POLL NOW LIVE! VOTING ENDS 1/14 The Official Cheapies 2016 Thread - Thrifted Find of the Year

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by SpooPoker, Jan 3, 2016.

Who had the thrift of the year 2016?

Poll closed Jan 14, 2017.
  1. Spoo with 2 vintage Omega watches, one 18K gold

    7 vote(s)
    13.0%
  2. Rhyme with a massive current Streetwear haul

    3 vote(s)
    5.6%
  3. Silverwarebandit with a solid gold coin for $8.99

    14 vote(s)
    25.9%
  4. Capnwes with 1950s Redwing Engineer boots

    5 vote(s)
    9.3%
  5. Cj52Racers with the Zilli leather coat with sheared fur detail

    3 vote(s)
    5.6%
  6. Spoo with 118 NWOT Trafalgar/Ike Behar belts

    5 vote(s)
    9.3%
  7. Woofa with 3 Anderson & Sheppard suits, one blazer, and a Neimans vicuna coat

    5 vote(s)
    9.3%
  8. Nataku with a vintage Fender amp

    5 vote(s)
    9.3%
  9. Spoo with over 1000 pieces of Ralph Lauren, about $4 each

    26 vote(s)
    48.1%
  10. Smittycl with a cashmere Zegna coat

    1 vote(s)
    1.9%
  11. Matty long legs with 5 pairs of Alden + Allen Edmonds shell shoes

    2 vote(s)
    3.7%
  12. Matty long legs with an ethrifted scarf haul retail over $4k for $5 each

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
  13. Nataku with 6 Tom Ford suits, a few vests, and a dinner jacket

    24 vote(s)
    44.4%
  14. Cj52Racers with a vicuna Kiton womens jacket

    3 vote(s)
    5.6%
  15. Spoo with a $20 Brooks Brothers suit that had solid 14K gold Tiffany & Co cufflinks on it

    9 vote(s)
    16.7%
  16. Spoo with the Polo suicide ski bubble goose

    3 vote(s)
    5.6%
  17. Mr. Moo with a pair of Ernest Rancoulet late 19th century bronze statues

    5 vote(s)
    9.3%
  18. Cj52Racers with an Ethrift of a 100% vicuna loro piana womens cardigan

    7 vote(s)
    13.0%
  19. kbadgley84 with an ethrift of a '92/'93 fall/winter Versace bondage collection lambskin hooded leath

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
  20. kbadgley84 with an unused Louis Vuitton Taiga leather Satellite suitcase for $6

    4 vote(s)
    7.4%
  21. kbadgley84 with a Craigslist find of an 1860's Louis Vuitton steamer trunk

    8 vote(s)
    14.8%
  22. kbadgley84 with a Herman Miller Eames Design Aluminum Group chair

    1 vote(s)
    1.9%
  23. shirtsnmor with a $4700 100% Loro Piana cashmere robe by Derek Rose for $4.99

    5 vote(s)
    9.3%
  24. Mr Sinister with a 100% Cashmere Kiton overcoat

    5 vote(s)
    9.3%
  25. Yorker with an Arnys tweed jacket with suede details

    1 vote(s)
    1.9%
  26. Fenway with a 100% Vicuna overcoat for $13.99

    6 vote(s)
    11.1%
  27. Shanejosephxxx with a vintage Caraceni houndstooth overcoat

    4 vote(s)
    7.4%
  28. Capnwes with the white Polo suicide ski bubble goose down vest

    3 vote(s)
    5.6%
  29. Nataku with the vintage Browns Beach Cloth jacket

    8 vote(s)
    14.8%
  30. TheNeedMachine with the ~$20K Hermes bespoke suit

    9 vote(s)
    16.7%
  31. Fueco with 3 Hermes ties for 21 cents each

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
  32. Hansderhund with a pair of NWOB Vass shoes

    2 vote(s)
    3.7%
  33. Hansderhund with a pair of vintage Austrian made Adidas sneakers

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
  34. Hansderhund with 4 Brunello Cucinelli jackets and a vest

    4 vote(s)
    7.4%
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  1. SpooPoker

    SpooPoker Internet Bigtimer and Most Popular Man on Campus Dubiously Honored Affiliate Vendor

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    A home for the best of the best, starting 1/1/2016, ending on 12/31/16.
     


  2. SpooPoker

    SpooPoker Internet Bigtimer and Most Popular Man on Campus Dubiously Honored Affiliate Vendor

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    nominated.



     


  3. My Main Man

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    nominating @rhyme

     


  4. silverwarebandit

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    Self nomination - is it in bad taste to post the price? I'm going to send this off to get graded, finding this opened up a whole new world of the thrift game. This coin graded MS70 (perfect) has sold for over $5K. Without a doubt the single best item I've thrifted.

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  5. capnwes

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  6. Cj52racers

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    Those are in incredible condition wes. Awesome find.

    Forgot to nom myself for this.

    Zilli navy blue leather bomber with sheared beaver collar.
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  7. SpooPoker

    SpooPoker Internet Bigtimer and Most Popular Man on Campus Dubiously Honored Affiliate Vendor

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    Repeating my 2012 entry with 130 or so belts.
     


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    3 Anderson Sheppardcsuits and one blazer and one Neiman Marcus Vicuna coat. Total under $40.
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  9. hooker4186

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  10. razl

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    Sorry, just stumbled across this but, holy shit. And it looks beautiful. I wouldn't sell it unless you really needed the cash, just keep it for a rainy day (if ever).
     


  11. SpooPoker

    SpooPoker Internet Bigtimer and Most Popular Man on Campus Dubiously Honored Affiliate Vendor

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    nominated!




     
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  12. My Main Man

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    I allllllmoooooost feel sorry for Spoo in here. If anyone else posted that, they'd be the runaway winner and this thread would be shut down hard. For him, it's like "oh. Spoo found an entire county's worth of insane shit again. I'll just post these 4 Hermes ties and somehow get more votes than him at the end of the year."
     


  13. Cj52racers

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    Case in point, your post has as many thumbs as spoo's photos haha.
     


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    Can we play a different game now?

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    Was in NYC and found a small men's consignment shop on the Upper East Side where the 1% apparently dump their stuff. Found this pristine Zegna cashmere overcoat for (what I'm assuming was) less than 10% of retail price. Coat is a bit darker than photos depict.
     
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