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

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

  1. Koala-T

    Koala-T Senior member

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    Results of silk cleansing (@Doomsticks )

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    As you can see, the LP came completely clean and there's just faint marks ton the SF where the staining was.

    *If anyone is curious about method, hit me up.
     
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  2. silverwarebandit

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    #onestop


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    It's been awhile since I've found any shell with life left in them
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    So these are definitely Alden for BB, but are the tassels as well?
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  3. Koala-T

    Koala-T Senior member

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    Yep
     


  4. silverwarebandit

    silverwarebandit Senior member

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  5. SpooPoker

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

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    i think i got me some chinchilla :hide:
     


  6. ChetB

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    Recent Brioni...like a half size too big for me :/
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    Barbour
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    Canali
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    Versace Fakesace
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    Ahhh I've accumulated so much stuff in the past two years. I just want to get rid of it all but am too lazy for eBay. Might just drop it all at a local consignment...or get a storage unit.
     
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  7. SpecialK2k12

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    Alright dudes, that game didn't go so hot, but my weekend was great otherwise, the money will make me feel much better.

    Bullock & Jones Caiman Belt (36), Allen Edmonds Black Woven Belt (32), and Trafalgar Lizard Suspenders.
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    The only two ties I found worth buying.
    Leonard Paris, and TM Lewin Repp
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    This is the camo I'm looking for right? Looks like the faded edges for ERDL, with white tags, and 68 to 69 in the DSA #s.
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    Pants, Top to Bottom; Filson USA Made (38), Y-3 Stripes (S), Canali Reverse Orphans, but Super 150s (36).
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    Left is CP Company (L-ish), Right is Barbour (M)
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    Top is Zegna Sport (L), Bottom is Iceberg, is this the Iceberg I'm looking for?
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    Group Shot of Shirts:
    Top Left to Bottom Right like reading; 3x RGs, Eton (17.5), Burberry Brit (XXL), Etro (43), Double RL (XL), Engineered Garments (XL), MMM (48), Yohji Yamamoto Shacket Thing , Luciano Barbera Linen Stripe (M).
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    Paul Smith Wool and Linen Vests (L and S Respectively) and Barbour Quilted Vest (L).
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    Black Isaia Aquaspider 2 Piece Suit (54 Drop 8)
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    Gianluca Isaia Stripe 2 Piece Suit (38R Drop 6)
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    Gianluca Isaia Cotton/Linen Blend 2 Piece Suit (54R, doesn't have the drop and I haven't measured yet)
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    Canali Silk/Wool Herringbone (52R)
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    Salvatore Ferragamo Wool/Silk/Cash Jacket (46)
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    Burberrys Trench, haven't found the size tag on this yet.
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    Edgar Pomeroy Sport Coat, fits me perfectly, so I'm keeping this one.
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    Shoes, Left to Right Ermenegildo Zegna Suede Loafers (US 10), Salvatore Ferragamo Patent Leather Boots (10C), Timberland Boot Co Captoes (9).
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    Now, the main event.
    Kiton 100% Cashmere Two Piece Brown Suit w/ Purple Stripes (52R drop 7)
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  8. ridethecliche

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    Or hit up one of the many awesome SF'ers that'll consign for ya!

    Always love seeing your finds!
     


  9. SpooPoker

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

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    ChetB, label pics of the Versace tie? Thats one of the most faked patterns, just to be safe.
     


  10. Tom Pepper

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    Did you check the front pockets?
     


  11. ChetB

    ChetB Senior member

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    Thanks @ridethecliche . Good call.

    @SpooPoker I had my doubts. They were next to a couple of obvious fakes, so I should have guessed. I know nothing about Versace but the tipping looks super sketchy.

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  12. ejay1

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  13. double00

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    also check underneath the big tags if they're not sewn down all the way around. i've seen smaller size tags there also.
     


  14. SpooPoker

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

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    Yup, as predicted, the black and gold one is fake - FYI, Versace will never ever have a blue label. The maroon/blue one is legit.
     


  15. ChetB

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    Thanks for sharing the knowledge man. Lesson learned. I appreciate it.
     


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