Gustin - Official Affiliate Thread

Discussion in 'Streetwear and Denim' started by joshgustin, Oct 15, 2013.

  1. JermynStreet

    JermynStreet Senior member

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    Hey Gustin:

    Any chance you guys will get into ultra-heavy denim any time soon? 20 oz plus? Thanks and excited for my first pair to arrive soon!
     


  2. Bill Smith

    Bill Smith Senior member

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    My first pair were Cone Broken Weaves ordered in July and delivered early August and I really like them.
     


  3. Gunky

    Gunky Senior member

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    how is the shirt sizing for tall thin guys? The medium measurements look great on chest/neck but I am worried it may be short on me and having a slender build and long legs...short shirts look horrible. Do the oxfords shrink at all?
     


  4. lbrig

    lbrig Senior member

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    I would hold off then. I'm 6'5" and the large is fairly short. Maybe I'm imagining it but I think someone mentioned possibly getting a long fit sometime in the future.
     


  5. fourspin

    fourspin Well-Known Member

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    I should be receiving my #81's in a few weeks. I have an inseam between 31-32", so I will definitely need to get them hemmed. Any suggestions on the proper length for jeans? I find that if hem pants to short, they look stubby, while too long looks messy. Let's see some pictures of the perfect drape.
     


  6. notwithit

    notwithit Pullup laureate

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    I'm 6'1" 160 and pretty slim. I take a medium in most stuff and got a large in the cobalt blue flannel. It fits pretty well in the shoulders, and the sleeve length is good out of the box. I need to try it on again post-wash to see if there's any shrinkage.

    The body is pretty billowy, but I'm going to have a tailor sew down the box pleat, which is a relatively cheap and easy fix.

    If the final product works out, I'd love to see some heavyweight flannels down the line.

    FWIW, I was expecting the check pattern to be a bit larger. It's a bit difficult to gauge the size of the pattern on a shirt with only a picture of the fabric sample. Maybe add a ruler to the fabric swatch picture to give some idea of scale?
     
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  7. Gunky

    Gunky Senior member

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    Thanks man for the info would love to know if it shrank and how length fits.
     


  8. BernieIsMyCat

    BernieIsMyCat Senior member

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    My Japan Blue Oxford has been washed many times (in cold water) and did not shrink at all.
     
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  9. Reginald Bartholomew

    Reginald Bartholomew Senior member

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    Just discovered Gustin, and I'm very intrigued. I'm super impressed by the business model and I'm curious to see where you guys go. I'm wondering if you guys are planning to re-run the Natural anytime soon and if duck is anywhere on your radar.
     


  10. gustin

    gustin Affiliate Vendor Affiliate Vendor

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    I'm literally holding a natural selvedge duck canvas in my hands right now.
     


  11. scottgunsndrums

    scottgunsndrums Member

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    Got smoked on the BlueXBlack. Thought I was refreshing the site fast enough... Doh! How long were they up?
     


  12. gustin

    gustin Affiliate Vendor Affiliate Vendor

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    They lasted about 20 seconds
     


  13. scottgunsndrums

    scottgunsndrums Member

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    I'm determined to make those my first pair... So I'll keep watching. Impulses be damned!
     


  14. JayS23

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    Mr. Gustin, plans of a skinnier fit at all??
     


  15. wdahab

    wdahab Senior member

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    I should just give you guys my bank account so you can make automatic withdrawals. Any clue of timeframe?
     


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