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Rubinacci Ties - via Rome & London

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by whnay., Oct 9, 2006.

  1. whnay.

    whnay. Distinguished Member Dubiously Honored

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    My parents decided to pick up some Rubinacci ties on their recent venture to Europe. Enjoy. First two on the left are from the boutique in Rome and the two on the right are from London. All are unlined and make for wonderful knots. [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
     


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    zjpj83 Distinguished Member

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    Nice. I like them all.
     


  3. von Rothbart

    von Rothbart Distinguished Member

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    They are all beauties. What's the price difference between London and Rome?
     


  4. Connemara

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    Your parents are familiar with Rubinacci? Quite nice ties, especially the latter three.
     


  5. lawyerdad

    lawyerdad Stylish Dinosaur

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    Very nice -wear them in good health.
    I particularly like the green.
     


  6. itsstillmatt

    itsstillmatt The Liberator Dubiously Honored

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    Nice. I love the two from London. Love the knots they tie.
     


  7. whnay.

    whnay. Distinguished Member Dubiously Honored

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    They are all beauties. What's the price difference between London and Rome?
    Rome 110 EUR
    London 90 GBP
     


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    Very nice ties Bill.
     


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    Rome 110 EUR
    London 90 GBP

    This is galling. Damn near half the price in Rome.
     


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    I'm going to visit London and buy in Italy.

    Can't be good for the UK economy...
     


  11. itsstillmatt

    itsstillmatt The Liberator Dubiously Honored

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    This is galling. Damn near half the price in Rome.
    What is strange is that the difference for a suit is about $35 between Naples and London. Oh, wait until you see how much they are at the Carlyle [​IMG]
     


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    Exquisite ties Bill, especially the London pair. You must have been a very good boy this year!
     


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    Your parents have great taste. Wear them in good health.
     


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    Wow, those really are fabulous ties. I'd be hard-pressed to pick a favorite--it's a very good selection!
     


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    This is galling. Damn near half the price in Rome.
    Not quite. EUR 110.00 are about GBP 75.00.

    Which is not too bad, considering that many things here in the UK cost about the same amount in GBP as on the continent in EUR, which means they're about 50% dearer.
     


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