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Random fashion thoughts

Discussion in 'Streetwear and Denim' started by thekunk07, Aug 1, 2009.

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  1. zissou

    zissou Distinguished Member

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    Cloth in N Ireland usually has a nice selection of Oliver Spencer, and their sales are usually good. I've bought a few Universal Works items from them in the past. Customer service is great, but their site (which seems to be down at the moment) won't deduct VAT. But, they are quick to refund it if you send them an email. You'd have to be patient to receive your goods, as shipping can take upwards of a couple weeks to the US.
     


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    was that pic taken in nomad?
     


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    goddamnit aeglus just posted the sicket leather jacket I've ever seen in the TOJ thread. Goodbye $785....:fu:
     


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    lol, your wtb is awesome reedo :laugh:
     


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    I've ordered bits from them in the past and they've been very quick and as you say their sale prices are good. Their web site is horrendous though - incredibly slow to load (when it's up).
     


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    Does anyone have any experience with Selected?

    Wondered whether it's cheap rubbish or rdecent value?

    I'm guessing they're Danish www.selected.com
     


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    brad-t Bae Blade

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    Dunhill is still good, even post-Kim Jones, IMO. I had a Dunhill cardigan for a little bit that had super nice fabric; I kinda regret getting rid of it.
     


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    Cesar's Shoe Repair in NYC does good work. They're also an authorized Vibram dealer. Don't know if that matters, but there you have it. http://www.cesarsshoerepair.com/

    Re: Oliver Spencer—the Peregrine showroom sale is going on in NYC right now. They'll have OS stuff. http://www.peregrineshowroom.com/
     


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    nahneun Uncle Nephew

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    i got my first customs bill ever today from my wrongweather order :( sadface. it's only 17 bucks though so i guess it's not a big deal but i'd rather not pay fedex if i don't have to :\
     


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    shoutouts to Vis and CdG, among others

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  13. whodini

    whodini Conan OOOOOOO"BRIEN!

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    Look at the brands that Peregrine shows. HY ain't really my steeze (nor GA for that matter), but the other brands are actually really well-made and well-sourced. I'd have to go back to my photos to check but I think it was UW and maybe 8:15 that were sourcing fabrics directly from their UK manufacturers, some pretty well-known and typically $$$ names. And they were reasonably priced, too, even for being made in Canada or England.

    Like you said, quality mid-tier labels that for some reason or another don't get talked about at all.
     
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    I'm bummed out I didn't hear about this sale earlier, it's down the block from me and I was working from home again yesterday :fu:
     


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    suit with headscarf is a good look.
    but damn, rap is so predictable.
     


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