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Originally Posted by TheSizzle View Post

 

You're making some assumptions here.

 

Who says he took it?

 

Less dirty: Who says that's a bathroom and not a kitchen?

 

HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAA!!!!!!!!

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Is this the Gant I am looking for?

 

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No
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All N/A for now (I'm going to be out of town for some time coming up)

 

No pics (so it didn't happen, of course), but from Sat, Sun, Tues:

 

Jil Sander black unstructured SC/orphan (?) 

Recent Corneliani Trend shirt with massive lapels

Ede & Ravenscroft (the oldest English clothier still around) band collar FC shirt

RLBL shirt 

Ferragamo black chelsea boots 

Recent Burberry SC x2

NWT J. Press lime green OCBD

2x Oxxford FF suits (navy possibly gabardine, grey glenplaid) 

Barbour tattersall shirt

NWT Altea tie

Recent Burberry Kensington grey pinstripe suit

Older BBGF 3/2 sack FF charcoal pinstripe suit

Sanyo double breasted cotton trench with zip out wool lining

plum purple Brioni shirt (damaged cuffs)

Zegna Silk/Cashmere SC

Eton FC shirt

Florsheim Imperial brown pebble grain longwing v-cleats

Zegna black slip on oxfords

Gucci horsebit loafers

old Oxxford charcoal SC (probably orphan) with a really cool lining

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I saw a Brooks Brothers herringbone DB overcoat sort of thing the other day.  It was fur (faux maybe?) lined, with leather buttons and had internal ribbed cuffs.  I had a picture, but my phone is acting up and apparently deleted it.  Anyone familiar with it, and is it worth kopping to flip?  Size 40R.

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post #59737 of 115043
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Originally Posted by DerHoggz View Post

I saw a Brooks Brothers herringbone DB overcoat sort of thing the other day.  It was fur (faux maybe?) lined, with leather buttons and had internal ribbed cuffs.  I had a picture, but my phone is acting up and apparently deleted it.  Anyone familiar with it, and is it worth kopping to flip?  Size 40R.

Maybe if it was a 42R instead. 40R just doesn't sell.biggrin.gif

post #59738 of 115043
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Originally Posted by capnwes View Post

Maybe if it was a 42R instead. 40R just doesn't sell.biggrin.gif

I'm taking that too be sarcasm?  It was so "out there" and they were about to close. I should probably get it I'm feeling?

post #59739 of 115043
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Originally Posted by jcb9 View Post

 

I go there maybe once every couple months.  I don't particularly like that one.  I prefer the SA-GW-Value Village run along Alpharetta Hwy and the GW-Value Village run along Cobb Pkwy.

 

Ahhh, deep in my territory, I mean thrifting spots. Really not found too much along that corridor for high end names, but sure have found some sweet old denim and vintage "old-school" threads and kicks. 

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If anyone finds some cream flannels in 36-38, mine (old Polo) were stained and ruined recently frown.gif.
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Was able to hit a couple of stores on the way home today and found my first Aquascutum.  I know nothing about these other than the fact that I see them on here from time to time and I laugh every time I say the name (probably saying it wrong)...

 

 

 

 

 

Also found two coats that I believe are new or virtually new (sewn pockets, etc...).  One is a Burberry, still with the sleeve label and a tag inside the sleeve, but unfortunately, they drew a line on the label -- to prevent returns?  Also, it looks like they wrote some numbers inside the pocket above the label.  Is that just a Burberry thing?  The other is a Daniel Cremiuex Loro Piana.  Tough to turn down either for $5.  

 

 

 

 

 

 

More on the Burberry:

 

Warning: Spoiler! (Click to show)

 

 

 

Also picked up a Robert Talbott silk black bowtie - 16 3/4"- just my size.  My first non-adjustable neck bowtie.  Also snagged a Joseph & Lyman tie that I liked.

 

 

 

Enjoy,

-sn0wman

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So whats up with Sanyo? I saw Spoo picked up a trench from them awhile ago, and now Androfan grabbed a piece too. I pass on that stuff quite often, but most of it looks dated as hell. Is there a good and a bad Sanyo? eh.gif
post #59743 of 115043
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Originally Posted by Fueco View Post

Arnold Zimberg (thrifted). Dickies (Walmart). Worn Brand (thrifted). TBNY (thrifted)


Hope no one walked into the bathroom while you were taking a photo of your crotch. uhoh.gif

 

Don't you _ever_ take a picture of your crotch again.

sorry

post #59744 of 115043
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Originally Posted by tuckfro View Post

My first post!

 

New to thrifting and I live in a pretty small town in NW Georgia, so I thought this was a pretty decent first haul.

 

Trousers:

Polo RL - Black Watch Tartan

Polo RL - Glen Plaid (white and black)

Bravini - Wool/Cashmere blend tan

 

Shirts:

Charles Tyrwhitt - blue windowpane 

Faconnable - pink OCBD (with bird logo?)

Gitman Bros. - white with navy pencil stripe

Brooks Bros. - pale yellow Original Polo shirt

 

Blazer:

Corbin - navy (not amazing, but solid and canvassed, and I needed one)

 

What do you guys think?

 

Welcome.  Since I'm a noob too, who knows how long this will take to post to the board?  I've always been partial to Tyrwhitt and Faconnable (within reason).  Photos really help tell the story.

Enjoy,

-sn0wman

post #59745 of 115043
--English Manor is killing me. There's way too much of that larding the racks.
--Oh yeah...is is just me, or is [obscure never heard of] Uomo Made In Italy like, multiplying and making babies on the hangars between visits to your favorite store or is it just me?

At least I found some Orvis cords in my size today.

You know I thought the Dig In Action shot was kinda dicey (I know, I know, my pix ain't exactly gonna be on the BB site any time soon) but then there was this hahahahahaha
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Originally Posted by Randy View Post

Don't you _ever_ take a picture of your crotch again.
sorry

Hey! At least he doesn't have the gut I have. You can actually SEE his shoes!
Edited by LooknGr8 - 1/9/13 at 7:41pm
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