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Offical Barbour Thread

Discussion in 'Streetwear and Denim' started by TACO_FLAVORED_KISSES, Jan 29, 2011.

  1. cornbread

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    Yeah, they are releasing more of them, and I've recently been notified that I can preorder one in the next couple of days. Problem is I can't try them on, because it's a preorder. I'd describe my build as lean but athletic (I do a bit of lifting and running), I think (read: hope) they fit like the originals. For clarification - you'd recommend a medium? I'm not planning to layer a ton, but I was wanting to have it fit well over a simple sweater and shirt two layer (as I guess I'll mostly be wearing it in cooler weather). Thanks for helping a guy out. I'd have no idea about the sizing without some useful advice.
     
  2. OmniscientCause

    OmniscientCause Well-Known Member

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    Whats the cost range on those jackets?
     
  3. private eyes

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    I have a XS black ariel international in the mail coming to me. If its too small, it'll be available if anyones interested.
     
  4. hoit1981

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    I bought mine from the UK and had it sent to the US. Retail in the US was insane -something like $800. In the UK it cost me $320 so about $500. The best price I saw was for an XL on My Wardrobe - can't remember how much it was but I remember thinking, "Christ almighty! That's an effing good price!".
     
  5. Guus

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    I agree. I have a medium and that is pretty roomy. Sapper doesn't have the contemporary fit I was told it had.
     
  6. OmniscientCause

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    Oh lawd...800? Im buying the merton mac this weekend I think and thats 400 and a trench. Thats the most id spend on a jacket now. Just cant afford it. But I walk to work every day and the noreasters (the last two days) require a decent trench. So the cost is justifiable.
     
  7. Dave_SFU

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    For reference I'm 5'7, 140lbs with a 38" chest and Ive tried a medium of it with just a tshirt on and it just a little too big for me. Other people would have probably been fine with the fit but i like things to fit slim.
     
  8. OmniscientCause

    OmniscientCause Well-Known Member

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    140 lbs with a 38 inch chest? Not hating but you either have a very low bf or this is not possible.
     
  9. private eyes

    private eyes Well-Known Member

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    im 5`9 145 lbs , 36 chest, and I can't wear anything but a XS in most Barbour jackets.
     
  10. Dave_SFU

    Dave_SFU Well-Known Member

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    How is it not possible? Im actually 141 lbs right now according to my scale.
     
  11. OmniscientCause

    OmniscientCause Well-Known Member

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    Because im 160ish lbs with a 38 inch chest and also 5'8" and still toss weight around for my size. 20 less lbs with the same size chest when im pushing weight doesnt make sense.

    I wasnt questioning ur weight as much as I was questioning ur chest size.
     
  12. Winston S.

    Winston S. Well-Known Member

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    Totally possible to be 38 chest and 140lbs. Heck I think I was that big when I was 130lbs. I am 2 inches shorter than Dave though. I think right now I am floating at 155lbs.
     
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  13. pdxmeyer

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    Looking for a medium Polarquilt Zip-In Liner in Olive or dark color for my Ashby. Thanks
     
  14. Dave_SFU

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    Went up to the Warehouse sale this morning. Got there about an hour after it opened and i was told there were people waiting outside since 7am. Customers were limited to 12 items per person. Review:

    -Boxes and boxes of button up shirts for $10, sweaters for between $10 and $25
    -tons of size small/medium/XL/XXL quilted/nylon S/S jackets. a few waxed ones mixed in but not an over abundance. all jackets were between $50 and $150. a few Tokito and McQueen jackets were to be found in there
    -4 or 5 20 foot racks of size large coats. alot of waxed in there, mostly because Barbour samples are size large.
    -3 long racks of Bedales and Beauforts in every size and color, all marked at $250
    -womens jackets a plenty but i didnt look at them really
    -alot of footwear. dozens of boxes of BarbourXRockport boots/shoes for $25 a pair
    -some bags but most of them looked like they had been cleared out.

    [​IMG]
     
  15. sygyzy

    sygyzy Well-Known Member

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    Dave, what did you pick up for me?
     
  16. Dave_SFU

    Dave_SFU Well-Known Member

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    What were you looking for?
     
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    Dave, I'm still looking for a olive Beaufort in a 38. Does the outlet have them on sale at the moment?
     
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  19. ceoceo

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    Wow... is anyone going (Dave are you planning to going back?) to the warehouse sale?
    I would really like to get a new pair of Barbour X Rockports boots- I loved mine back in 2010 - and some sweaters in XS.
     
  20. Dave_SFU

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    Theyre $250
     

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