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First time posting pictures, hope I have buggered it up…

One of the many vintage Japanese oddities that on occasion pop up online secondhand in China, picked up for 15 USD. Henry Poole for Matsuzakaya.
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Vintage Matsuzakaya is a thing of beauty, picked up the below beast from the same seller as the Henry Poole / Matsuzakaya for the equivelant of 12 USD. Buttons are hideous but check out the year on the tag...
 
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Few more shots of labels on the Henry Poole..






Both fit delightfully well in the shoulder with sleeve length pretty ok, everything else the tailor can sort

 

 

Wow! Those are super cool and rare!!! 70's?

Edit: Just saw the date, 1951! Wow!

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I tell you what. I have found some of the coolest stuff at thrift stores since I stopped going to thrift stores.  :hide:

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USE SPOILERS

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I tell you what. I have found some of the coolest stuff at thrift stores since I stopped going to thrift stores.  :hide:

 

i love that feeling.  pulling out stuff i accrued over the spring and summer for fall photography has been fun!

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i love that feeling.  pulling out stuff i accrued over the spring and summer for fall photography has been fun!

 

Except this was found today....at the thrift store. Don't tell my wife...

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PLEASE use spoilers when you are quoting someone
In other news, I just purchased a blackwatch PRL made in Italy jacket on eBay for $35. bounce2.gif
Or edit them. As I've done above.

Sacre: PICS!
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Except this was found today....at the thrift store. Don't tell my wife...
Itsokbro. You can quit anytime you want. fing02[1].gif
It's not the last car of the train that kills you.

Thrift fit. The palate says autumnal, but damned if it isn't 95 and 4000% humidity. Hence the cotton.
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J Press, found by me
Borrelli, Nat
T&A gren, found by me with a spot I removed, otherwise NWOT
Links: unknown colored enameled sixpence, found by me
Belt Trafalgar, Spoodaddy
Socks Panthy (TJX'd by me)
Shoes: Alden, S_Allen
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I wonder if you should go completely trad since this is much better than your eyetalian fits biggrin.gif
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I wonder if you should go completely trad since this is much better than your eyetalian fits biggrin.gif

Variety, old friend, is the spice of life.

It's much more fun defying and wandering across traditional boundaries.

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It was tie day at my local thrift store. Set out a bunch of ties and I found a few nice ones (Charvet, T&A, BB x2 one NWT). Pictures to come soon.

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G, all your trousers should be hemmed to that length, best fitting pair yet!
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G, all your trousers should be hemmed to that length, best fitting pair yet!

Thanks! True story: Walking into work, I caught a glimpse of my self, en motion, in the reflection on the front door and audibly gasped at how Erkel I looked -- showing full ankle. A new experience, and I'm trying to keep an open mind....
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Thanks! True story: Walking into work, I caught a glimpse of my self, en motion, in the reflection on the front door and audibly gasped at how Erkel I looked -- showing full ankle. A new experience, and I'm trying to keep an open mind....

 

Why invest in Pantherellas and Happy Socks if no one can see them?

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Why invest in Pantherellas and Happy Socks if no one can see them?
Fantastic reasoning that I've attempted, to little avail, in respect of SWMOB's leopard print thong.
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Fantastic reasoning that I've attempted, to little avail, in respect of SWMBO's leopard print thong.

 

:lol:

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Ties mentioned before. Charvet, TA, BB, NWT BB

 

Worth noting this is my first Charvet and T&A. I'm excited.

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