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

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

  1. vexco

    vexco Senior member

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    Are they soaked/washed yet? They should shrink up when you do that.
     


  2. Bahljs

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    Na, being a short dude, if you have a 30" inseam and try to pinroll 6", it's going to look funny. In my experience with pinrolling jeans to go with my sneakers, I do max 3 rolls on a 32 inseam to sit right on my ankle.

    #shortpeopleprobs
     


  3. joshmick

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    perhaps I will try that! I haven't soaked yet. Thanks for the input.
     


  4. Nobleprofessor

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    Hey, has anybody heard from @hbkshin I paid him like 30 days ago for something and haven't received it or heard back from him. I know he was having some issues, I sure hope he is okay.
     


  5. yanger87

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  6. barrelntrigger

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    No, not really. Unless your jeans are super light then you can roll them up without being too bulky. but I would say any jeans over 15 oz. it's gonna be impossible unless your inseam have been shortened. You should see what happens when I rolled up my 20 oz Oni 527OR!
     
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  7. FENWAY

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    [​IMG]Love the heft of this Polo bomber
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    VV sport coats are OK with me
     
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  8. yanger87

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    bb makers, ferragamo x2, hermes, jcrew, prl
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    left to right - no name, tods, magnanni, AE maxfield, nike cortez basic leather 06
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    D&G navy pinstripe suit
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    rrl
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    burberry polos x2, burberry zip up sweater
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    j press and issey miyake polos
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    luciano barbera, canali, ez x2
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    patagonia x2
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  9. thefastlife

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    hello old friends. back with a random question. feel free to ignore if you'd like:

    if i want a versatile winter jacket that wouldn't look out of place at the bar nor at work (business/business casual - no tie/jacket), where am i looking?

    caveat: OTHER than a peacoat or duffle on a budget of $300.

    bonus points for specific brands
     
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  10. My Main Man

    My Main Man Senior member

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    Where do you live again? Is it NY? (meaning: how cold is it going to get? winter in minnesota is different from winter in oklahoma)
     


  11. FENWAY

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    I'd consider a Barbour. Versatile with zip in liner. Never fails me here in New England
     
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  12. impuntura

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    Yo AceFace...
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    This guy really liked dunhill ties
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  13. thefastlife

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    NY yup!
     


  14. Koala-T

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    Can you blame him?


    Thrift fit (XPOST FROM WAYWRN)

    So I put this fit up in WAYWRN and then realized that literally every piece I was wearing was true thrifted by yours truly. That doesn't usually happen. Most of the time I've got an ethrift or a trade or something in there somewhere.
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    Cantarelli unstructured thin-wale cord
    BB mini houndstooth slim fit OCBD
    Daniel Cremieux Italian Knit
    Hiltl chinos
    AE Melrose
     
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