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Recent purchases - Part II

Discussion in 'Streetwear and Denim' started by scott.m, Feb 1, 2010.

  1. LA Guy

    LA Guy Opposite Santa Staff Member

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    The "smooth" and the "rough", having seen both, have quite a different feeling. The hairy suede somehow gives the sneaker a lot more volumunious look, while the smooth is a bit sleeker (I find the darker colors overly sleek looking for my style, but YMMV.) They hold up fine.

    I'm also a guy with ha;f a dozen black leather jackets, and several pairs of nearly identical jeans in various stages of wear, and 70+ belts. Right now, I am essentially wearing only doible D-ring belts, of which have have about 6-8. I am not a minimalist. I'm a uniformist, I guess.
     
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  2. MaiLam

    MaiLam Well-Known Member

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    I had actually been meaning to ask about belts. Nitpicking time - I really don't like wearing a belt and its outline being visible under a t-shirt/jumper etc. Any recommendations for something with as slim a profile as possible? (the buckle/clasp is the main culprit I think)
     
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    Beat you to it, man. I bought those after seeing Fok's post. Damn you, @la guy!
    And then bought a pair of white GATs, which was probably not financially wise given my recent purchases of a bunch of imabari towels (thanks to @nicelynice).

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  4. LA Guy

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    some light knitwear pickups

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    Depending on your size, there are a couple for cheap in the sample sale section. FWIW, I wear a 30 in most jeans and a 32 is perfect for me.
     
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  7. trafficjam

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    This counts as a salient recent purchase but i recently picked this belt up https://shop.havenshop.ca/products/uh0433-belt-black and the fastening mechanism is about as low profile as it gets. On the other hand, it's very long, so not super low profile overall.
     

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