Should I or shouldn't I buy... (clothing item)?

Discussion in 'Streetwear and Denim' started by kronik, Jun 25, 2008.

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  1. scott.m

    scott.m Senior member

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    Trickers would be year round, though frankly all I plan on wearing in s/s is chucks/vans.
     


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    notwithit Pullup laureate

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    I'd go with the Cabourn, in that case. You'll probably get more use out of it in the near term, and unless you want to sit on it until sales come up, it probably makes sense to buy it at the beginning of the season instead of picking it up when you'll only wear it for a couple of months before putting it away until next spring.

    Not that I'm all that crazy about it, but whatever, it meshes with the stuff you wear.
     


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    scott.m Senior member

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    I mean I would wear the Cabourn year round, just changes what gets layered and worn underneath. The issue is it isn't going anywhere and the minor discount I already get on it (F&F) isn't worth dropping $900, when MTO Trickers are around $700. Also, the Trickers take 10-12 weeks so the sooner they're started the better is my attitude.
     


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    notwithit Pullup laureate

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    Draw straws. Or order one while you're drunk. That might yield the best results.
     


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    scott.m Senior member

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    I only drink on weekends now [​IMG] Though turns out the Jere I wanted from work is gonna be like a K and I can't sink that shit. gonna have to fuck with something else. (this cabourn is now very realistic.)
     


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    I mean I would wear the Cabourn year round, just changes what gets layered and worn underneath. The issue is it isn't going anywhere and the minor discount I already get on it (F&F) isn't worth dropping $900, when MTO Trickers are around $700. Also, the Trickers take 10-12 weeks so the sooner they're started the better is my attitude.

    I'd get the Cabourn now, you can get the Tricker's anytime...
     


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    notwithit Pullup laureate

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    I only drink on weekends now [​IMG] Though turns out the Jere I wanted from work is gonna be like a K and I can't sink that shit. gonna have to fuck with something else. (this cabourn is now very realistic.)
    I hear you, boss. These days I only drink on days whose names end in a Y, and I rarely drink before 5 PM except on days whose names start with an S. edit:
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    Not sure if serious...
     


  9. the shah

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

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    I hear you, boss. These days I only drink on days whose names end in a Y, and I rarely drink before 5 PM except on days whose names start with an S.
     


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    jet Persian Bro

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    I'm assuming that you already have some cargo shorts and flip-flops to wear with them.

    You just described somebody's regular outfit on here [​IMG]
     


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    [​IMG]


    Contemplating this, given that there's a good discount going on in Tres Bien. Not sure how often I'd wear it, however, given the less-than-stellar weather in Seattle and the summer rains of Korea.
     


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    Baby, do I want Trickers or that Cabourn?

    You want both.
     


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    karmaguy Senior member

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    is this too bright to be a versatile jacket? [​IMG]
     


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    SirGrotius Senior member

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    is this too bright to be a versatile jacket?

    [​IMG]


    It's versatile for casual, and I have to say I love the styling. It stands out so much though it'd definitely a be a one and done thing. You don't want to rock that for too long, people will be like, here comes the guy with the orange jacket again.
     


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    hendrix Ill-proportioned

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    is that nigel cabourn?

    "versatile" is overrated.
    Looks nice
     


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