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Cool Shoes, Paraphernalia & Desiderata - Part II

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by RJman, Feb 5, 2010.

  1. dave5

    dave5 Well-Known Member

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    Note the 9% "government" tax on the John Lobb shoes. Suspect it's a way of recouping ebay fees as I haven't heard of this tax before when buying from Canadian sellers.
     
  2. Hodaddy

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    Note the 9% "government" tax on the John Lobb shoes. Suspect it's a way of recouping ebay fees as I haven't heard of this tax before when buying from Canadian sellers.

    It's BS. There is no tax GST or PST on used (preowned items in Canada) only on new and only if you are a business that has a gov't issued GST number and only if sold within Canada.

    Based on his number of feedbacks, he should know better. Cash grab.
     
  3. SpooPoker

    SpooPoker Well-Known Member

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    green sac a spoo on today's beyond the rack hermes sale

    Shit, I dont feel like registering, give me a screenshot/pics/deets/PRICE!!! [​IMG]
     
  4. Mr. Moo

    Mr. Moo Well-Known Member

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    Shit, I dont feel like registering, give me a screenshot/pics/deets/PRICE!!! [​IMG]

    Green, used, made in '93, pretty decent looking (not really my thing). Asking... $3799.99
     
  5. SpooPoker

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    Green, used, made in '93, pretty decent looking (not really my thing). Asking... $3799.99

    ...and that releases the pressure in my brain. Thanks Moo.
     
  6. Parker

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  8. SimonC

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    Excellent BIN for a new Dunhill wallet
    http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/Alfred-Dunhill...#ht_500wt_1156

    Nice gold and MOP button cufflinks
    http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/14ct-Gold-Cuff...#ht_661wt_1139

    EG loafers are back on at 99p, albeit with a reserve (probably about £100)
    http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/Asprey-London-...#ht_500wt_1156

    Bamford & Sons playing cards
    http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/Bamford-Sons-p...#ht_500wt_1156

    Asprey belt
    http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/ASPREY-SILVER-...#ht_500wt_1156

    Seriously ugly Loewe for Stefanobi mules
    http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/Stefanobi-mens...#ht_500wt_1156

    Asprey Crocodile & 9ct clutch / pochette
    http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/ASPREY-Vintage...#ht_500wt_1156

    Daines & Hathaway mock-croc organiser
    http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/Filofax-A5-dia...#ht_500wt_1156

    Reasonable BIN for an Hermes notepad cover with an interesting inscription
    http://cgi.ebay.fr/HERMES-MAROQUINER...:B:SHOP:FR:101

    Even lower BIN for another sans inscription
    http://cgi.ebay.fr/HERMES-MAROQUINER...:B:SHOP:FR:101

    Excellent BIN for a pair of Weston suede saddle shoes
    http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/CHAUSSURES-JM-...#ht_500wt_1156

    Nice Lambertson Truex messenger (as recommended by Rach)
    http://cgi.ebay.com/Lambertson-Truex...#ht_748wt_1139
     
  9. rach2jlc

    rach2jlc Well-Known Member

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    ^That is a nice LT messenger; I had the tote version of it. Sturdy navy canvas with chocolate pebble grain trim. Sturdy construction and a good value... classic styling, but functional, and doesn't draw too much attention to itself.

    I may just have to place a bid... though I really am in NO need for new bags.

    As well, LT has gone out of business, so snap it up as they won't make anymore.
     
  10. meister

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  12. PhiloVance

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    Lobb bespoke size 15 gunboat loafers in snake skin . . . i don't know if you can take a shoe this big and basically scrap it down to re-use the leather . . . size 15, that is freakin gi-normous, you could probably re-cut a size 9.5 shoe with enough left over for a matching sac a despoo [​IMG]

    http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll...E:B:SS:US:1123
     
  13. SpooPoker

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    Lobb bespoke size 15 gunboat loafers in snake skin . . . i don't know if you can take a shoe this big and basically scrap it down to re-use the leather . . . size 15, that is freakin gi-normous, you could probably re-cut a size 9.5 shoe with enough left over for a matching sac a despoo [​IMG]

    http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll...E:B:SS:US:1123


    Damn thats a big boy. They are lizard though, not snake.
     
  14. SpooPoker

    SpooPoker Well-Known Member

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    ^^

    pediwear sells them in dark brown calf


    Doesn't look like Shell

    I stand corrected, thanks gents.
     
  15. UncleCozy

    UncleCozy Well-Known Member

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  16. Henry Boogers

    Henry Boogers Well-Known Member

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    http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/Florsheim-Roya...item3f09d4bfe2

    Florsheim Royal Imperials ending in 6 hours, bid at 0.99$.


    I have booked marked the auction and plan to check back last minute to see if they are still tan tassel loafers.




    [​IMG]
     

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