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Received three pairs of pants. No issues.
+1 I get one almost every day. Sometimes it's a promotion, like the luxury shirts for $59 that I posted recently; other times, it's just highlighting a particular product.
Most BB shoes are still discounted 30%, including non-cordovan Aldens. It's tough to find that much of a discount on first-quality Aldens. These two, in suede, are good choices at $350: Tassel: http://www.brooksbrothers.com/Brown-Suede-Tassel/035H,default,pd.html?dwvar_035H_Color=BRWN&contentpos=35&cgid= Cap-toe: http://www.brooksbrothers.com/Captoe-Suede-Bluchers/290H,default,pd.html?dwvar_290H_Color=DKBR&contentpos=10&cgid=0522
I recently ordered one from David and asked him the same question. Here's his answer: "The difference between the two faille silks is so small that you would need swatches to see it." As a result, I asked David to choose whichever he preferred. I'm not sure which one he selected, but it looks terrific.
+1 I've been sending all of my shirts to a commercial laundry for years. They include many Brooks Brothers luxury and Golden Fleece shirts, along with plenty from high-end Italian brands (Kiton, Borrelli, Truzzi, Barba, etc.). I know I'm a heretic/non-believer for saying this, but if my Terminator laundry has shortened the life of my shirts, I can't tell.
Most shoes and accessories (but not including Green and cordovan) are now 30% off.
With three pairs of opera pumps (patent, calf and satin), I'm certainly a big fan, but these are just plain ugly. But I couldn't resist the Pollo joke.Sorry.
Brooks' "Luxury" shirts are on sale for $59. Regular retail $185. A broad selection available in regular, slim and extra-slim fit, in both non-iron and must iron. I have a bunch of these. The fabrics are terrific. The only difference I can tell between these and my Golden Fleece shirts are the buttons. (The GF shirts have thick MOP buttons, while those on the Luxury line are...
For the chicken who insists on wearing black-tie: http://www.ebay.com/itm/Vintage-Pollo-Tuxedo-Shoes-1967-/360901190336?pt=US_Men_s_Shoes&hash=item54076322c0
A mis-pressed knit tie for $130? Definitely sarcastic.
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