Buying mid-price men's clothing in Dublin.

pingin

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Great result pingin. Having two pairs of trousers with one jacket is always a good idea, the trousers will wear out faster than the jacket in any suit.
A suggestion, after you wear the suit, hang it up in the bathroom while you are having a shower. It's much better for the fabric than dry cleaning. If you have, or know someone with a garment steamer all the better.

Who knows, this could be the start of a daring new wardrobe.

And Debenhams normally have a rail or two of clothes greatly reduced in price. I have picked up the odd shirt or trousers pretty cheaply. Just make sure you need it and it fits, not just that it is cheap.
A good tip there. Yes, I was surprised by Debenhams, because I'd always thought of them as being very expensive. As for a new wardrobe, the young woman in the shop even said I looked 'dapper'! I've been called many things before but never dapper. I must say it's a nice feeling to dress up in new clothes. I had let things go over the last few years.
 

noproblem

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Haven't been dressed by a woman in a long long time, well done pingin and bet all your boyhood dreams have come true. Good when posters come back and tell us how they got on, always a help for someone
 

pingin

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Haven't been dressed by a woman in a long long time, well done pingin and bet all your boyhood dreams have come true. Good when posters come back and tell us how they got on, always a help for someone
Thanks noproblem. Yes, I think the women have the edge when it comes to choosing suitable clothes. Boyhood dreams indeed! Now, if I could meet a suitable woman...but that's a different problem altogether!
 

noproblem

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There are establishments that could suffice your requirements in that area of masculinity as well but maybe not on AAM.
 

elcato

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I got a shirt, jacket, two pairs of trousers (even though I went in for one pair!), a belt and a pair of shoes for €244
Maybe I'm way off here but i would have thought the breakdown of this would be max 2 x €35 for trousers, €60/70 jacket, €10 belt and reduced shoes of about €50 = €200 but I'm no dapper dan
 

beautfan

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Thanks noproblem. Yes, I think the women have the edge when it comes to choosing suitable clothes. Boyhood dreams indeed! Now, if I could meet a suitable woman...but that's a different problem altogether!
Delighted for you. Sounds like a great service. You'd think the personal shopping service would mean spend more.

Enjoy the day. And wear the clothes. Don't be keeping them for occasions.
 
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