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Worst aspect of finance fashion?

TallWhenStandingOnWallet

What is the one part of finance fashion that you would like to see gone? Gaudy loafers? Thick pinstripe suits that should be relegated to the 80s?

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The Banker's Guide to Watches

The Pharma Guy

Slow bank holiday night, so I figured I would go into this. After having followed watch brand for some years and having had countless conversation with fellow consultants and banking friends about why you don't spend your first bonus on a fucking mixed steel-gold submariner, I figured a...

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Most ridiculous or inappropriate fashion attire you've seen at work among SA

SirGrayWalrus

What was he or she wearing? Did anyone mention it to them? What happened? Any funny stories? Just curious

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Quick Pro Tip: Gray undershirts show less than white undershirts (under a dress shirt)

Ronclue

For most people, a gray colored undershirt will match the tone of your skin more than a white undershirt will. Also no yellow armpit stains...

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Combat Gent Suits - BEWARE FRAUD

Banker88

Tried ordering a suit from Combat Gent over the summer. They said they were backordered and then stopped responding to my emails. My bank refunded my credit card charge, but looks like the company is defunct. Stay away....

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Saks Fifth house brand suits

FWH

I recently got an interview for a summer internship at a PWM company, and so I assume I'll need a suit, for that, and hopefully the job if I end up getting it. I looked on Saks Off Fifth, and from what I can tell based on the pictures, their house brand suits seem to look okay, however, while they...

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What Shirt Do You Wear?

AZMonkey

After spending a night black friday shopping for clothes, I came to wonder what type of dress shirts all of you wear to work. Do you get an off the rack or do you wear a custom shirt? Boutique shop or a well known store? Is the worth of your shirt correlated with your income level? Do you guys even ...

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Custom Suits - Black Lapel, Enzo Custom

REAcquisitionsnyc

Looking into ordering a couple of suits and blazers from either Black Lapel or Enzo Custom. For those of you that have used either company, what are your thoughts on quality/service/value? Does anyone recommend using one over the other? ...

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MTM Events

Auditor277

Has anyone ever attended a MTM event? Canali has one going on today in Albany, they are launching a service called Su Misara. Has anyone had any experience attending one, and if so what is the benefit of doing so? From what I understand they waive some fees, is this true?...

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Official Eyeglasses for IBD Thread

Elvemage

All, I figured I would start this thread as previous ones are old and outdated. For those on the street, particularly NYC/SanFran/Chicago, what eyeglasses do you rock on a daily basis? Do you have a rotation? What do people think about Silhouettes, Oliver Peoples, Persol, Tom Ford, Anglo-American?...

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Can I wear these shoes to an Associate interview?

CoffeeBreakNo12

Bought the AE Yonge Street Leather Derbies about three months ago and debating whether I should go buy the AE Parks / 5th Ave or just wear these to my interview. Any advice? Can't post the link - I am not an experienced chimp yet! ...

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What kinds of ties for incoming SA?

square40

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Gucci suits - 3rd year M&A analyst

AlphaMIA

Curious to know your thoughts on wearing Gucci suits as a 3rd year M&A analyst at a small shop. Wasn’t planning on buying these originally but I tried them on at the outlet and the suits are really nice. Would never pay retail of $3k for them but at $400-800 I thought it was a steal. ...

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An Introduction to Suits - Welcoming the Analyst Class

originationmgmt

As we welcome the 2017 Analyst Class, I have some knowledge sharing for the incoming monkeys. Suits come in three different constructions: 1) Fully Canvassed 2) Half Canvassed 3) Fused __________________ What's the difference? Canvassed suits Canvassed suits have a free-hanging middle layer that "f...

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What's the modern definition of "smart casual"?

Mostly Random Dude

Some changes are afoot at my firm. I was told by my bosses that, while we do not have an official dress code, "smart casual" is preferred for senior people. However, I am not sure what it constitutes these days, especially in an all-quant fund....

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Flare for the males

spaceandtime

Personally, I wear "flare". I wear on my left wrist: A crimson red Kabala bracelt for good luck and a brown leather wrist watch from H&M without numbers, but rather lines. And on my right wrist I wear a '4 Ocean' bracelet which is a symbol for saving the ocean's environment and a hair band because...

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Ladies: Makeup Routine?

halleb

Hello, fellow WSO ladies. I am wondering what your makeup routine is for a typical workday, and/or any product suggestions for work appropriate makeup that lasts through the day?...

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Pricing for Brooks Brothers MTM?

GoingToBeAnMD

Does anyone have any guidance on Brooks Brothers MTM pricing? I want to re-do my closet of the button downs I have and the ones that I consistently like the most and fit me best are BB. The problem is that I have pretty long arms and the sleeves on BB are not nearly long enough. So my MTM requiremen...

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Can anyone help me figure out what type of suit this is?

mmiddmleton.mhs

Hey, I recently bought a decent suit at an estate sale. On the inside it says "Phoenix clothing; designed for Raley's". It is custom fit. If anyone knows anything about it, please let me know. Thanks....

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What wallet and watch are you using?

Emo_Rhino

My friend in the industry is asking me to get a new watch and a new wallet to suit the financial industry image. He says please get a branded wallet and watch. Currently I am using a casio g-shock and a wallet that costs less than $100 given by friends on my birthday. He says image is very import...

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Female Hair Colour

eatyourkimchi

I'm a female heading for a consulting summer internship. I currently have some kind of grey ombre on Asian hair like linked here: http://www.long-hairstyless.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/Gray-Ombre-Hair.jpg Should I dye it back to black, or would it be fine? Thanks for all the help! ...

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Are hair washes a "thing" in finance?

GoingToBeAnMD

I am not new to the workforce but I'm relatively new to working in finance. I work for a BB in one of their large office buildings. I recently noticed that some of my colleagues (both of them are SVPs) with gray hair ended up getting washes in order to go to black hair. Both of them did their hair a...

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Helpful fashion cheat sheet

AndyLouis

See inside the post... ...

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Bangkok Bespoke Suits

Marti Kahn

I'm traveling to Thailand on Monday for fun and have heard quite a bit about the tailors and bespoke suit makers out there. Has anyone here had any success in getting a cheap, quality suit? How much $ are we actually talking?...

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Where do yall get your jeans

ambition56

No this isn't a "what jeans do ibankers wear" post... I'm just wondering where do you guys get your jeans I used to wear express slim jeans and some levis but I was wondering what are your favorite brands of jeans that are decently priced, slim fit, straight cut, black, grey and dark navy...

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Linkedin Profile Picture: Bow tie instead of tie?

Floridarolf

What do you monkeys think about this? Note: -I am at the junior / Analyst level -I want to move into Private Equity (Germany, UK or Russia) -I have LOTS of both bow ties and ties For me the situation looks like this Pro: -it differentiates you from others of which 99,9999% wear a tie Con: -It mig...

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Fashion and Business

stevesmiths0409

Can anyone tell me how fashion business management works? How to start a business in fashion industry and how to succeed in fashion business?...

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Swatch Sistem 51 for daily watch?

Whatever1984

I'm non-sales. I'm also in AM, where these things are less important. I think I'd also prefer to spend the portion of my bonus that I'm not saving on a cheap sportscar than a watch. (yes, that new Seamaster is nice, but a used Miata or S2000 would add more to my life experience) I had an old Sei...

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Are these appropriate shoes?

X2

I know that the "traditional" pair of shoes for the industry is a pair of oxfords (and loafers occasionally), but what are your thoughts on these? Would you ever wear them to the office? ...

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White dress socks

Making Gravy

What are your thoughts? With a suit ofc. Saw some today, looked pretty dapper but very unconventional...

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Rose Gold Watch

brain

Is a rose gold case black leather band watch too flashy for everyday wear? In addition, is it too feminine? ...

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Slacks for Men with Big Buts, Big Hips, and Big Thighs

Tandem21

Boys, Can you recommend some pants that fit someone with muscular thighs, wide hips, a big ass, and small calves/ankles? I played hockey and golf growing up and everyone always told me I had the stereotypical hockey/golf butt. I didn't understand what that meant until a few years ago when buying...

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Hardware platform.

remskol.klos

We create a new one and want to get better, because we know that we should not save on this. All right, we are developing in the gaming industry and we are recommended to read important information on enngenie com, and then cooperate with them, as this will indeed lead to the same results that we we...

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Entirely new wardrobe

asharm4

Hey guys, I am trying to get an entirely new wardrobe for my finance job. So what should I get? any good brands? how many suits, shirts, shoes, trousers, ties? Clothes for business casual occasions? I need pretty much everything as what I have won't cut it. Any advice would be greatly appreciated....

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Black suits: yes or no? THE definitive thread (finally)

David Aames

Alright guys, i've seen some mixed opinions on this so let's set the record straight: can you wear a solid black suit to the office or not? (not referring to charcoal nor pinstripes - straight black). I want to hear from professionals on this one. If not, when (besides the obvious times, e.g. funer...

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Big 3 credit dress code

WSOLurking

What is the dress code at S&P/Moodys/Fitch like? Group specific? When I interviewed they were wearing polos and dress shirts but that was also a Friday. I'm sure HR will fill me in but I'd like to throw some stuff on the Christmas list....

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Are watches necessary?

brain

Are watches perceived as necessary on Wall Street? This sounds a bit silly since obviously they are not necessary(like shoes or pants etc). But is it weird to not wear a watch for a front office wall street job? Do senior members notice?...

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Best custom shirts (London)

Nomos

Hi guys. Suggestions on what the best alternative is for ordering custom shirts? Off-the-rack shirts tends to be a bit tight around the chest for me. Price up to £200 per shirt, ideally. Does anyone have experience with Indochino? ...

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Best Suit Colors for Dark-Skinned People?

Al Bundy

So basically, I'm in an asian country right now and my parents are letting me get a couple of tailor-made suits from here since the overall cost will still be cheaper than buying one in the US, and it will fit me perfectly. I'm curious though as to what colors I should get given that I'm dark skinne...

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Dress Pants for Powerlifters...

CeilingAvenue

Hi All, Long-story-short, I powerlift, and therefore, I have big quads/hamstrings. I am a 32W, 30L and I also suffer from the fatal, and often life-threatening disease, no-calf syndrome. I found that Polo Ralph Lauren Classic or Straight Fit Chinos work well, but I am looking for pants that are a...

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How Can I Stop Sweating So Much In My Suit?

drstrangelove

I'm having a hard time keeping cool in suits. I tend to sweat heavily whenever I put on a suit, usually within an hour or so no matter what I'm doing. I don't have a polyester suit or anything, its 100% wool from calvin klien, and my shirts are all cotton from banana republic or brooks brothers. I a...

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Men's Wearhouse and Charles Tyrwhitt Suit Sales

IlliniProgrammer

Hey guys. This is sometimes a good time of the year to buy suits. Men's Wearhouse and Charles Tyrwhitt both have suit sales going on. MW has Joseph Abboud for $160; CT has a few good suits for $249. Both of these suits are perfect for entry-level interviews or internships. https://www.menswearh...

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Dress Code- Morgan Stanley and Boutique

orangechair

hi everyone, I will be interning at MS and a boutique in the UK next year, would just like some advice on dress code and where to get reasonably priced work wear (for petite women if possible). Thanks in advance...

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From Investment Banking to Leather belt hand crafter (DIY tutorial)

Peeather

Hey everyone, I've been meaning to post this DIY tutorial for a while! https://imgur.com/a/Sv057 Cliff: - Working in IBD - Wanted to pursuit hobby - started making my own belts - Gradually expanded product line - own an e-commerce (www.peather.co) store and wanted to share my DIY - Hope you guy...

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Where can you find the best-dressed bankers?

Alessiod

Apparently, if you want to be the new "George Clooney of finance" (remember Mark Carney?), BNP Paribas is your place to be! [quote]Research by Emolument suggests nearly 40% of BNP bankers are still wedded to formal dress at all times, compared to just 20% at J.P. Morgan. [...] In London, insiders s...

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Suitable umbrella?

GentlemanJack

I am a mid-career professional and I am on track to land a new position with a bank in their Dallas office. This will be my first time working full-time in banking/finance (I've done contractor work for similar firms, but never full time). As silly as this may sound, I am looking for recommendatio...

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Tic Patterned Suits

ozilgoff

Wanted to get some suits for a good price since I'm in the process of losing weight. Came across these two suits from Men's Wearhouse. They have a 'Tic' pattern. Are the 'Tic' Patterns acceptable? Here are the links https://www.menswearhouse.com/mens-suits/modern-fit-trim-suits/joseph-abboud-charc...

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Are Single Vented/Center Vent Suits Appropriate?

Ivan Boesky

I see a lot of designers and brands (Ralph Lauren, Hart Marx, etc.) making single vent suits. I understand that they are cheaper to produce, but are they becoming okay to wear in a professional setting? Want to get some opinions and see if anyone sees people wearing them often. ...

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Good brown business shoes in London?

williamthesnake

I want to know what are some good places to get some good looking brown business shoes in London. I've previously bought my formal shoes from either Hawes & Curtis or Charles Tyrwhitt and although I really like their products, I was wondering whether there are some other brands out there that are go...

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WSO TSHIRT Giveaway - CME futures showing large exectected demand

SeekingAlphaMale

I received a free WSO shirt; as I already have one that I wear to work everyday over my suit jacket, I am giving this one away for free. First person who responds and doesnt have more MS than SB gets it. ...

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Is This Suit Too Dark?

Ivan Boesky

Is this suit too dark for a work suit? Would appreciate it if you can check out the link below https://www.saksoff5th.com/main/ProductDetail.jsp?PRODUCT%3C%3Eprd_id=845524442257670&FOLDER%3C%3Efolder_id=282574488339467&bmUID=l.EDEa6&productID=0400094489030...

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Opinions on this suit for 20yr/o analyst

Ivan Boesky

https://www.macys.com/shop/product/lauren-ralph-lauren-mens-slim-fit-dark-blue-tonal-plaid-ultraflex-suit?ID=4813275&CategoryID=17788#fn=BRAND%3DLauren%20Ralph%20Lauren%26SIZE%3DMENS_SUIT_BLAZER_SIZE_T%3A41R%26sp%3D1%26spc%3D26%26ruleId%3D78%7CBOOST%20SAVED%20SET%7CBOOST%20ATTRIBUTE%26searchPass%3Dm...

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Shoes: Leather vs. Rubber Soles

samiam1234

So I wanted to see what the consensus is about proper office attire. Should dress shoes worn to work always be leather soled, or are rubber bottoms acceptable? Lets bring it to a vote. ...

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The American Psycho Haircut

Tiger16

The slickback is without a doubt the most iconic Wall Street haircut ever worn. Patrick Bateman was the first to unleash it on an unsuspecting world, and Jordan Belfort brought it to a new generation of aspiring bankers and financiers. This isn’t the generic businessman combover, or even a fratty ...

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Help me decide between these 2 shirts?

JakeSill

http://www.ctshirts.com/us/slim-fit-small-gingham-sky-blue-shirt/FOR0685SKY.html?cgid=shirts-formal-shirts&dwvar_FOR0685SKY_cuffType=Single http://www.ctshirts.com/us/slim-fit-non-iron-twill-mini-grid-check-sky-blue-shirt/FON0740SKY.html?cgid=shirts-formal-shirts&dwvar_FON0740SKY_cuffType=Single ...

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Heels or No Heels

harshbask

They say that women look smart in heels especially if they are in the workplace. What's the connection of heels to a woman's appearance? Just curious to know your answers....

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Men's fashion basics to consider?

Kristof1

There are various things when it comes to Men's Fashion. Please suggest me what are the men's fashion's basics to consider?...

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Shoes for analyst level bankers

Andrew-Jonathan

Could someone please recommend me some casual smart shoes for entry level bankers? I am thinking about something like Giuseppe Zanotti or Ferragamo. Found a couple of appealing drivers from these two designers. https://www.ferragamo.com/shop/us/en/men/shoes-1/drivers-1/parigi-671739 https://www...

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Superday Attire

Yankee Doodle

I have a superday at a BB next week for AM. I understand banking's conservative culture, and I want to play by the rules. However, when it comes to suits, I'm kind of fucked. I only own a black suit (I will get a proper navy suit in December). I don't want to get dinged for wearing a black suit to ...

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Wearing WSO T-Shirts to Nightclubs?

Yankee Doodle

After getting a free WSO cotton t-shirt, I've started wearing it out to nightclubs. The black cotton, the printed on logo of a monkey and a palm tree. It's all so perfect. Anyone else's pull ratio go up by 600%? First night I wore it out, I was spotted by Jamie Dimon and James Gorman, and offered j...

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how to dress preppy

s7A

hey fellow monkeys. so I just got to a school where apparently everybody dresses very preppy. I am an international student and don't much about the preppy dress code. can someone tell me some common preppy brands? especially where do you get those drivers? ...

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Monograms

FRV

How do you all feel about monograms on shirts? Just stay away? Those that do, Cuff? Breast? Side of stomach?...

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Dress code etiquette while travelling for work

StevieJ

PwC auditor here. Haven't started yet but I'm travelling to Dubai for training on my third day. Should I wear a suit while travelling or can I just wear shorts and a t shirt?...

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What do you think of the Aer Duffel Pack 2 as an office bag ?

d4re

Hello folks, I would like to hear your opinion about the are duffle pack 2 as an office bag. Have a nice day ...

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Pre-Interview Dinner/Reception

hungry23

I've got a superday coming up this weekend which will include a pre-interview reception/dinner. Don't want to over or underdress, and HR didn't specify the attire or basically anything about what to expect. Has anyone gone through the same process before? If so, what were your main takeaways? Any ...

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Thoughts on this suit?

etx

[Pinstripe Suit](http://demandware.edgesuite.net/sits_pod34/dw/image/v2/AAZV_PRD/on/demandware.static/-/Sites-mjb-master-catalog/default/dw3348e4a6/images/hi-res/Suits,%20Jackts,%20Trousers,%20Waistcoats/Zacheus_Ink_Jacket_Trouser_JKT117W17_TRS1126S17_Action_061.jpg?sw=1333&sh=2000&sm=fit) Thoughts...

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Who wear it best: the survey

BrianHunter

**Who wear it best: the survey** I'm wondering who dress better in financial world. From IBD to AM and lawyers. Who have the best dress code and more style? Well, I know more is subjective, but is an interesting conversation. My vote is for Investment Bankers...

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Dress Code for Technology Associate

tech_worker

Hello, I worked as a Software Engineer in big G but I am now moving to Goldman Sachs as a Technology Associate. Now the problem is that I'm not sure how the dress code works for the tech employees because my interviewers had a diverse range of outfits from (polo + jeans) to (long-sleeved dress shi...

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Which shoe should I buy?

marcos.imbillicieri

Which suit would be better for finance? http://www.brooksbrothers.com/Penny-Loafers/MH00026,default,pd.html?dwvar_MH00026_Color=BLCK&dwvar_MH00026_Size=11H_EEE&contentpos=1&cgid=0522 (I've a 15% discount so it'd only be #363) or http://www.allenedmonds.com/shoes/mens-shoes/loafers-slip-ons/cavanaugh...

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Fashion Essentials

rgar07

Just filed my taxes and have a modest refund coming in so I've decided to start building up my wardrobe for interviews and full time work. Where do I start? I currently own a solid blue suit from Macy's and some Rockport's, along with a handful of banana republic dress shirts, so essentially, I'm ...

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From which brand is the dress shirt in the picture ?

d4re

Hello folks, I need to know from which brand the dress shirt is, that is worn in this picture. This is the link splitted into parts because I'm new and cannot post any links => imgur .com / a / IVKHp I hope you can help me. Best regards ...

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Double Breasted Suits?

Yossif

I recently bought a double breasted suit from Zara, simply because I really liked it. It's slim cut, so not the traditional double breasted suit, and it fits very nicely. I realized though, that I will probably not be able to wear it to work, so it was not the wisest investment. I was thinking about...

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Do you guys wear you work clothes to bars or clubs?

Lockhardt

When you get out late, do you guys go home to change or go straight to the bar or club? I'm asking because I wouldn't want my work clothes to get stained....

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Going out: Button down or regular collar dress shirts?

Lockhardt

What do you guys normally wear while going out? Button downs or regular collar dress shirts? ....

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MU Legend Ranking System Know-how

mulegendzen

Mu legend Rankings Record: Click a group to view the relevant rankings to the day. - View Information: It is actually achievable to examine the everyday ranking records right here. At this time, this may be only accessible inside the [Character > Fight Power] and [Mission Map > AI Arena] classes. -...

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Recommendations for Tailor in Bangkok

OB23

I am heading to Bangkok before starting work and was wondering if anyone had suggestions for any specific tailors to get some suits and shirts made at a reasonable price....

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Brunello Cucinelli and other baller brands

jakamoko

So lets start a thread with some of the best business casual brands out there. Price is not an issue. My favorite by far right now is Brunello Cucinell ![test3](http://demandware.edgesuite.net/sits_pod36/dw/image/v2/ABCP_PRD/on/demandware.static/-/Sites-catalog-master-bc/default/dwfd568603/images...

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dark chili allen edmonds?

baloneymaloney

Is the color dark chili okay for park aves or fifth aves? or should i stick with dark brown if i go brown?...

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Birddog Gym Shorts

Yankee Doodle

I've been seeing a lot of ads for these, and I'm kind of curious about them. From what I understand, they're like a cross between chubbies and compression shorts, and they're meant to be worn to the gym. But, they can also double as swim trunks and can be worn as part of normal weekend attire. And t...

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Clothes and items for heavy B-travel

da chief

Hey all, Soon I'll be beginning sales focused role requiring upwards of 70% travel per week. I've already got a solid briefcase and suitcase and am planning to get a few pairs of Bonobos (thinking I can use these for pleasure as well). While I'm traveling I'll probably bring a pair of oxfords, run...

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What's on your desk ?

Pitbull Class

I started reading (and comparing) Laura Schreffler's biweekly column "What's on On My Desk ?"; Here is latest entry, featuring the desk of Christiane Kaalund, a partner with HBA/Hirsch Bedner Associates (http://www.hauteliving.com/2013/05/whats-on-my-desk-hba-partnerdesign-director-christiane-kaal...

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Most Common Fashion Mistakes

ReachThePeach

Hi Monkeys, What are some of the most common fashion mistakes you see in your office on a daily basis? For me, I see guys who's belt is a different shade of brown compared to their shoes. What fashion mistakes do you notice? Maybe some of us are committing some fashion sins yet we don't even know a...

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How is the Ralph Lauren brand perceived on the street (going out clothing) ?

Lockhardt

I hear no logo is the best way to go, but I have a "dad bod" going on so the Ralph Lauren dress shirts fit me the best so far out of all the shirts I've tried. Is the fit similar to Brooks Brothers? This is for going out, not office wear....

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BB is coming to our school for an information session, and scheduled time for coffee chats. Should I really wear a suit to the s

juicymogul

I go to a semi target, and a few people from a BB sent out an email that they will set aside time for coffee chats before the information/networking session that night (that I cannot attend because of class). I sent them an email saying I would like to meet up for coffee and that I can't go to the s...

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Is this suit a good fit?

TkoBr

The suit is a modern fit suit, regular. Should I go long? ................................................. ...

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Bags for Summer Analysts?

muohgr

Starting June 5th like most of you, was wondering if SA usually carry a bag to work? Is it necessary? If so, messenger bag or briefcase? Saw a bunch of older posts about this, but wanted to see what people have been doing more recently. ...

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How should trousers break?

MartyByrde

After a good amount of time in corporate America, I'll be heading back to business school this fall. My current employer has fairly relaxed business casual standards, and I've taken advantage of that by wearing shorter pants that showcase my sock game. Do investment banks frown upon this and prefe...

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What Jackets/Coats Do You Wear?

IBNazi

As it gets colder, and more likely to snow, which coats do you guys wear? Currently I wear some jacket that's waterproof for the most part, and very warm, but it's not fashionable at all. What do you guys use for the cold and snowy days?...

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$399 suit supply suit vs $499 suit supply suit?

TkoBr

Spoke to a rep and he said the construction is the same. Directly from the rep - "but we do buy the fabric in bulk for our Blue Line Napoli's which is why we can offer them at the lower price point. These specific suits are also not normally re-produced." Anyone have experience with either?...

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General consensus for suit pants?

Lockhardt

Is the general consensus for suit pants to go up a size from your jeans pants? I think suit pants only come in even numbers, for example, 36. Let's say my jeans are size 34, if I were to go up a size, do I go size 35 or 36 for the suit pants...

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What do you guys wear to work when it rains hard?

bsagget123

I'm starting my FT job soon and don't want to ruin my new leather sole shoes. What do you guys wear to work when it rains hard? Do people actually wear galoshes? ...

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Want To Wear Polos To Work? JP Morgan Approves

etx

This post is a bit late, but seeing as no one has commented on it yet, I'd like to discuss J.P Morgan's new business casual dress code with everyone. To those who haven't heard yet, Jamie Dimon was well and truly impacted upon his visits to various Silicon Valley firms, and as such, decided to emb...

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Brown Shoes?

Banker88

I'm not talking about wearing brown shoes to an interview, but does anyone wear them to work? If so, do brown shoes match with navy or charcoal pants? And which type of brown (dark brown or walnut? - use this as an example: http://tinyurl.com/y8hfhq7) If you own any brown shoes, please share which ...

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Are Derbies acceptable or stick with Oxford?

Andrew-Jonathan

I look to purchase just one and I would like to use it for my internship at an Asian investment bank. Just wanna look sharp and young (I am 20) without having to look flashy like a douche; so I am gonna grab something that looks plain. Thing is, I'd prefer to use this pair not only to the office b...

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Wearing your work clothes to upscale lounges?

Lockhardt

SA here considering saving some money by wearing some of my more business casual shirts out to upscale NYC lounges instead of buying separate shirts. Off course I have my black and navy button down which I don't wear to work that I already wear out. Is it acceptable?...

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Cross Atlantic Flight Dress Code

GridironCEO

Dress code at the office is business formal. I'll be flying with my colleagues on a Saturday morning from the east coast US to the UK for client meetings that Monday. Post flight Saturday night will probably be shower at the hotel followed by drinks with our UK colleagues. What do I wear to the airp...

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Best Budget Watches (<$100-$250)

CreditMadrid

Hello monkeys, I am currently in the market for a new watch and am looking for one that is slightly more classy than the one I have atm (Skagen) yet can wear with a lot of stuff. What do you think are some quality watches for those ballin' on a budget? Here's a list of some that I was thinking of pu...

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Charles Tyrwhitt Launches Super Slim Fit Shirts

99_Steam

I personally like the extra slim fit shirts but have seen some people wanting an even slimmer option. I haven't tried the super slim fit yet but am intrigued to hear reviews. [http://www.ctshirts.com/us/mens-shirts/super-slim-fit/](http://www.ctshirts.com/us/mens-shirts/super-slim-fit/) ...

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Leather Strapped Watches?

Pump and Dump

I don't really dig my Gold Seiko (automatic) anymore. It just gives off a "I'm a broke kid with a gold PLATED watch." I need some suggestions on classier watches. Is leather strapped the way to go? I just love how it wraps around the wrist and is so flush, can't get that feel with a steel watch. I h...

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What to Buy For Your First Wardrobe

Otter.

I took this off of a posting by JohnnyCrockett on Style Forum. It’s a great site, and everyone should check it out. Thought the post was a really good round-up of what to buy for your first out-of-college wardrobe. Take all of it with a grain of salt considering it is posted on, well, a forum a...

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Joseph Abboud suits on sale at MW -- $180

IlliniProgrammer

Hi guys, As the interview season warms up, I noticed that Men's Wearhouse was having a sale on Joseph Abboud suits. I like Abboud because they are well designed, fit well, and most importantly are made in the US (Massachusetts) where the build quality is better. Right now, MW (which owns Abboud...

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Work bags – what do you have and what's in it?

Jumped-up country boy

I thought this might be an interesting topic for people: you often see requests for advice for what kind of bag to get, but I thought it might be cool to see what people actually use and how. Mine is a tan briefcase my parents bought from Florence as a birthday present. I've got my work laptop, mou...

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