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Recent purchases - Part II

Discussion in 'Streetwear and Denim' started by scott.m, Feb 1, 2010.

  1. sipang

    sipang Distinguished Member

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    what happened to your sneaker project ?
     


  2. the shah

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

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    flakey buyers, need to move the rafs before i get on the others. right now some guy with a latvian accent and -234507 rep points on sufu is inquiring ...
     


  3. snake

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    Pair them with a crisp shirt and suit jacket with your f+b boots. Sure to be a hit at the wedding reception! :satisfied:
     


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    whoa whoa whoa is that the actual cloak aviator in small man sizes or the diesel black gold version?

    and where are these 28's?
     
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    cool pants snake; like the bottom half of a flight suit. the taper seems slightly strong, tho.
     


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    I hope you're right. I'm a cyclists so I have pretty small arms tbh.
     


  8. LA Guy

    LA Guy Opposite Santa Staff Member Admin Moderator

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    Balenciaga coat arrived today. Bought a melange charcoal Calvin Klein Collection suit off of Yoox for dirt cheap ($190). Will come in useful for my son's baptism.
     


  9. sipang

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    So how's that coat (and how's the sizing) ? I found it in my regular size at some other store but knowing Balenciaga I'd probably need to size up.

    edit: nvm, saw your post in RFT
     
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    I was looking at those Calvin Klein suits. Did they arrive already or did you just order them? If you got them already, how's the cut?
     


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    How'd you size the suit? I'm in need of a new one and those look pretty good, especially for the marked down price.

    edit: Coke to Nations.
     
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  12. LA Guy

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    Well, I'll answer anyway. A 50Eu is my size in many of the smaller sized brands. In MMM, I am between a 48 and a 50. I'd say that you would probably want a size 54, ideally, based on the differences between our sizes on that one Schneider jacket, but that a 52 might fit, depending on how big your arms are. Ideally, there would be about 1 cm. extra on the arms to fit me perfectly. I wore it with a tee, and the arms are perfect. With a thin Margiela sweatshirt, the arms were sort of tight. I may see if the arms can be let out a fraction of an inch, though that may not be possible. The arms are definitely slim, though not slim like Stephan Schneider's blazers (seriously, you have to stop working out altogether to fit into those.
     
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  13. LA Guy

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    I took my usual size in Calvin Klein, which is a 50Eu.
     


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    balenciaga has the worst shoulders and arms def not swole guy approved
     


  15. LA Guy

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    The shoulders fit me fine. The arms are definitely not for anyone who might be mistaken for a Jersey Shores cast member.
     


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