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Bought a leather jacket from Harry Rosen

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by mcpaul, Oct 11, 2007.

  1. mcpaul

    mcpaul Senior member

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    but when I came back to pick it up, the guy (not the origional salesman) called it a "Shirley"

    Why did the guy at Harry Rosen call my jacket a "shirley"?

    Here it is so you can see what I bought:

    http://www.christ-leather.com/
    (click English > Men > top right picture in the first group of 6)

    I'd have to assume it's not a woman's jacket, as it's in the men's section...

    any suggestions?
     
  2. JohnnyLaw

    JohnnyLaw Senior member

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    Don't worry about it. It's definitely a man's jacket. He must have been calling it "Shearling" with a lisp.
     
  3. EL72

    EL72 Senior member

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    [​IMG] Yeah, either he said shearling or he responded "surely" when the other salesguy asked if he had hit his numbers for the day with that sale.

    Either way, Rosen doesn't sell women's clothes so you should be safe. Nice coat btw - enjoy!
     
  4. mishon

    mishon Senior member

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    Beautiful jacket, man. Congrats on your purchase.
     
  5. lee_44106

    lee_44106 Senior member

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    So let me see, you had some questions, even doubts, about why the salesperson called your jacket a "shirley", thinking it may have been a women's jacket that you purchased.

    Instead of just asking him why at the time, you take the jacket home and come ask this forum. What if we did tell you that it's a women's jacket?
     
  6. marc237

    marc237 Senior member

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    So let me see, you had some questions, even doubts, about why the salesperson called your jacket a "shirley", thinking it may have been a women's jacket that you purchased.

    Instead of just asking him why at the time, you take the jacket home and come ask this forum. What if we did tell you that it's a women's jacket?


    OK, let us stop fooling the guy, it is a women's jacket. he should return it right away.
     

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