• STYLE. COMMUNITY. GREAT CLOTHING.

    Bored of counting likes on social networks? At Styleforum, you’ll find rousing discussions that go beyond strings of emojis.

    Click Here to join Styleforum's thousands of style enthusiasts today!

RLPL suit-cheap

seanandnik

Senior Member
Joined
Oct 24, 2004
Messages
114
Reaction score
0
I happen to be on Newbury St. saturday and went into the used clothing store (i forget the name, second something, i think) and they were having a half price on everything except red tagged items, well I found a RLPL navy with light blue and purple pinstripes, SB, pleated, said 100% wool, but swore it felt and looked like a cashmere mix, working sleeve buttons, size 48 (im a 46, but could've swung it) looked to be altered but still fit and was very lightly worn, well the tag was $299, so for @ $150 I cldve had it, still thinking about going back and maybe throwing it on ebay for a little profit, isn't this suit over $2K new ?
 

imageWIS

Stylish Dinosaur
Joined
Apr 19, 2004
Messages
19,717
Reaction score
105
The price depends who made the suit. If it is an older "˜Made in England' suit, it was made by Chester Barrie. It is a newer "˜Made in Italy'. Thus, a 1st or 2nd season suit retailed in the mid $1500's, whereas newer suits go for the mid $2000's and up. But that's all really irrelevant, because at the end suits made by either house are extremely well made and some of the best RTW money can buy.

Even though it's used, if the suit fits you, feels relatively new, and has you thinking about going back to buy it. BUY IT.

Jon.
 

Featured Sponsor

LARGE METAL WATCHES WITH TAILORING

  • Yes, I’m tacky like that.

  • No way José! Dress watch with leather strap for me!

  • No watch at all.


Results are only viewable after voting.

Related Threads

Forum statistics

Threads
467,101
Messages
9,998,941
Members
210,980
Latest member
Giger_Girl_LV426
Top