"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.
"I agree that this sounds more like a management issue than a leadership issue. I don't really have any good suggestions for management training books.
As for leadership, look up the US Army leadership manuals. ADP 6-22 and ADRP…"
I know, I know, I've got a dirty mind sometimes. But here goes anyway.I passed by the sign in front of a local gym that was promoting how much weight their members had lost. I saw "Congratulations, Bob Smith! He lost 75 pounds and 19 inches!"How many men would like to lose "19 inches"?! Comments?See More
"We are discussing two things here.
1. Globalism actually brought as huge relative wealth since the average western household now can afford things that were liited to the aristocracy just 100 years ago. Have you laundry done, babysitters, maids,…"
"I agree and being able to patent f.e. new drug recipes is very important for innovation, since there is a lot of money invested. But there are also many areas were patents kill innovation and competition, since they grant a quasi monopoly for…"
"I wouldn't call it "bizarre", though I think 'shared interests' can be over-emphasized.
Shared values are far more important. Shared goals. Friendship ... which is different from merely liking the same…"
""To me this just seems... weird, and doesn't seem to jive with history; romantic relationships to me are primarily about attraction and love, and the specific 'activities' you do together aren't really that important,…"