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The official thrift/discount store bragging thread - Part II (May 2015 - Sept. 2018)

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by SpooPoker, May 18, 2015.

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  1. Genericuser1

    Genericuser1 Senior Member

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    I went to another Goodwill and had better luck. Nothing great but a lot polo and similar. I have a couple of tags I don't recognize.

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  2. Mr. Moo

    Mr. Moo Boxercise Toughguy

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    A7C3A528-4B92-4F41-AC91-5CCDD1887285.jpeg Part of the reason I like this thread is seeing cool gear irrespective of the original and flip values. My question is this: what is one (or more) of your favorite pickups that had a relatively low [lets say $50 USD] original retail price and which if you sold it would still have a low price? My example is this (presumably) vintage ll bean bean boot / stripe tie that’s around 3”. I bet it retailed for $30. And I ethrifted for $10 which is what I would guess is market rate. But
    to me it’s worth much more. What are some of your favorites that don’t flip well and which didn’t cost a lot when made?
     

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    Thrifts have been dry as fuck for a minute and estate sales OK the past week or two.

    NASCAR tees
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    This might be the worst tour ever (minus Metallica)
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    PCB Bootleg Taz, Sanford & Son, old as fuck BR
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    80s Kool, HD, 80s airbrush
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    80s M-65, M1943 and 40s laundry bag.
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    My crew and I got into this insane warehouse to pick yesterday. While it wasn't grail after grail, it was solid as fuck.

    Polo Bear towel for a friend, 1987 Cross Flags rugby
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    Black cotton sweat for me, HD, Rockies, crunchy tee for a friend.
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    Jim Harbaugh, Manny Ramirez, Rodman
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    OG Bart
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    M-51 Field Jacket and Fishtail
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    M-65 x 6 spanning from 66-78
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    1963 N-3B
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    Ralph Lauren Shell and BBBF - both size 10, both available.
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    Finally found a decent pair of Hunter boots

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    Hahahah how did we miss that one for so long.
     

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    I found something that's got me freaking out...and not in a good way
     

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    I've still been hitting the thrifts like a psycho... Only buying for my runt ass as usual. Nothing amazing, but decent practical stuff... And in light of thrift Vader's stereo talk...

    Onkyo M35TECH micro stereo. Of course, the 3 disc changer doesn't eject (common with these things), but the receiver sounds awesome! $17 for both, so whatever. Plus, the rca labeled Realistic Minumus 7 speakers were free. I also tried a pair of Canton GL260, sound great, but they are big enough to defeat the purpose of a micro stereo.

    And I'm using a pair of rare Pioneer Exclusive CS-955 as stands. Ha!
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    Spill the beans
     

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    At thrift price I figured I would grab this, clean it up, and play around with it. The prior owner tied bag of the accessories to it.

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    Got this beautiful Danish sewing table/storage.will post better pics later.
    It was full off stuff which I knew when I bought it ,however I only saw this grandmother's little helper when I took everything out.
    Wtf!!!!
    I don't even wanna open it
    Does one use talcum powder when sewing ???
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    #blowboys...,oh wait.
     

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