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PSA - Drakes Tie Selloff at Bensilver.com

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by ThinkDerm, Aug 10, 2011.

  1. ThinkDerm

    ThinkDerm Stylish Dinosaur

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    http://www.bensilver.com/Sale-Neckwear.html

    the big selloff happened yesterday (I missed out) but there's still some stuff left.

    Not at are branded drakes, but others have postulated that these are indeed drakes ties (or at least the silks/wool/linen/cashmere that drakes uses)

    I am selling a bunch of high end ties, and dont want to interfere with the three other big tie sellers on the board (gyasi, dave, edmorel), but I wanted to share this with everyone.

    Some nice woolen paisleys and madders left. Other whimsical designs remain too.
     


  2. gyasih

    gyasih Distinguished Member

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    Thanks for the info and consideration. I wonder what I missed for my personal stash :brick:
     


  3. ThinkDerm

    ThinkDerm Stylish Dinosaur

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    Seems like the worst that was missed was a purple cashmere tie for 45.50 + $10 shipping.

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  4. forex

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    Thanks for PSA, bought some ties:slayer:
     


  5. ThinkDerm

    ThinkDerm Stylish Dinosaur

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    I know, solid PSA. Which did you go in on?
     


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    ThinkDerm Stylish Dinosaur

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    Those are the best of the bunch. :slayer:

    My cashmere Petronius ties are better though!
     


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

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    Some good values in here for sure.
     


  9. forex

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    Ben Silver service is no BS, the ties have already shipped out and should be here the day after tomorrow:happy:
     


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    YoungAmerican Distinguished Member Dubiously Honored

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    If y'all were following Put This On, you'd have already known about this ;)
     


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    Parker Distinguished Member Dubiously Honored

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    Does anyone know the width of these? 9cm or 8cm?
     


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    forex Distinguished Member

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    I think they are 8 cm but I can confirm tomorrow when I get the package. Stock is definitely dwindling though.
     


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    could someone link some of the "nicer" ties? or are they all the same quality?

    I'm still learning this tie business. Wouldn't mind picking up a couple though.
     


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    These are nice:

    http://www.bensilver.com/Printed-Classic-Neat-Tie-in-Green,17732.html
    http://www.bensilver.com/Printed-Classic-Neat-Tie-in-Navy,17729.html

    The wool tie is nice for fall and winter:
    http://www.bensilver.com/Printed-Wool-Neat-Tie-in-Green,20597.html

    These paisleys are nice for tweed jackets,might not be your cup of tea though:

    http://www.bensilver.com/Printed-Paisley-Tie-in-Green,17736.html
    http://www.bensilver.com/Printed-Paisley-Tie-in-Claret,17734.html
    http://www.bensilver.com/Printed-Paisley-Tie-in-Rust,17733.html
    http://www.bensilver.com/Printed-Wool-Paisley-Tie-in-Orange,12815.html
     


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    The ones that are made in England are the nicer ones, for the most part.
     


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