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Some recent finds: E. Braun & Co. double-breasted double-vented navy knit blazer (EU 54) [[SPOILER]] RRL white long-sleeve henley (Medium) Faribault plaid wool throw x2--not sure what to do with these, but too nice to leave behind 1980 Lake Placid Olympics knit hat (unmarked, probably acrylic) [[SPOILER]] Sperry's Topsiders made in USA canvas sneakers (9) [[SPOILER]] Florsheim Imperial burgundy shell PTB (11C), quite worn, but they're shell [[SPOILER]] Cheaney light-medium...
Some recent finds: Tse wool knit blazer (XXL): DvN polo shirt (M): RLPL tan/light brown (not green) corduroy flat front pants (34, St Andrews?): RLPL blue suede driving loafers (8.5): RRL herringbone denim made in USA chore coat (XL) [[SPOILER]]  Not really CM or SWD, but I thought it was a cool find:  [[SPOILER]]
 Thanks, I agree. Except for the jeans, my favorite parts are the women's jackets.  Thanks for your input, that's very helpful. Yeah, I see the black ink fading before the red ink--why is that? I wouldn't know to look for that. The rivets and buttons look right as far as I can tell, but I am no expert. Unfortunately, they have shrunk quite a bit, so I'm not sure if the actual size is that desirable--the waist measures 33+, but the inseam is just below a 28, so a bit short....
Haven't posted in a while, so here's the best of the past couple of months (sorry about any wrinkles in advance, many of these items had been put away for storage). Some items are available so I went ahead and included the tagged size. PRL by Corneliani brown corduroy sportcoat (44L): double vent, leather buttons, elbow patches [[SPOILER]]  RL Rugby white/cream boating type jacket (M) BB Fitzgerald solid black suit (42L): flat front pants, single vent [[SPOILER]]  SS navy...
Picked up this vintage down parka. Would appreciate any input from the outdoor experts here:  [[SPOILER]]  Also started picking up more ties recently. Most of the below were picked up recently, though some are older ones that I never got around to posting. Recent RT x5 Paul & Shark striped grenadine, Brioni, Luciano Barbera, recent TP, Holland & Sherry, and repp stripe E. Marinella (but made in England by Holliday & Brown) Zegna x3 (including one with a new black tag),...
Some recentish shoe finds: Rancourt for PRL suede penny loafers with Vibram outsole (US 9):  [[SPOILER]] Rancourt for PRL suede penny loafers with Vibram outsole (US 8.5):  [[SPOILER]] Paraboot black Avignon split-toe (UK 11):  [[SPOILER]] Alden for BB black shell penny loafers (US 11.5D):  [[SPOILER]] Possibly a first in this thread for shoes, this brand is better known for cashmere, click the spoiler for the brand (EU 44):  [[SPOILER]] Wildsmith suede single monkstraps,...
Suit/blazer/sportcoat finds: Salvatore Ferragamo charcoal suit with subtle blue pinstripes (EU 52), picked this up a while back, but I don't think I ever posted it:  [[SPOILER]] Brooks Brothers recent Fitzgerald navy blazer with silver buttons (42L, though it seems to fit shorter):  [[SPOILER]] Ermenegildo Zegna recent plaid sportcoat (EU 58 drop 7, but fits more like a US 46 or so):  [[SPOILER]]
Some of my nicer recent-ish finds. Arc'teryx brown Polartec full-zip fleece (L, available) [[SPOILER]] Arc'teryx brown cargo pants (36W, available) [[SPOILER]] Betabrand gray bike pants (30W, actual waist is 32+, available) [[SPOILER]] Prada black cotton full-zip knit [[SPOILER]] Recent Turnbull & Asser burgundy cashmere vest (L, available) [[SPOILER]] Armani Collezioni Luxury v-neck sweater (M, available) [[SPOILER]] Helmut Lang black coated bootcut jeans (29, actually a...
One fairly recent find (available for trade, size Medium):   PRL silk-linen blend sweater with shawl collar and horn toggle     Pretty slubby texture, but that might be intentional from the silk-linen fabric blend. Very heavy fabric.   Note: edited per double00's very helpful and informative post.
Some recentish finds, mostly pants and cashmere: Incotex for Faconnable unhemmed NWT brown corduroy pants Jey Cole Man unhemmed NWT navy dress pants Incotex black chinolino, with Daffy's tag still attached, but hemmed (available, 40) RLPL off-white linen/cotton flat-front dress pants (available, 35) J. Press seersucker pants with alterations tag still attached (available, 36) I know EA isn't highly regarded here, but I dig their athletic cuts, picked these up even though...
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