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Random fashion thoughts - Part II (A New Hope)

Discussion in 'Streetwear and Denim' started by LA Guy, May 15, 2015.

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  1. nevergreen

    nevergreen Senior Member

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    are there any Vegas SFers? i turned 21 last night and will be going this weekend. would love to grab a drink with anyone!
     


  2. the shah

    the shah Persian Bro #2 and enabler-in-chief

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    Are there troll bots on g r @ i l e d ? Two keep submitting offers and when I accept they disappear for a while, then come back and submit same offer. one has recently switched locations from US to UK.

    what's going on here :paranoia:
     
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  3. hooker4186

    hooker4186 Distinguished Member

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    I've gotten multiple iterations of this message:

    "Hello Seller, Am interested in this item, Do you still have available for sale and what is the condition? email me direct at [email protected] or text on 615-XXX-XXXX"
     


  4. BostonHedonist

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    Seeing your post, and being in Midtown for one more day, I swung by the shop on Madison today to give Kamakura a look. Wound up buying two shirts and some socks. TLDR: I'm impressed.
    Been a while since I bought a BD shirt off the rack.

    As for sizing, it depends on which shirts you're looking at. The purely casual shirts that run in S, M, and L are generally sized for people of smaller statures and, for my build, the L would require too much alteration to bother with.

    However, the numerically-sized shirts are really great for the price point. Chest fit was dead on, arms were a bit slimmer cut than more traditional brands but not overly fitted. Unless you're quite jacked, I wouldn't worry about the arms. One gripe is that the length of the shirts allow them only to be worn tucked in, but I suppose these are the dressier options (though they come in more casual prints as well).

    The material is what swayed me though. Love that Japanese fabric.
     


  5. Shidden

    Shidden Active Member

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    I received the same message on a pair of Margiela sneakers I have for sale, for some stupid reason I decided to answer him and contact him via email. Guy sent me a fake paypal e-mail "confirming" payment to my account and then insisted on mailing me saying he had made the payment and asking me to ship the sneakers "ASAP"

    His delivery address was on Nigeria, Google Maps says it's some sort of consignment shop, too bad there's no street view.

    Anyhow, pretty entertaining. If he had put more work on the fake email some people might fall for it.
     


  6. Find Finn

    Find Finn Stylish Dinosaur

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    You would be surprised, people still fall for Nigeria letters and mails saying that their CC has been tampered with, so they need to send the info.
     


  7. nicelynice

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    calf vs. horse
    (lamb is in the closet)

    [​IMG]
     


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    ^ depends how hungry I'am, but lamb always smells the tastiest to me
     


  9. Find Finn

    Find Finn Stylish Dinosaur

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    Be careful you don't get hoarse.
     


  10. cyc wid it

    cyc wid it Stylish Dinosaur

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    That feel when your boss puts a pen mark on your SLP bomber and says "oops, can I clean it with some water?"

    So uhhh suggestions?
     


  11. nahneun

    nahneun Uncle Nephew

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    i bled all over my l'maltieri jacket from getting cut on my face. all i could do was rub it off with water and soap. deal with it.
     


  12. cyc wid it

    cyc wid it Stylish Dinosaur

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    This is someone who makes almost triple what I do, but shops at Walmart.
     


  13. the shah

    the shah Persian Bro #2 and enabler-in-chief

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    5 options

    - send him dry cleaning bill
    - send him bill from slp for replacement
    - sue
    - Ed Norton / fightclub
    - wabi sabi
     


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    child of your boss: inherits wealth

    child of style farmer: inherits stained jackets
     


  15. cyc wid it

    cyc wid it Stylish Dinosaur

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    Are thumbs not passed down?
     


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