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The official thrift/discount store bragging thread - Part II (Return to the Thunderdome)

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

  1. impuntura

    impuntura Senior member

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    Yo Fueco wtf is this....
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  2. SpooPoker

    SpooPoker Internet Bigtimer and Most Popular Man on Campus Dubiously Honored Affiliate Vendor

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    Maybe! I picked these up there.

     


  3. Kazoo

    Kazoo Senior member

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    Just got back from my honeymoon in Montral and Quebec City. Couldn't fit in any thrifting time, but the trip was amazing. So much to see and do. I'm now enamored by Canadian menswear. I don't see any street wear near me except a Wings + Horns tshirt I found for $4. Any brands to look for? What would be recommended to look for in classic menswear besides those I'm familiar with like Samuelsohn, Coppely, S Cohen and Jack Victor.

    Anyone have success finding well made wool blankets in thrifts? I so want a Hudson Bay Company blanket but they were like $3-400.
     


  4. cpmac7

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    Im not fueco but that is $$. I believe its called deep pile, but dont quote me on that.
     


  5. SpooPoker

    SpooPoker Internet Bigtimer and Most Popular Man on Campus Dubiously Honored Affiliate Vendor

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  6. Fueco

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    That, my friend is some money. Classic retro-x cardigan, USA made? $100+, for the right buyer, assuming condition is excellent.
     


  7. Tom Pepper

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    Encountered the worst thrift-couple in a GW today. 3 carts and were basically shutting down 2 aisles. I whipped around to the front end of one the aisles and looked at the guy. He was reading a book in the aisle with two over-flowing carts of crap while his wife was running around like a banshee in the other aisle. Lots of yelling out back and forth. And to top it off, guess who I got behind in line at check-out? Gonna chalk that one up as an "L"
     


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  9. OolongT

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  10. twitchknaf

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    took some time during lunch to check a nearby store
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    bad lighting red pinstripes suit
    they had three on the rack only one that actually fit me close enough
    20$ had to snag it
     


  11. My Main Man

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    Did Brooks Bros do faux-shearling way back in the day? Found this coat a week or so ago and last night while taking pics, I started questioning whether it was real shearling. The content tag is completely faded so that's no help. The "wool" seems kind of carpet-y. Some pics of the wear in the spoiler. Any signs on how to figure out what this is made of?
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  12. Woofa

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    I hope you are not saying that you left 2 Brioni suits for $20 each behind. Please tell me your not saying that
     


  13. twitchknaf

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    sadly yes as i only had 35$ to spare blew my transmission apart on my harley need to cover that bill.

    heading back soon as my better half gets here ill acquire them and and move them through here
     
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    super trendy is what it is.
     


  15. OolongT

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    Prepare your inbox
     


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