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post #60496 of 102436
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Originally Posted by franz_sanchez View Post

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Originally Posted by ATLjon View Post

Since these are still out of flipping range, and they are not my size, behold the glory of Marshalls. Both were on final markdown for $657.

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Where is this Marshall's? I live in Southern California. We live in area that is mostly middle class along with some nicer areas. We have a Marshall's and they never have that type of stuff. They used to have suit section 10 years. Now they usually only get a few. I guess it has to do with the are we live in. I remember last year going to Marshall's and they usually would have no more than maybe1 dozen suits. Just a few near where the dress shirts would be. I remember once they had 1 Polo Suit that was a 40L and they had least 2 or 3 Theory Suits. The rest of the stuff was junk.

Call around to find the one closest to you with a suit department. Thats the one you want to go to. Near me the closest one is a half hour away but I go every few weeks.

post #60497 of 102436
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Originally Posted by CesarC View Post

EDIT:  Passed on a nice, good condition black 4-button Boss orphan found in the women's section, 40L.  Felt bad leaving it, but [shrug].

Four-buttom? eek.gif Don't feel bad!
post #60498 of 102436
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Originally Posted by 2010Greek View Post

Hello SF, Please excuse the pics, I think my Baby is teething. So I have to Rush to do everything these days.
Some are thrifted, some on consignment, and some are from Pasadena CA. Yard sales 


I just picked up some more poop, LOL tongue.gif

all dat scat drool.gifwow.gif
post #60499 of 102436
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Originally Posted by ATLjon View Post

Since these are still out of flipping range, and they are not my size, behold the glory of Marshalls. Both were on final markdown for $657.

 

 

A Marshalls I went to had the exact same tuxedo, but it wasn't on sale. And a bunch of other really nice stuff too. Even a solid navy Brioni suit. Here are some pictures I snagged quickly...

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Edited by Dolfan954 - 1/18/13 at 7:28am
post #60500 of 102436
I'd hate it if I went into a Marshalls and saw that amount of stuff. The ones here don't have $hit....
post #60501 of 102436

3 Piece Corduroy 40L 31/30

 

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VTG Glen Plaid Tweed - 42L

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My wife is hating me for selling this one, but it really is just a tad too small...even though I wear a 44.

 

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post #60502 of 102436

I regularly see clothing from those names at Marshall's here in Atlanta.  A while back one had two racks full of Corneliani ID jackets.

post #60503 of 102436
FYI, I used to work at TJ Maxx and I don't believe there's such a thing as a final markdown. Once an item is put on clearance, it should be marked down further every sub markdown cycle until it sells, so it might be worth checking in on that tux to see if it goes down any more.
post #60504 of 102436
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Originally Posted by Dolfan954 View Post

A Marshalls I went to had the exact same tuxedo, but it wasn't on sale. And a bunch of other really nice stuff too. Even a solid navy Brioni suit. Here are some pictures I snagged quickly... Warning: Spoiler! (Click to show)
























































































Damn.

An inch of snow in VA = 2 hour delayed opened. So, of course I had to feed the beast. My first Schott. I'd rock the shit out of this if it was a man's and my size. Right out it's going to the girlfriend, but if she doesn't want it I'll make it available here.

Schott red peacoat. Woman's size 8. In fantastic shape. Hardly any wear to the wool. Pics taken in my work parking lot with the jacket hung on the rack of the Jeep in the parking space next to me.

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post #60505 of 102436

Saw that same one in black earlier this week...only a size 12....almost picked it up, but...

post #60506 of 102436
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Originally Posted by capnwes View Post

Saw that same one in black earlier this week...only a size 12....almost picked it up, but...

Why no purchase?
post #60507 of 102436
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Originally Posted by jkidd41011 View Post

I'd hate it if I went into a Marshalls and saw that amount of stuff. The ones here don't have $hit....

 



The Brioni, RLPL and Kiton stuff will never get below $650 (unless there's something lower than yellow-tag pricing that I don't know about; maybe they continue to reduce these things until they sell), which wouldn't be too out of the question if the stuff ever fit. I did almost pick up a nice BB Golden Fleece that was rebranded as "Full Canvas" for Marshalls sale purposes for $250, but couldn't pull the trigger.

 

The only discount store stuff I've every actually kopped were a Drakes grenadine and a Barbera cashmere knit. I didn't even pick up the RLPL shepherd's check for $80, which I probably should have.  

 

 

EDIT: I see casey has answered my question.

 

What's the employee discount like? Should I get a weekends-only job?

post #60508 of 102436
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Originally Posted by jkidd41011 View Post

I'd hate it if I went into a Marshalls and saw that amount of stuff. The ones here don't have $hit....

+1. The one in the nicest area in the state has Polo RL mixed with the occasional Jack Spade and Theory. ffffuuuu.gif
post #60509 of 102436
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Originally Posted by ATLjon View Post

I did almost pick up a nice BB Golden Fleece that was rebranded as "Full Canvas" for Marshalls sale purposes for $250, but couldn't pull the trigger.

I'd pull the trigger on a BBGF for $250 if it was for me. The ones I have that I've been able to acquire from here are really nice. I'd love to own a new one.
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Originally Posted by Nataku View Post

+1. The one in the nicest area in the state has Polo RL mixed with the occasional Jack Spade and Theory. ffffuuuu.gif

The one Marshalls here had some RL Black Label & Purple Label ties a few weeks back. And a couple of the TJ Maxx had the ties a year or so ago.
post #60510 of 102436
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Originally Posted by matty long legs View Post


Why no purchase?

I was back and forth about it, and ended up just going with my gut....it was gone the next time I went.

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