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Styleforum and A&H present "The Proper Kit" Trunk show in NYC, Nov 7 2015

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by LA Guy, Oct 4, 2015.

  1. LA Guy

    LA Guy Opposite Santa Staff Member Admin Moderator

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    Just off the phone with Mike - he is going to be bring some pretty awesome chelseas (I just saw a texted picture of the sample, and my first instinct was "Oh SHIIIIIIITTTT!" in a variety of suedes and leathers.) I am going to get a pair in raw horse - see how they develop. Super awesome price, plus a freebie for anyone at the show.

    I'm stoked.

    If you haven't already, RSVP here: https://theproperkit.splashthat.com
     


  2. rydenfan

    rydenfan Distinguished Member

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    They are gonna be sick indeed. Glad they are about to start rolling out, and the price point... [​IMG]
     


  3. LA Guy

    LA Guy Opposite Santa Staff Member Admin Moderator

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    Hmmm... now I feel less special [​IMG]

    Is that the Charlie Brown smiley?
     
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  4. rydenfan

    rydenfan Distinguished Member

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    now now...dont be like that. I didn't realize you were such a sensitive flower.
     


  5. A Fellow Linguist

    A Fellow Linguist Distinguished Member

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    I'll be there, mainly to demand an explanation of this:

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    Is c4st the internet's busiest fashion nerd??
     


  6. usctrojans31

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    I'll be there. Vote for Penderyn as drink of choice!
     


  7. LA Guy

    LA Guy Opposite Santa Staff Member Admin Moderator

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    Maybe a flower, but I think after all of the mac and cheese that I am gonna eat, i think that it will be difficult to be delicate after eating a lot of this:

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    Here is the write up from Serious Eats (http://newyork.seriouseats.com/2010...heese-in-nyc-new-york-manhattan-brooklyn.html) that puts them as tied for number one Mac n Cheese in NYC.

    Sauce: Deep cheese flavor in a beautifully silky béchamel. Perfect sauce-to-noodle ratio.
    Cheese: Mostly gruyere (with a bit of parmesan), and intensely flavorful without getting stringy.
    Noodles: Al dente penne pasta doesn't get lost the way elbows sometimes do, and the sauce gathers inside the noodles nicely.
    Topping: An exceptional melted-cheese and crumb crust, broiled to crisp perfection—the most flavorful topping we've had.

    Oh, and I just emailed Artisanal to see if they'll do their lobster Mac for us.

    For afternoon coffee service, because we are civilized like that:
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    From Eclair Bakery (http://www.eclairbakery-nyc.com/) We are going 1/2 mini eclairs, and the rest are gonna be a mixed bag of delicious.
     


  8. nahneun

    nahneun Uncle Nephew

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    cool. see you all there!
     
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  9. baltimoron

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    Missed last year because of a conference but I'll be there this time. @Ken P are you taking the train?
     


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    I'll be there.

    @Ken P and @A Fellow Linguist: wanna hitch a ride together? I'll stow my dutch oven aboard the Mega Bus and feed you both a rotation of cassoulet and buttermilk fried chicken.

    Oh, and @LA Guy: What's "strike" exactly? I generally enjoy being helpful. Care to explain what the deal is for offering a helping hand? I'll let you know in advance that I have a taste for Pappy and dry-aged steak, but I'll settle for White Castle and 40s.
     


  11. LA Guy

    LA Guy Opposite Santa Staff Member Admin Moderator

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    Strike means cleanup. I need a few volunteers. After that, Jasper and I will regal you with tales of awesomeness as we eat at a good bistros. I will get either moules frites or steak frites.
     


  12. NewYorkIslander

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    Very much look forward to this! We'll have tons of new stuff with us including all of our WBill gear and some real spectacular cashmere.
     


  13. notwithit

    notwithit Pullup laureate

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    Rad. Been waiting for these to drop.

    You should've gotten in on the natural horsehide sneaker pre-order.
     


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    I was thinking of taking the bus but I could also give you two a ride with me down towards @A Fellow Linguist's neck of the woods and we could all take the train/bus in from there? If AFL is in, we should get a group message going.
     


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    There are going to be more attendees from Boston than NYC, might as well just host it up here :)
     


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