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Is it weird to wear a pinstripe suit to an interview? I gained a little weight and it’s the only suit that really fits me comfortably at the moment.

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More important is to wear the option, out of your suitable ones (sorry for pun), that makes you feel most confident. When you’re unsure of your appearance, people can tell. Conversely, if you’re confident, it looks good on most people. Wear the best fitting one if it makes you feel more confident. Wear something else if it fits okay and makes you feel great.

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IMO anyone who judges you for pinstripes would judge you for a poorly fitting suit as well (i.e., no winning with those people - unless you were to buy a new suit). Fortunately, I doubt those people are in the majority. So I’d wear what makes you feel more comfortable. FWIW I’ve hired people in the past who wore pinstripes to the interview.

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I love my navy pinstripe suit and receive lots of compliments 🔥 I still wear the standard suits, but nothing beats it, IMO.

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Very dated look. But you do you. Is the interview in person?

I think @D1 was bein silly…

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Yes, buy one that fits.

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