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someone please cop...

if only it was in my size...

http://www.etsy.com/listing/120283070/vintage-mens-navy-blue-harrington?ref=sr_gallery_3&ga_search_query=harrington&ga_view_type=gallery&ga_ship_to=US&ga_search_type=vintage

post #60272 of 138728
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Originally Posted by darkmatter7 View Post

more appropriate in the "Sales" thread, but I'd rather pass this on directly to you guys:

http://www.wolfvsgoat.com/collections/fire-sale

everything in there is 80% off at checkout.  $30 ish chinos with real horn buttons.  Surprisingly good size selection available on the chinos.  everything else is pretty sold out unless you're large or small.

thanks brother
just kopped two chinos and a jacket for like 100 bucks
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Watch out, this could be one of the Van Heusen licensed ones

post #60274 of 138728

Almost exactly a year ago, I began thrifting, and concurrently reading this thread.  It's been an astounding journey.

 

 

 

 

This is where it's going... (Click to show)

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

As Mainy has said, this is a small fraction

 

 

The website is almost out of development.

 

I should have a sign up page linkable tomorrow.

 

wink.gif

post #60275 of 138728
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Originally Posted by darkmatter7 View Post

Almost exactly a year ago, I began thrifting, and concurrently reading this thread.  It's been an astounding journey.

 

The website is almost out of development.

 

I should have a sign up page linkable tomorrow.

 

wink.gif


I think you're gonna need a subscription model where I send you moniez every month and you send me things. OHMYGOD

post #60276 of 138728
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Originally Posted by grendel View Post


Watch out, this could be one of the Van Heusen licensed ones

I zoomed in on the label and it didn't seem like that one but I am by no means an expert also +1 on the wolf vs goat link I just rounded off my chino collection for pocket change :)

post #60277 of 138728
^^^
I notice the outer shell is 65/35. I checked my G9 Baracuta and it's 100% Cotton.
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Y U not dig the one I posted (that you pre-dibs'd) in 41L? The tan Brooks Brothers one? Still sitting here with your name on it...mwink[1].gif

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holy shit at the NWT Belvest haul! any of it EU56 us 44r? biggrin.gif
post #60280 of 138728
Quote:
Originally Posted by darkmatter7 View Post

Almost exactly a year ago, I began thrifting, and concurrently reading this thread.  It's been an astounding journey.

 

 

 

 

This is where it's going... (Click to show)

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

As Mainy has said, this is a small fraction

 

 

The website is almost out of development.

 

I should have a sign up page linkable tomorrow.

 

wink.gif

 

That action pleats! inlove.gif

post #60281 of 138728

Ok fellas....I couldn't leave it at that shitty car seat photo, so....

 

 

Still have yet to find another in this copper color with tan leather. 

 

 

Warning: Spoiler! (Click to show)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

post #60282 of 138728
First guy who buys these, fess up, step forward and receive your beating.
http://www.wolfvsgoat.com/collections/fire-sale/products/johnny-knicker-in-blue-gingham
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Originally Posted by SomethingsFishy View Post

I thought this one was in-house! The last one I got was definitely attolini, but this one... how could you tell?
Unless I'm mistaken, none of the LB Sartoriale stuff is made by LB. Mostly made by St. Andrews (older) and Attolini (current). Plus, as Amadar says, that's the Attolini label. You should read the labels thread and start memorizing the labels. Will help you confirm when your spidey senses are tingling, but you can't find or don't recognize the label.


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Originally Posted by VLSI View Post

Need like 1600 post recap... gave up on ever catching up
In no particular order:
1. Noob hijinks ensued.
2. Our old friend Dior Homme (incl ties) resurfaced and was once again banished.
3. Mainy and DM7 blew our effing minds with what they're into now. See a few posts up for DM7's version; Mainy's was even more impressive.
4. Lot's of Savile Row found in the last few pages, incl. a vintage fox hunting jacket by me and several Huntsman and Anderson items by me and others.
5. Spoo went on a thrifting rampage, terrorizing the northeast worse than Joey Bottafuoco, John Wayne Bobbitt and Mike "The Situation" combined. But got only 2 states into it and realized he was drowning in quality munny munny munny. So had pity on us all and went back home.
6. The usual heavy hitters (in addition to Mainy and DM7, noted above) -- Easy, Xenos, Dockers, S Allen P and others -- had some really epic hauls
7. Newbie GM-H blew our MINDS (and my pride) by hauling ridiculous stuff -- both quality and volume -- out of Connecticut, making for an epic first dozen posts. Then he made us flip our DESKS by revealing HE'S IN HIGH FREAKING SCHOOL.
8. Easy E looks at the same spot on his Christmas tree for his thrift fits
9. The Secret Santa was a resounding success but, so far as I know, I'm the only one to post a thrift fit incorporating the items received (Yeah, that's right; I threw the gauntlet down)
post #60283 of 138728
Thanks fing02[1].gif what came of that 2012 thrift find contest?

I haven't hit the racks in so long now frown.gif
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Today was fairly uneventful, found another nice recent Oxxford 

 

 

 

 

 

and a Canali:

 

 

 

 

 

Then for some insanity that I can't quite recall, I saved two very vintage 70's items from the incinerator.  Sure they were only a buck, but still I can't for the life me figure out what I'll do with them.

 

42R SC from Juilliard (never heard of it, but has nice stitching):

 

 

 

Warning: Spoiler! (Click to show)

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And a 46L Red Coral polyester suit from Montgomery Ward.  This this is in spectacular shape and has neat (bone?) buttons -- suppose that's why I pulled the trigger.. Who knows?  Maybe I'll wear it to my next 70s party..

 

 

 

Warning: Spoiler! (Click to show)

 

 

 

post #60285 of 138728
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Originally Posted by VLSI View Post

Thanks fing02[1].gif what came of that 2012 thrift find contest?

I haven't hit the racks in so long now frown.gif

Right. Sorry.

See for yourself:
http://www.styleforum.net/t/329092/first-annual-thrift-thread-find-of-the-year-awards-aka-the-2012-cheapies-click-here-to-vote/0_100#post_6035652

There was a robust debate about the philosophy behind the various votes.
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