"They where a great idea before the ability to order shirts to a custom length when access to tailors was hard or too expensive.
If you want a good fitted shirt order it. If you want to look like you ordered a shirt to long, use them. "
"I actually wear these myself but mien are more a solid gold or silver not more costume looking as these appear to be. The used to hold a function in earlier times as men shirt sleeves were more boxier and not as true to size as you find them now.…"
"To be fair, ties aren't really needed either, besides adding to the ensemble they don't do much but choke you ever so slightly, the things we do for fashion right? Well keep in mind that the sleeve garters are made so you can adjust…"
"I've worn them under suit jackets many times over the years, they serve a useful purpose if your shirt sleeves are a little too long.
I personally wouldn't wear them as a "fashion statement" or anything, just use them as a…"
"The rich were able to have their shirts custom-made by professional shirtmakers. Those who weren't so well-off bought shirts that were only measured in neck-circumfrence. Everything else (sleeve-lengths included) were extra large to fit as many…"
"I wear sleeve-garters from time to time and leave them exposed. But I'd only do that if I was wearing a waistcoat as well to give it a sort of 'look' or 'style', if that makes any sense at all. I'd never wear them if I…"
"well I will agree that they are not the most practical and are more of a relic in mens fashion but I enjoy them. I have a couple of pair and I am kind of used to wearing them by now. I find they add a certain elegance to my look as most…"
Hey, I'm really glad to see another guy on this board defending chastity! I'm also glad to see you provided Alex Romo a link to chastity.com -- that's an awesome site! You can't go wrong with Jason and Crystalina Evert! Of course, whether or not he'll read it is another matter. At any rate, keep up the good fight! God bless.
It would appear that one shall pay visit to Barcelona about October for a conference. Would aught exist able to proffer opine as to attractions about said settlement, or advice as to a sojourn thereof?See More
His Holiness, Pope Francis, has a warning sign posted outside his office door.It begins "VIETATO LAMENTARSI"In English, "WHINERS PROHIBITED."The sign ends with “To get the best out of yourself, concentrate on your potential and not on your limitations. Stop complaining and take steps to improve your life.” The same advice, in a far, far blunter form, is found in a book."Shut Up, Stop Whining, and Get A Life: A Kick Butt Approach to a Better Life."--Larry Winget, 2004See More
A place for gentlemen of all stripes who are interested in the broad field of Christian apologetics. If you are a thoughtful man interested in pursuing a more reasonable faith, or if becoming a pipe-smoking clone of C.S. Lewis is one of your greatest aspirations, then this is the place for you.See More
"I think you need to simply point out that you are having technical difficulties and would be happy to show her your account in person.
As to being a liar. Technically you are one, because of an honest mistake. It…"