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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. double00

    double00 Distinguished Member

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    sweater could be from a high school, no?
     


  2. impuntura

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    ETRO and Loro Piana cashmere on half day...sure why not
     


  3. Thrift Vader

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    possibly found a grail obscure LP....
     


  4. Bahljs

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    Is Gran Sasso a thing?
     


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  6. capnwes

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    PSA dudes who are near my size. I have bee reading that damn book that someone posted the other day (The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up), and have begun putting it to use.

    I have found that out of 26 Suits/SC, only 15 of them fit me any more. So the 11 of them that don't fit, no longer spark joy, are hitting the streets.

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    BB Seersucker, PRL Cord, Local Shop Fresco Weave, BB Wool/Silk/Lino Blend, Burberry's Glen Plaid, HSM Check
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    HSM Windowpane, Norman Hilton Donegal, Norm Thomson Herring Harris, Jack Victor Bamboo, BB (Italy) Blue Birdseye Suit

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  7. dukedishin

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    actually yes. If so, my money's on St. Ignatius Prep. I believe they had those colors for many years even though now they are a more straightforward maroon and yellow.
     


  8. Fueco

    Fueco Stylish Dinosaur

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    I had to Google the Lotus Designs portion... That's an older model paddlesports top by Patagonia. Lotus Designs was their subsidiary company for kayaking stuff.



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  9. Guitar Preacher

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    way late but awesome haul, love that The Jam double and super jealous of the Decline LP!
     


  10. Woofa

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    Non thrifting question but I think it will be right up some of your alleys.

    Recently saw a Patagonia ultra light down jacket at Costco on sale for $150. I have gotten to the point where I no longer have a jacket like this, only coats and leather jackets. Having never before actually handled one I was amazed at how light these things are. Now down here in Dallas we probably would not be wearing this more than a few times a year but I was interested.
    Starting doing some research and these things are quite pricey at the moment. Not too much available yet on EBAY used and I am willing to hold off a while as I don't really need it but what do you guys think that own one? Worth waiting for one of the top ones? I do take a trip up north once a year or so. They sell one at Uniqlo for $80 which seems to be pretty similar but I am not sure. Was thinking maybe I would see one for sale around Black Friday. Appreciate your input and sorry about non thrifting question although I would be pretty pleased to find one at the local goodwill.

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  11. Nobleprofessor

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    I have had good luck emailing Luccheese with the style number and picture and they usually respond with details. The 2000s aren't as desireable as the others. Could just be bullhide.
     


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    Gianni Versace Couture jacket, size 54
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    UNIS Gio, size 32. Missing a button or two. Available as these are slightly too small for me :(
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    ID anyone? Leather / Cashmere bomber jacket with silk scarf lining...
     
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    Good deal on a Datsun for anyone around Bakersfield CA (craigslist link).

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    Its a great fall jacket, potentially viable on a warmer day in the winter. Ubiquitous in the New England region and resale price is prohibitive, better off buying new, IMO.
     


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