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Alright so I never had a chance to post this on the weekend, but this was a find for me - I don't even know if it would be flippable if I wanted, but I like it!

 

Armani Collezioni Sportcoat

 

 

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Althought it doesn't look it... it's actually a dark green in person... at least in proper lighting

 

 

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Also, I had a chance to get the AE Cordovan Randolphs all polished up for eBay

 

 

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These are the two Kiton's that were on ebay, they ended this morning. They were listed as 52, but no mention of Euro sizing. Both listed by the same person and ended within 4 minutes of each other, thought maybe they would go cheaper because of the size listed, maybe so:

 

This one was mentioned on Putthison and had 46 bids with a final price of $406.99

 

Item picture

 

http://www.ebay.com/itm/110976740536?ssPageName=STRK:MEWAX:IT&_trksid=p3984.m1438.l2649

 

This one was not mentioned, had 24 bids and went for $214.27.

 

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http://www.ebay.com/itm/170942349620?ssPageName=STRK:MEWAX:IT&_trksid=p3984.m1438.l2649

 

Guess Putthison adds a little juice to the bidding. (unless nobody likes brown)

 

On a side note, did pick up a SC, made in Italy for Harold's, I was in a hurry and thought it said Harrod's the London shop, lightweight silk/wool blend, 39R fits me (except as always the sleeves are too long) but happy with it, since in Jan I was having trouble wearing 42R were too tight, thank Paleo diet. (Guess the 39R is slightly shorter than the 40S) Harold's had a store here in Phoenix that opened in 1994. midwest chain went BK. 2008.

 

 

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Seeing that it's gonna be 81 degrees on Thanksgiving, could probably wear it.

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This may be my grail find, not your typical leather jacket. Warning: Spoiler! (Click to show)

Dammit..another conundrum! Pretty damn sure I can make bank on this but it fits perfect!

Don't look directly at it Stewie.

post #54844 of 124827
Passed on a schott thigh/knee-length hooded toggle cardigan coat thing because it looked uhoh.gif
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So I'd consider today to be pretty good. Hit 3 stores and the first two sucked. Everyone and their brother was out today. Hit my "last resort" store on the way home which usually has nothing. Found these staring me in the face. Didn't even know what the hell they were till I got home and did some digging. They just looked and felt crazy nice. These are definitely on par with the pair of the Sugar Cane Hawaii jeans I picked up in Japan a month ago. These are from Hartford Denim Company. Brand spankin new. Never worn. Cost: standard thrift store jeans price. 36x 35. These are keepers unless someone is super persistent.

Grail? I think so. cool.gif

http://hartforddenimcompany.com/things-produced/jeans/

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Originally Posted by Nataku View Post

So I'd consider today to be pretty good. Hit 3 stores and the first two sucked. Everyone and their brother was out today. Hit my "last resort" store on the way home which usually has nothing. Found these staring me in the face. Didn't even know what the hell they were till I got home and did some digging. They just looked and felt crazy nice. These are definitely on par with the pair of the Sugar Cane Hawaii jeans I picked up in Japan a month ago. These are from Hartford Denim Company. Brand spankin new. Never worn. Cost: standard thrift store jeans price. 36x 35. These are keepers unless someone is super persistent.
Grail? I think so. cool.gif
http://hartforddenimcompany.com/things-produced/jeans/
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Ohhhhhh man!

 

 

Those looks so rad!  Got a full pic of them?  UGH in my size too!!  I hate you!! :P

post #54847 of 124827

All available...

 

 

Nordstrom blackwatch blazer, 39R

 

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Shoulders: 18.5

Chest: 21.5

Waist: 22

Length: 31.5

Sleeves: 25

 

Neck has a little wear and sleeve tip is a little worn, could use a trip to the cleaners, but otherwise it's in pretty good shape.

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Dunn & Co Harris Tweed, 38R

 

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Chest: 21

Waist: 20

Length: 28.75

Sleeves: 23.75

 

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Small Women's Patagonia Synchilla.

Got it for my wife, but it fits more like a medium. Maybe a gift for your lady friend?

 

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Chest: 21.5

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Large Mountain Hardware T-shirt. Actually, I think I'm going to give this to my brother, so Not Available.

 

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Originally Posted by Randy View Post

I'm not surprised your question got lost during the past 24 hours: The thread has clearly degenerated into a morass of narcissistic wounding during that time. As for Philadelphia, I have no advice, but if you ever make your way to St. Paul, pick up a copy of this:



Good luck, and welcome.

Randy

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epic level troll. amazing.
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Originally Posted by Nataku View Post

So I'd consider today to be pretty good. Hit 3 stores and the first two sucked. Everyone and their brother was out today. Hit my "last resort" store on the way home which usually has nothing. Found these staring me in the face. Didn't even know what the hell they were till I got home and did some digging. They just looked and felt crazy nice. These are definitely on par with the pair of the Sugar Cane Hawaii jeans I picked up in Japan a month ago. These are from Hartford Denim Company. Brand spankin new. Never worn. Cost: standard thrift store jeans price. 36x 35. These are keepers unless someone is super persistent.
Grail? I think so. cool.gif
http://hartforddenimcompany.com/things-produced/jeans/
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from my current "hometown" never even heard of these guys

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Originally Posted by mexicutioner View Post

bros: one of my bros needs a staple suit in 38s-39s. hit me on the PM.

sorry brianpore... peepwall[1].gif

lol8[1].gif too big for me anyway

 

 

Was excited to see 125 new posts, too bad only 10% were about thrift bragging and the other 90% were bitching boxing[1].gif

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No love at all :( found two stained PRL ties and a beaten-to-crap Charvet. That's it :(

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Meh day. Passed on a Chester Barrie suit that had a small hole in the inner thigh and the jacket needed to be relined. Picked up a BB shirt for the first time in a long time. BB Country Club. XL. Reserved for papa long legs for now.

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I found an RLBL suit at the local TJ Maxx today. Would have snatched it up a year ago...
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Originally Posted by Left Hand View Post

Where do you guys get all this great stuff? All local thrift and consignment/second-hand stores? If so, does anyone have any recommendations for good ones in the Philadelphia area?
Are there any good places online to find great deals on clothes and shoes?
Sorry for the noob question, I figured this would be the place to ask.

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Originally Posted by mrdeep2001 View Post

This is my turf!fight%5B1%5D.gif

 

J/k welcome to the club fistbump.gif As far as GOOD ones, can't really say yet. The ones I've been to occasionally have something decent, but usually a lot of junk to sift through. Persistence is the key.

 

Slow your role...

 

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Originally Posted by GoldSpider View Post

 

Is it safe to assume that there are a lot of general rules in there that would apply to any region?  Don't worry, I'm in PA  :)

 

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Where in PA? peepwall%5B1%5D.gif

 

 

 

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I would imagine the real gold lies on the main line along rt 30 west from Philly...follow the money

 

Dude, GTFO! nest.gif

 

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By the way...what is going on around here? Why is everyone so sensitive.

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