Originally Posted by theyare
Never knew about this. I'm assuming the jacket has to be purchased at Nieman for them to do it?
Actually no, I know a guy who took in his JAB in suit and had the functioning buttons put on.
Just pulled the trigger for a charcoal 2 button peak lapel, I'll post pics when the suit finally comes in. Also, has anybody checked out their cufflinks recently? I just came across this...
So I just noticed today (I work at a Bloomingdale's in the men's tailored department) that our house brand seems to produce a seven-fold tie that I was previously unaware of. The one I work at has a fairly limited selection of most merchandise, and when we get returns that were purchased at other, larger stores I always take notice. Upon checking at a few of the other nearby stores, I guess we have a few different styles in a variety of colors. The noteworthy part is that...
I'm looking for a decent pair of black single or double monks in a size US 12-13D. I don't mind if they're used, as long as the wear isn't too horrible. I'm looking for a slimmer last, not a very chunky looking shoe. Shooting for the $100-$200 range, and might possibly consider them in certain shades of brown. Thanks!
Well, I figured I might as well post some of my findings over the last couple weeks of occasional thrifting, since this thread in particular was my inspiration to do so.
A Yves Saint Laurent suit in my size with a few needed alterations. (P.S. does anybody know the true quality of such a suit? It does have hand sewn buttons and was made in France for what it's worth.)
A pair of brown Hugo Boss made in Italy shoes size 42 1/2 (not my size).
A pair of dark brown...