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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. white collar

    white collar Senior Member

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    Soooo bummed this isn't my size, it's awesome.
     


  2. turkey_sandwich

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  3. An Acute Style

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    X post from WAYWRN Suit picked up from @GMMcL . Thanks, homie.

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  4. SpooPoker

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

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    Batsignal is up on that tag though…
     


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    It's hard to spoiler on my phone. PLUS, that is such a great look, it deserves to be posted again. Seriously, that is a great look and a great suit! I wish I could wear that. If I wore a 3 piece tweed suit, I would look like the Walrus from Alice in Wonderland.
     


  6. Fueco

    Fueco Stylish Dinosaur

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    If it helps, this was a pair of men's pants. I assume they're on the older side.
     


  7. Tweets

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    Huge Shoutout to Nataku! Would have never glanced at twice if not for his guide and then i only grabbed it because it was stuck in with the suits, and then put it back before I decided it was worth a chance for $3.

    Sold for $510 in less than 10 minutes.
     


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    Vegas. There's always cheap flights to Vegas. Spoos point though on his store next year is a no brainer. Relatively cheap flights into NYC, places to stay, things to do.

    That's awesome, women's cowl neck? What are we looking at?

    @Koala-T really making me regret my self imposed ban.
    Also, to those of you posting your highly organized hoarding, I stopped buying at maybe 1% of what you have so I can catch up. If I had that much, I may have just sent it all off. I had a stack of mostly shirts about 4' high, I have maybe 200 ties, 50 suits, sport coats and jackets (total, not each), about 100prs of pants. When I'm done with that, I'll start shopping again in earnest.

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    I had that lone pine in my cart and was ready to take it to a leather restoration place but my girlfriend talked me out of it. Let me know what the results are. I thought for the price I'd take on a project but I don't know enough about leather.
     


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    Cross post from trade thread. Looking at you @Jompso
    Does anyone have something similar in a true sz 40 R, this fits a 41ish- maybe 42.
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    I get inspired by seeing all the beautiful clothes you all find, then I come out of the consignment shop like:

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    Wow. What is it exactly?
     


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    I would totally wear the technicolor dream coat.
     


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    Yeah, I talked them down on the price(even thought it wasn't that bad to begin with and the budged pretty easily) and figured it was worth a gamble. Lone Pine is primo stuff.
     
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