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      03-28-2007, 05:44 PM   #1
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Can I wear this?

I want to know if I can wear my black dress watch with my merlot dress shoes? I'm wearing a grey pinstripe suit. I know that some people hate brown and black together. I don't mind it, but is there any reason why I couldn't wear it? I looked online and really didn't find much. GQ wasn't helpful either.

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      03-28-2007, 06:13 PM   #2
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I want to know if I can wear my black dress watch with my merlot dress shoes?
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It wouldn't be in the best fashion sense.
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I might not make fashion sense but I doubt your boyfriend will notice.
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I wouldn't. And people criticizing should STFU. Just because a man has a sense of style and knows how to dress does not make him gay. GQ kicks ass.
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Is merlot a color?

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You don't want to know what I typed into google to find this... priceless! 1:15ish is on topic.
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I wouldn't. And people criticizing should STFU. Just because a man has a sense of style and knows how to dress does not make him gay. GQ kicks ass.
+1 lay off him guys hes just trying to make sure hes not dressing like a loser


he should be on queer eye; less the fashion sense
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+1 lay off him guys hes just trying to make sure hes not dressing like a loser


he should be on queer eye; less the fashion sense
It's just a little fun. Do I think anyone is going to notice your black faced watch with merlot shoes, no. Merlot in my opinion is closer to black than brown anyways. But who am I to say, I'm partially color blind.
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Yup. The homo knows.
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It's just a little fun. Do I think anyone is going to notice your black faced watch with merlot shoes, no. Merlot in my opinion is closer to black than brown anyways. But who am I to say, I'm partially color blind.
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I want to know if I can wear my black dress watch with my merlot dress shoes? I'm wearing a grey pinstripe suit. I know that some people hate brown and black together. I don't mind it, but is there any reason why I couldn't wear it? I looked online and really didn't find much. GQ wasn't helpful either.
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I dress professionally every day and believe it or not, I ask myself the same questions. Personally, I would wear black with a grey suit. Save the merlot for your navy suit. Enjoy.
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I used to dress professionally every day, and thoughts like that used to cross my mind from time to time.

Now I realize that no, it doesn't matter if you wear a black watch with Merlot shoes and a gray suit. It's not important that you look absolutely perfect. The 1 person out of 1000 isn't going to do more than pause for a moment and think, "gee, look at that" before continuing on with whatever he was doing. Don't stress the small stuff, spend more time on the most important things.
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If it all passes the smell test, then I say go for it.
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I want to know if I can wear my black dress watch with my merlot dress shoes? I'm wearing a grey pinstripe suit. I know that some people hate brown and black together. I don't mind it, but is there any reason why I couldn't wear it? I looked online and really didn't find much. GQ wasn't helpful either.

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Your watch strap, belt and shoes should match. If you are wearing merlot colored shoes and belt then the whole black wtach strap is going to throw it off. Try a metal band instead it's neutral and goes with everything.
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If you know that your shoes are Merlot coloured, then you should be able to dress yourself stylishly enough, don't ya think?
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