new shoes
http://i.dailymail.co.uk/i/pix/2016/...3396883785.jpg
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Old 05-16-2016, 02:33 PM
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Looks like Harry is wearing something like these

Lace Up Derby Shoes With Blue Soles in Navy Blue Suede | Coogan London
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Old 05-16-2016, 07:28 PM
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Harry seems to love suede shoes. I did think the blue oxfords a great, step up fashion choice!
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Old 05-16-2016, 10:39 PM
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I think those are Cole Haan shoes
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Old 05-16-2016, 11:48 PM
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Great to see something on Harry's feet besides his beloved brown loafers. Now, if he could just attend to the rest of his attire, (and throw his blue suit out of the window at Nott Cott,) we might see a fashion revolution! I doubt it somehow, though!
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Old 05-17-2016, 12:06 AM
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That jacket he's wearing does not go with the trousers and is not one of the ubiquitous "Blue Suits" as it has a double pocket on the right. That is way too outre for one of the 'Blue Suits' and looks to be a more modern style. His trousers are also casual given the visible brass buckle on his belt.

Perhaps Harry just likes blue and decided to give us a buffet blue with his jacket, trousers and shoes all in different materials in differing shades of blue.
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Old 05-17-2016, 11:17 AM
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Now, that's more like it!
William and Harry: http://i.dailymail.co.uk/i/pix/2016/...3418935087.jpg

Nevertheless their grandfather managed to out-dress them
Princes William, Harry and Philip don the majestic Windsor uniform | Daily Mail Online

And Charles being effortlessly elegant again.
http://i.dailymail.co.uk/i/pix/2016/...3426549889.jpg

The royal ladies were reduced to props on this occasion.
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baby steps, but hurray that William and Harry are not wearing their blue suits and ties today. lol . William again using his brown pants that he recently purchased
https://pbs.twimg.com/media/CikvqB0WkAEoazK.jpg

and Harry, although in blue pants and coat, has some fancy new shoes
http://i.dailymail.co.uk/i/pix/2016/...3396883785.jpg
William looks great in this outfit - black really suits him and brings out some depth in his eyes. The crisp white shirt and sharp black jacket are cool and I think he needs to wear this style more often.

Harry's blue shoes are so trendy and add just enough interest to make the whole look far from conservative.
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Old 05-20-2016, 09:46 AM
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He's not Royal, but he is family. And he's gotten in really great shape, which is noticeable in photos from the golf today. Mike Tindall was a bulkier-fit when he played professionally. And it has taken a couple of years, but the new bod looks good. The parts are wonderful. And slimming.
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Isn't there a law against such pants?!?
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