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Quote: Originally Posted by Sid http://cgi.ebay.com/Vintage-Florshei...3A1%7C294%3A50 8.5 is close... Did someone on this forum buy these shoes? Just curious. They sat for several days with one $9.99 bid. I was semi-interested in buying them and made a $25 bid in the last minute or two of the auction. They ended up going for $32 + $16 shipping.
Quote: Originally Posted by Tarmac I don't remember them ever being $300. They were $450 minimum. You may be right. I thought I recalled some forumites getting RLPL EG's in the $300-400 range.
Quote: Originally Posted by gdl203 They still sell them at EG + the GBP is trading low Very true. I was holding out for the next RL ultra giveaway sale on their EG RLPL shoes. Even with the pound trading low, I doubt EG prices will be in the $300 range.
Quote: Originally Posted by bigbris1 Next they had what I thought to look like a dark oak colored MacKay, less the 888 shape. It appears I may have waited too long to pull the trigger on Mackays. I love the 888 shape.
They are US 40 and measure 40" when laid flat.
When I purchased via gilt.com final sale, I thought these were cotton chino pants. They are a heavy weight wool twill. Very nice, fit well, seem to be a true 40. Just not what I need currently. Wanting to sell/ship at my cost. For sale: $65 each shipped CONUS (Paypal). On edit: To answer two questions sent via PM. -The pants are made in Italy. -The pants are definitely not a summer weight. I'd say they're similar in weight to a medium weight flannel. 1. ...
Quote: Originally Posted by dclloyd And how does he come up with "You can wear blue or checked shirts during the day, but make sure you only wear white for evening occasions"?? Is this a rule I'm unfamiliar with? Ok if we're talking black tie but otherwise? The "white after 7" rule has been around forever. It's a bit dated, but I tend to follow it for more formal occasions like a wedding.
Not sure if you'd be interested in merino sweaters and not how sure how deep of a v-neck you want; but, there are some Adam brand merino v-neck sweaters on sale at the gilt.com site.
Quote: Originally Posted by southbound35 Interesting question to which I do not know the answer. I watched a few episodes of the first season of "Brotherhood" (Showtime's organized crime/political series) over the weekend. In at least one of the episodes, a high-level labor union representative wore a black band "mourning" the loss of a union member who met an untimely death from the business end of a shovel. That series' setting is roughly current, so...
Interesting question to which I do not know the answer. I watched a few episodes of the first season of "Brotherhood" (Showtime's organized crime/political series) over the weekend. In at least one of the episodes, a high-level labor union representative wore a black band "mourning" the loss of a union member who met an untimely death from the business end of a shovel. That series' setting is roughly current, so I presume some people still follow the tradition. In this...
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