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    To buy new or used - or how much of a price difference warrants one over the other?

    To the mods: It's my first thread, so I am not entirely sure if I chose the correct one - please move it if it is not. Hi all, Long-time lurker here, looking to tap into the community's wisdom on the issue above. I am looking to buy a few suits, and regularly ask myself when it's justified to...
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    Help me ID a shearling double rider...

    Hi all, first time posting here. I bought a shearling double rider from eBay on a whim and I have a feeling it isn't actually made in France... would appreciate any help verifying the provenance of the jacket. It is pretty well constructed, but the chintzy gold lettering on the tag is odd...
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    What do you guys think about my first suit?

    Hey fellas. I just bought my first suit today. It is a pre-owned Sartoria Castangia three-roll-two suit in navy blue. I got it for $185 on eBay, which I think is a f**king steal!!! Am I right or what? Also, I think the lapel roll of this suit is gorgeous. Please look at the pictures and let me...
  4. hi123

    Tips on buying shoes on ebay in UK and Europe please

    Would you advise for it? Have you ever received a pair and they were not what you expected or not as advertised? What should I look for and what should I avoid? Thank you for your help!
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    College Student First Business Advice

    Hi All, I've been lurking for sometime and now am making my first post. I am currently a college student and am looking at starting my first business but would like your advice as to whether my idea would work. Through a buddy's family I am able to get brand new Gucci suits and sell them at...
  6. mdubs

    The Official Alden Thread for 2018 - Share Reviews, Sizing, Advice, and Photos.

    Gentlemen, welcome to the Official Alden Thread for 2018. This thread is the continuation of the long running Official Alden Thread and the subsequent annual threads. This thread is intended to provide an environment to share information, enthusiasm, and pictures about Alden Shoes; ask questions...
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    Buying suits on Ebay - Help needed for novice

    Hello All - First off, thank you for contributions to this site. As a layperson to fine clothing, and someone who has never bought a suit nicer than Hugo Boss, this site has been very helpful. I have learned a lot and I appreciate it. I am inquiring about purchasing a suit off of ebay (I...
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    Click the links below for more pictures and measurements of each shirt. Contact me here on Styleforum to purchase at $125/each - Buy 3+ @ $120/each STEFANO RICCI Blue Solid Cotton Twill Contrast Collar Luxury Dress Shirt - 17.5 STEFANO RICCI Blue White Striped Cotton Contrast Collar Luxury...
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    Help Buying First Suit

    Hello, I'm in the market for my first suit. I've tried a few suits in Neiman Marcus and I really liked the way Brioni suits fit me. I know ebay has some Brioni suits for around $1000 - $1500. Are the Brioni suits on ebay generally decent compared to the one's in store? Are they terribly out...
  10. TexasTexter

    Allen Edmonds Appreciation Thread 2017- News, Pictures, Clothing, accessories, etc.

    Gentlemen, at your request welcome to the 2017 Allen Edmonds Appreciation Thread! May 2017 be your best year ever! Here is the most recent Rogue! Starting the year off right with these!
  11. SpooPoker

    The official thrift/discount store bragging thread - Part II (May 2015 - Sept. 2018)

    Welcome to the thrift thread 2.0. The party starts here. For posterity, here's what we did in part 1 : In this thread we : 1. Will tell you to read the whole thread from start to finish, and that may include part 1 2. Do not blatantly sell items unless you're either awesome or in that...
  12. Styleforum Ari

    StyleForum eBay Round Up - Week of August 3

    StyleForum's eBay Round Up Week of August 3 After a careful round of reprogramming, the StyleForum Robot is new equipped to run sophisticated searches to plum eBay for the best items and the most amazing deals. Check early, bookmark often, and snag something killer at an unbelievable...
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    Belstaff from eBay - real or fake?

    I bought this Belstaff Roadmaster from eBay recently, but I can't tell if it's real or fake. The jacket outside feels very cheap and plasticky, but the inside is warm, and the pocket liners are suedey and soft... Can you tell from the pics if the jacket is real?
  14. HansderHund

    Buying and Selling on eBay: Tips, Tricks, Problems & Questions

    Since so many people buy and sell on eBay, I thought it might be convenient to have a place where those more experienced could offer up advice or answer questions. I know that I've run into problems as both a buyer and seller and I've been fortunate to get advice from other members. Feel free...
  15. iroh

    buying used shoes, ok or not?

    so the way i see it is this, buying used leather footwear is not recommended because the insole of the shoe would have molded to the previous user(s) feet. so it is better to buy a new pair of shoes, or if you have to, buy a very slightly used pair, to minimize the feet imprint problem. so do...
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    "What I'm Selling on eBay" - member auctions

    By a couple of requests, an official thread for all of you who post things on eBay to sell. Feel free to offer discounts on shipping etc. to SF members.

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