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post #83236 of 102730
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Originally Posted by Ace_Face View Post

I rarely see anything notable at TJMaxx around here, but saw some Jack Spade button downs for $39 the other day. MSRP $165. For realz? They are made in China (and feel like it).
Local TJX here regularly has RLPL and Rag and Bone stuff. Wife has found some amazing shoes there as well
post #83237 of 102730
Can someone make me a hat that says "I hit 5 stores today and all I found was this lousy Alfred Dunhill shirt (in ORANGE)"?

Kthxbye
post #83238 of 102730

You want to see nice stuff in TJ Maxx you go to the one in NYC on 6th Ave. between 18th and 19th. They have what they call the Runway. Pretty much all the big names are there in quantity. I don't think I saw Brioni but they had all the more famous big brands. Gucci, Armani, Dolce & Gabbana, Ferragamo, Versace etc. I found an Armani collezioni blazer there for 80.

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Can someone please help me ID this overcoat?? Green. Red cross buttons? Looks like there's some hand stitching throughout. Only markings are on the inside. They are "SGL TI 68" and "46 N" and an S with a + sign above it. Any idea what era is it from? Or where its from? Thanks o' great and powerful bragging forum peeps !!

 

 

 

post #83240 of 102730
Anyone here interested in Cucinelli cashmere sweaters. Sizes 48 And 52? NWT. Can proxy.
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can we just talk about this...
post #83242 of 102730

I found an upscale Brooks Brothers store at a local Goodwill. Sorry for the shittay photos.

 

Loro Piana SC from 2004:

 

 

 

 

Suits:

 

 

 

 

 

 

There was a Brooks Brothers glenplaid suit jacket with pants that couldn't be found made by St. Andrews. I'll be back later in the week to see if they turn up.

 

 

And now a little something for me ....

 

BAM

 

 

 

post #83243 of 102730
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Originally Posted by wilay05 View Post

Anyone here interested in Cucinelli cashmere sweaters. Sizes 48 And 52? NWT. Can proxy.

I'm a Eu 52. Price?
post #83244 of 102730
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Originally Posted by wilay05 View Post

Anyone here interested in Cucinelli cashmere sweaters. Sizes 48 And 52? NWT. Can proxy.

Yes.
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Originally Posted by Nataku View Post

I'm a Eu 52. Price?

^ What he said. biggrin.gif
post #83245 of 102730
me too =)
post #83246 of 102730
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The TJ Maxx here has some good stuff, but it's drastically overpriced for a discount store. If you have a decent outlet mall near you (specifically, NM Last Call), TJ Maxx is obsolete.

 

I did grab a Tom Ford tie at a TJX (or maybe Marshalls - same thing) for super cheap.  Better deal than NM Last Call or Saks Off 5th...but they carry different stuff, and NMLC/SOF are pretty predictable as to what brands they will stock but you really never know what you'll find at TJX/Marshalls, at least in my experience.  Definitely deals to be had at all these places so I wouldn't say never shop TJX if you also have a NMLC nearby.

Nabbed a Fendi tie at TJX yesterday for $29.  I only buy at TJX/Marshalls when it's on 2nd or 3rd + markdown, otherwise - you're right - it's not much of a bargain.

 

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Barney's outlet has awesome shit, but it is still too expensive for me.

  

Only Barneys outlet I've hit was in Orlando, where I grabbed a bunch of the better-looking current Zegna ties that were on sale for $39.  

Barneyswarehouse.com can be good during extra markdown times / holiday sales, but hit-or-miss at other times.  Can't wait to see what they do for the holidays, insofar as extra markdowns.  

 

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Originally Posted by marc roberto View Post
 

You want to see nice stuff in TJ Maxx you go to the one in NYC on 6th Ave. between 18th and 19th. They have what they call the Runway. Pretty much all the big names are there in quantity. I don't think I saw Brioni but they had all the more famous big brands. Gucci, Armani, Dolce & Gabbana, Ferragamo, Versace etc. I found an Armani collezioni blazer there for 80.

 

Any TJX with The Runway has the nicer stuff, and the Marshalls that is bound to be nearby will as well.  They cluster them together, generally in higher-income areas.  That's how I find the "good" Marshalls when I'm on a road trip - find the TJX that has The Runway and then find the nearest Marshalls.  

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Wow! New Lobb boots for $40?!?! icon_gu_b_slayer[1].gificon_gu_b_slayer[1].gif 

I had a 20% off coupon so actually only $32 :nodding:

post #83248 of 102730

Looks like a Swiss military overcoat from the 70s-80s. See the link here:

 

http://www.militarysupplyhouse.com/overcoatsf1.htm

 

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Originally Posted by 46n2 View Post
 

Can someone please help me ID this overcoat?? Green. Red cross buttons? Looks like there's some hand stitching throughout. Only markings are on the inside. They are "SGL TI 68" and "46 N" and an S with a + sign above it. Any idea what era is it from? Or where its from? Thanks o' great and powerful bragging forum peeps !!
 

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post #83249 of 102730

1953 true DB sportcoat. Mostly handmade and certainly canvassed.

 

 

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post #83250 of 102730

Vintage Brooks Brothers Golden Fleece 3/2 suit 41L

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