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  1. MondoFW replied to the thread Shoulder Width Question.

    Altering shoulders seems like a very costly operation. Not worth it, imo. I'll just have to hunt for coats in that range you mentioned...

    Jun 19, 2018 at 1:03 AM
  2. MondoFW liked Patrick Hall's post in the thread Shoulder Width Question.

    This is a difficult question to answer unequivocally, because shoulder width is so much a matter of style. If you have a coat with an...

    Jun 19, 2018 at 12:59 AM
  3. MondoFW replied to the thread My first vintage suit.

    I saw that one. Too big for me to bid on, but I would have if my size. That was a gorgeous suit.

    Jun 18, 2018 at 4:38 PM
  4. MondoFW liked Mathematicus's post in the thread My first vintage suit.

    You can still find suits like these in the vintage market. The difference from, say, 4 years ago, is that now they either 1) are sold by...

    Jun 18, 2018 at 4:37 PM
  5. MondoFW replied to the thread Shoulder Width Question.

    My natural width is about 16. How close should a coat be to natural width?

    Jun 18, 2018 at 4:33 PM
  6. MondoFW liked Patrick Hall's post in the thread Shoulder Width Question.

    You are basically talking about an extra quarter inch each shoulder - the difference is pretty minimal, though I find a quarter inch is...

    Jun 18, 2018 at 4:16 PM
  7. MondoFW replied to the thread My first vintage suit.

    I hate to necro threads, but damn, that's a find if I've ever seen one. One hell of a first suit, and in a very conservative color and...

    Jun 18, 2018 at 7:12 AM
  8. MondoFW replied to the thread Vintage (and recent!) Briefcases, Attache cases, Satchels, and Document cases--from $18 shipped USA!.

    PM'd for the 1960's case.

    Jun 18, 2018 at 7:04 AM
  9. MondoFW posted a new thread.

    Shoulder Width Question

    Hello, This may seem like a silly question, but i have been eyeing a late 40's suit that has a shoulder width of 18". This coat is...

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    Forum: Suits

    Jun 18, 2018 at 7:00 AM
  10. MondoFW replied to the thread So trivial, yet it really ticks you off..

    E-commerce sellers advertising their item with buzzwords that have nothing to do with what they're selling. "Rat Pack" for 1960's hats,...

    Jun 18, 2018 at 6:16 AM
  11. MondoFW posted a new thread.

    Show us the LAPEL PINS

    Haven't seen a thread for this, so... V for victory! [ATTACH] [ATTACH] Lot of 2 1939 NY World's Fair pins i got a while back...

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    Forum: General Attire & Accoutrements

    Jun 18, 2018 at 3:07 AM
  12. MondoFW replied to the thread reputable tailor Northern Colorado?.

    Funny story. Nice to know you found a tailor whose tolerant of your ancient tuxedo. I'm surprised she hasn't dealt with several pieces...

    Jun 18, 2018 at 1:04 AM
  13. MondoFW liked Workhorse's post in the thread reputable tailor Northern Colorado?.

    Mondo, It is currently at the tailor but I will post some for you when it is finished next week. When I went in to be fitted, the lady...

    Jun 18, 2018 at 1:01 AM
  14. MondoFW attached a file to the thread What are you wearing today??.

    Wearing this work of art Towncraft, out and about. [ATTACH]

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  15. MondoFW replied to the thread Darkest Hour--Churchill's hat display.

    I never went to see the movie. Were the costumes accurate? :D

    Jun 17, 2018 at 7:40 PM
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