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

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

  1. jkidd41011

    jkidd41011 Senior member

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    Found all these...

    • Corneliani OCB-tagged Small. Off white with black light blue stripes
    • Borrelli French Cuff tagged 15.3/4 / 40. Light blue with white/gray stripes. The top button hole needs to be resewn/reinforced.
    • Brioni linen not tagged. Light blue w/ green stripes. Only issue is the stitching is loose where the tag was.

    considering the eyeball says they are close in size and they were found at the same store my guess is same donor. This stuff doesn't show up very often here...especially in this condition. All available as these might have fit me in high school.

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  2. Koala-T

    Koala-T Senior member

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  3. Takai

    Takai Senior member

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    So, this weekend was my mother's birthday party. Been working toward it for 6 months or so. Went off pretty well, and a family friend was invited that I had not seen in 7 or 8 years. Well, this friend is part owner of a craft brewery in Georgia. Their product is only sold in Georgia right now due to liquor laws and such however, he brought some product with him.

    https://www.jailhousebrewing.com/

    I was amazed at the quality, being a non-beer drinker, and how much I enjoyed everything I tasted. @ReubenR
    @ATLjon and @TheNeedMachine Y'all should check them out if you have a chance.
     


  4. eazye

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    Damn, nice stuff up there gents. Tubs killing it! And that Cuci overcoat! [​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]
     


  5. the2ndhandman

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    @tubs
    Those all true thrift?
     


  6. Ken P

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    Past couple weeks, feels like things have been slow but seeing all this stuff together makes me realize it really hasn't.

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    VV Tie
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    Massimo Bizzocchi Tie
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    NWT Blaze Orange Orvis Shirt 2XL
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    Polo Puffer Jacket L
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    Andover Shop Tweed ~42
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    Canali Olive Tweed (Barleycorn?) 44
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    I'll defer to @Orgetorix but I believe this is the kind of vintage tux you're looking for. 1930s NRA Blue Eagle Label, unvented, 1 button, peak lapels, flat front pants.
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    Filson Shirt L
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    Naked & Famous Weird Guy 32 - unworn but hemmed and whoever hemmed them didn't do it right...
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    This one is a pop for me shame it's just a shirt - Sartoria Partenopea 40
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    BBF shirt - egyptian cotton to boot! BB1
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    Brioni Cords 30 - tagged 34? Maybe suit size?
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    Couple Hermes Shirts, first one is 40 but extremely slim fitting. Second is a 41 and regular fitting
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    St. Andrews for Barbera Suit, this one is a beaut tagged 50 but fits more like a 42
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    Belvest Pure Linen SC - first time actually copping something from Belvest (have only found really old or damaged Belvest in the past) 48 but fits like a 40
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    Another Yohji Piece, that makes 2 suits and this SC in the past month - I hope this keeps happening!
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    Horse Butt Brooks Brothers by Alden (n/a)
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    Lastly, my favorites - 3 pieces all from Woolrich Woolen Mils. All designed by Daiki Suzuki. All found in the same store but ironically all 3 different sizes. Bought with store credit for trading in some recent J. Crew shirts (that I picked up at thrift prices). Thanks to @Letric for the tip on that one!

    Upland Shirt (n/a)
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    7 pockets on this chambray shirt! (n/a as well)
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    And this beautiful Upland jacket, XS
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    PM'd back.

    Have had the same thing happen with our '37 Chevy. Just means you have to drive it moar!! May have the last shot at top down weather this year, next weekend, from what I'm hearing.
     


  8. SpooPoker

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

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    Solid navy, slightly shiny, micro twill. 100% available!


    37 Chevy sounds great. I know, I need to get in it more. Meet you on the LIE next weekend then!
     


  9. jkidd41011

    jkidd41011 Senior member

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    Great stuff KenP:slayer:
     


  10. Nataku

    Nataku Senior member

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    In LA? If so I passed on those Visvims a couple weeks ago. Liked the buckleback but don't like the highwater model. Cool to see that stuff, though!
     


  11. drlivingston

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    "Honey, you didn't say that I could only buy 4 pair of shoes at Allen Edmonds, today. You said that I could only bring home 4 boxes of shoes. Technically, I obeyed you." [​IMG]

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    Yezzir! But these were full length, not highwaters.. half off as well! [​IMG]

    Raining Visvim in LA, I guess.
     
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  13. Nataku

    Nataku Senior member

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    ^^ Aaaah, that's a game changer! Well done!

    :drool: :lurk:

    Man, you must live in the land of amazing discount stores or something. You've had some killer "new stuff" hauls.
     
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  14. Koala-T

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    Dudes, you guys recognize this maker label?
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    polo sport wingless p

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    inis meain pop! nice seed stitch, linen, buttons on wrong side but seems remarkably big for a women's L, gotta look these up...

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    80s Dior, made in Germany. might keep!
     
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