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figures...haha. remembered lusting over that one right after the show.
Oh man, you're doing those harmonized tariff codes. At one point I actually had certain codes memorized. "Ok, Mens' or boys' shirts >> Of cotton >> Other...that's 6205.20.3000." Such a pain in the ass.
Definitely true. Little things like the minimum order quantity set by the place that makes a brand's labels can cause this, especially with small brands that use expensive labels. The label maker the brand uses might have a MOQ that the brand feels just isn't worth the expense. They might need 100 labels but would have to order 300, for example. So if they have a new garment that's 70 cotton / 30 linen, but they already have a bunch of labels lying around from a previous...
visvim denim is so nice.i've been wearing a raw denim jacket for a couple years now (cone white oak) and lately i've been debating whether or not to give it a wash because i love the coloring of visvim's washed denim and want it to look like that. only i know it won't look remotely the same because visvim's denim is so unique. [[SPOILER]]
Abasi Rosborough Spring 15: http://www.style.com/trends/mens/2014/abasi-rosborough-spring-2015-menswear I like some pieces enough, but still not really loving it Facetasm Spring 15: http://www.thirdlooks.com/2014/10/facetasm-ss15-collection/ this is awesome. Soloist Spring 15: http://www.thirdlooks.com/2014/10/thesoloist-ss15-lookbook/ the actual pieces are always way better than the lookbooks suggest, so while i'm not blown away by this i still think it could be great....
kinda related to this whole quality conversation, and also it's just pretty funny: http://www.complex.com/sneakers/2014/10/sneakerheads-dont-know-what-quality-meansthis bit echoes the point synth made:i think that's pretty accurate. in my experience when most people talk about quality they don't know what the hell they're talking about, except to say the person has a general impression that the thing is well-made, uses reasonably good materials, and that the person likes...
that cabourn shearling is awesome. should probably post this in the cabourn thread but anyway: http://i-d.vice.com/en_gb/read/interviews/5320/its-a-boys-own-adventure-with-parka-pioneer-nigel-cabourn
hey @novaliss, hope things are good! will definitely keep an eye out for this. and if I think of any questions I'll shoot them over.
hmmm...how do I contact a store in Japan with no listed email address to see if they still have an item posted on their blog? they have a phone number. guess I could try calling, but how prevalent is English in Tokyo?
just for you guys http://gawker.com/jimmy-kimmel-finally-discovers-dick-shaped-weather-patt-1646128111
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