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Anybody remember who does Donna Karens signature made in Italy line?

It used to be Lardini. I am not sure if that has always been the case though.

+1. You are looking for the label below AND then it might be made by Saint Andrews (most time is not though).

 

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All from the same guy

 

Gray Herringbone Saxxon

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Solid Navy

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Navy Pinstripe

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Navy Pinstripe 3 roll 2

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post #75452 of 102930
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Great condition Massimo Dutti navy linen suit, tagged 38 w/ 32 waist





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Nice. Tell us more... Available? Fit pic? Some combination of the two? happy.gif

What is 895, and what does that work out to in dollars? As far as I know, Massimo Dutti is sort of a fast fashion outfit, the euro-only equivalent to Zara or H&M, right? I have a couple items, and they're pretty neat.
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Ana Sui, a first. Found out about this women's brand through Brad T, and later saw the designer as a guest judge on Project Runway. lookaround.gif
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Nice. Tell us more... Available? Fit pic? Some combination of the two? happy.gif

What is 895, and what does that work out to in dollars? As far as I know, Massimo Dutti is sort of a fast fashion outfit, the euro-only equivalent to Zara or H&M, right? I have a couple items, and they're pretty neat.

i think massimo dutti:zara :: COS:h&m
post #75455 of 102930
Is there a Givenchy I'm looking for?
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If I promise to give you my first born can I have the bellstaff?

Sorry Ian, I think a child is about the last thing I would want in a trade.
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Also, this is how we thrift.
This is awesome. On the way home from a run on Saturday, my 6 year old engaged me in a surprisingly probing debrief of why and how I buy and sometimes sell stuff from GW and Savers et al.
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Guessing FW12. 
Quoting you just to note the awesome avatar change. Sean Young was quite the hottie in her day, imho. Too bad she was batshit cray cray...

Saturday yielded a cashmere overcoat for Dig, some fake Guccis I'll be returning (let's not relive that, shall we), a pair of olive green recent label (but pleated) Zegna trou and a couple of shirts, the only highlight of which was a very good condition Etro. The summer doldrums have arrived. Hope to have a pic or two tomorrow.
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Quoting you just to note the awesome avatar change. Sean Young was quite the hottie in her day, imho. Too bad she was batshit cray cray...
 

 

If I had a time + place + character dream girl, she would be it.  

 

Why yes I do have the 5-disc Blu-Ray set of every version ever put out of Blade Runner only the best movie ever made thank you WAIT did you say SY is CrayCray I'll fight you right now oh look a frog or maybe it's a toad.  

post #75459 of 102930

Finally able to bail myself out of the flooding and workload to catch up on the thread. Some really amazing finds fellas, keep it up! Sadly, no thrifting time for me lately.

 

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Lanvin fans, what the heck do I have here? Heavyweight wool deconstructed trousers. NWOT as far as I can tell.
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Holy crap! Are those 5 inch pleats? crazy.gif

 

Those pants are awesome! Been looking for some heavy wool pants like that for ages, especially since the RRL's I bought off eBay recently turned out to be for a tree trunk-legged man.

 

And don't be afraid of the pleats, barrel. Just picked up some lightweight black trousers by Ute Ploier with those, loving the look.

 

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Is there a Givenchy I'm looking for?

 

The good one.

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By which, of course, I mean this one.

 

Seriously though, like with most other French designers, the label you're looking for is the recent, ultra-expensive one you'll never find in a thrift store. Couldn't tell you what it looks like because I've never seen it myself, although Nat thrifted a suit a while back and might have a pic.

post #75460 of 102930

That Massimo Dutti is bad as hell.

 

And two grails, the first e-thrifted, the second at NMLC realllllyyy cheap. Both purchased with thrift funds. Better photos later.

 

 

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Some things I've found lately. Available if you've got cool stuff to trade in a 36R or Small (preferably SW&D). Not available otherwise.

 

Brooks Brothers Wool 46R

 

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J. Crew Linen 38R

 

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Awesome BB Silk/linen/wool blend 41R

 

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Maus & Hoffman microfiber with a dope blue lining 42L

 

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These next 3 I got at a boutique type store in a town about an hour away. Not thrift prices, but not that far off. They had some cool stuff there like a CP Company leather, a pretty sweet leather with the old purple/polo Ralph Lauren label. They were too rich for me though. Maybe next time when their sale tags change.

 

Sick murdered out Brioni (suit) 44R

 

 

 

Oxxford suit 42L sadly a bit of damage I missed not too major though

 

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Canali Proposta pure silk 50 EU

 

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Neat old Hickey Freeman for Maus & Hoffman wool knit jacket. Looks kinda like that Dana Lee waffle knit without the waffles. 40R

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cool buttons too

 

 

Brioni contrast collar french cuff 15 neck but huge chest

 

Paul Smith Jeans chinos 35x35

 

Cool vintage Brooks Brothers tie

 

Land's End silk knits. These aren't grenadines are they?

 

 

An e-thrift. Dries van Noten wool robe.

 

 

And to finish it off, some Florsheim Imperial v cleat shells. 7.5D but fit my 8D feet. Absolutely NOT available.

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Holy batashit haul√
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I bought an old steelframe backpack and turned it into a messenger bag. Used a thrifted leather jacket in the bottom and back

 

 

 

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post #75464 of 102930
Perhaps not a massive find, but still one I can use. BNWT Garment bag in pretty heavy lined canvas. YKK zippers, boatload of pockets. Probably a couple of years old, but one from the same maker in a similar style is like $350 today. Paid $15.



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I bought an old steelframe backpack and turned it into a messenger bag. Used a thrifted leather jacket in the bottom and back

 

 

 

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