Indeed, I forgot your "Brobdingnagian" proportions. By all means, when you find something that size, you must seize the opportunity! Just be mindful that you WILL find stuff that will make you regret that you bought something and paid for alterations as time goes on. Consider swapping the buttons on the orphan to disguise its original intent and give it more of an appearance of a sportcoat.
I thrift for personal use myself with very minimal thought to flipping. The Toss/Keep Tie thing is something that Spoo used to train me in my personal tie selection back in my beginnings. No offense was intended.
Had to google that but is definitely an apt description. If I could figure out the pronunciation I would definitely be adding it to my vocabulary.
I hope that day does come!
And in addition to letting out the arms, my tailor is replacing the buttons with a nice MOP instead of the plastic matching buttons.
No offense taken!