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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. Letric

    Letric Distinguished Member

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    Ahh... that's something to be wary of. Some of the newer Klipsch sets are not that great or valuable. Like some of the Klipsch THX sets, or the sets for PC's.... They're not terrible or anything, and for cheap they're nice speakers... But nowhere near the quality or value of things like their RF or RS series speakers. Even some of the smaller bookshelf Klipsch's are great.

    I used to have a Klipsch 5.1 system in my room, but it has since been scattered among other rooms and houses. My dad is a total Klipsch junkie. We must have like 10 pairs of them in various forms. Be on the lookout for older Klipsch speakers like their "Cornwall" or "La Scala" or "Corner Horns".
     


  2. barrelntrigger

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    Sweet! But my Sugar Cane 12654 has a better design. loz but damn, I wish I had stumbled upon that...Lucky!
    NOt really sure who made these but I was able to make out some Chinese characters "day 15 wash." Maybe some Chinese guy wore these and kept their washing dates? lolz
     


  3. freehand

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    NWT Kiton squares.

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    Squares in the top photo are available.
     


  4. SpooPoker

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

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    great pic man, I hope the little guy continues to do well!
     


  5. Woofa

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    This.
     


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    Thanks guys all is well thus far... We Just take it scan by scan!
     


  7. Thrift Vader

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    How @FENWAY raided my thrifts. [​IMG]





    @jumpman1231 great pic, your family is beautiful. and [​IMG] for the little guy being a fighter.
     


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    In the field, what say you thrift thread?
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  9. Thrift Vader

    Thrift Vader Forum Mechanic

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    Giggity Giggity.
     
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  10. Fueco

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    ^^^^so..... Is that a yes? No content tag:/ but it's a sweet spekled tweedish looking overcoat.
     


  12. Thrift Vader

    Thrift Vader Forum Mechanic

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    perfect season for the 2 words "Camel" and "Overcoat" - "Cuna" adds to the mystery of awesome.

    so..... yes. somebody is gonna want that as the temp drops.
     


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    Word, that's what I was thinking. Thanks!
     


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    camacuna for you, hopefully vicunacamata for me!
     


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    Camacuna,

    Nothing on google except that it was a trademark for Londontown Manufacturing Company, now expired as of 1992. Lists as "FABRIC MADE UP INTO TOP COATS, CAR COATS, RAIN COATS, AND JACKETS FOR MEN, WOMEN, AND CHILDREN." No actual mention of the makeup of the fabric.

    Obviously meant to invoke both Camel hair and Vicuna. My guess is that it would be impossible to do more than just mention Vicuna (maybe with a question mark?) in any listing with no content tag. You know better than me how coats sell for you but in general, I find coats to be a tough purchase because of their weight. Of course, since I don't sell direct, I first have to ship to SPOO and he generally does not sell much of that stuff anyway.

    Good luck,
     


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