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

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  1. g transistor

    g transistor Senior member

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    I wish my stuff would get here, the anticipation is the worst/best part. That sucks to hear though...
     


  2. Bam!ChairDance

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    ^^ Best way if you want to be cautious-- pay each other the same amount through paypal. That way you get buyer protection since the exchange becomes a regular transaction rather than a trade.
     
    Last edited: Nov 28, 2011


  3. noob in 89

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    Someone here? If so, make a B&S thread. (Mark for trade, then just close it). That way, you can at least leave negative feedback if things go awry...

    Also, the usual. Use a tracking number, delivery confirmation, etc...
     
    Last edited: Nov 28, 2011


  4. sipang

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    :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :(
     


  5. LA Guy

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    Yoox has a great business model, and had diversified in a way that builds on their core strengths (terrific categorization system, very intuitive layout, etc...) Yeah, you can complain about their modeling, their descriptions, whatever, but the truth is that their strengths far outweigh their weaknesses.
     


  6. g transistor

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    nevermind i'm not going to play this game!
     
    Last edited: Nov 28, 2011


  7. Lane

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    that goes without saying, I meant like...if i send them my jacket and they send me wrapped cabbage...what could I do?
     


  8. oneeightyseven

    oneeightyseven Almost Special

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    size down 1 from MMM GATs.
     


  9. aether

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    anyone know of factotum stockists?

    also, any advice on Sophnet pants sizing?
     


  10. noob in 89

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    Well, you can poke around here and see what people have done. The public shaming definitely made for some good :lurk: threads; Google maps shots of homes, mug shots, calls to police, calls to mothers.
     
    Last edited: Nov 28, 2011


  11. gettoasty

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    any detailed guides online on how to taper pants/denim? i have a sewing machine at home, will consider a do-it-yourself project.

    pants are not worth the cost of a professional tailor.

    going to taper from knee down, 7.5" hem to 7" (something like w&h pant cuts)
     
    Last edited: Nov 28, 2011


  12. bows1

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    Not worth 8$?
     


  13. gettoasty

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    i have 3 (perhaps more) pairs i want to alter and i think its an easy enough job.
    i'll just google search it charliebrown.gif

    tapering actually costs > $10+ around here :(
     
    Last edited: Nov 28, 2011


  14. tween_spirit

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    Rakuten would be the easiest, and make sure you have shipping direct to US checked.
     
    Last edited: Nov 28, 2011


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    I do wonder what, if any, impact The Corner's sale had on other vendors today. I felt for any affiliate that posted their, by comparison, modest sale near the time Shah almost broke Styleforum by posting about the Corner sale. Obviously The Corner carries brands that a lot of the affiliates here don't. But I wonder how many people didn't buy something elsewhere today because they bought enough Common Projects to build a kick ass fort.

    Semi-related: Whoever maintains Blackbird's Facebook page sounded pretty sour yesterday because of the sparse number of people there. I'd be interested to know how other boutiques fared this weekend.
     


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