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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    Did pretty well this week...
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    By far the oldest BB I've ever found, perfect condition too.
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    Allen Edmonds x Salvatore Ferragamo x Bally
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    Not sure the second Versace is authentic, never seen one before, I usually don't buy CD but it's not an awful 90's pattern, my goodness the Woolrich is awesome.
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    Some very good fodder but I didn't want to spam the thread ....


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    Retail on these is $495 and I LOVE Burberry POP
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    Paul Smith is 100% Cashmere
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    A vintage woolwich only a mother could love ... I do kinda like it though.
     
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    ^^^

    those BBBF knit head things are called a balaclava. also known as an "OJ"
     
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    Thanks! @aging in rhythm let me know this and it turns out it says it on the receipt too, lol.
    Interesting, why is it called an "OJ"?
     
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    sorry, tasteless joke. ski mask works fine too.
     
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    Suit jacket or SC? I was leaning towards the former with the 4-button sleeves and pockets but looks at BB site, they have windowpane SCs with 4-button sleeves and V cut bottoms at the buttons...
     
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    Def Sport Coat
     
  11. WillWork4Coffee

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    Thanks! 41R - mostly NA
     
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    @RStreit27 Hermes looks real.

    On a related note: A buddy I introduced to thrifting sent me an "Is this real?" text tonight. I got it just as I was walking into a store. Before I could respond, I saw him at the tie rack with an amazing Hermes tie. Beat me by two minutes. Couldn't help but think, "If only I had kept my mouth shut."
     
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    Next time, just say no!
     
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    I know the feeling all too well. I have a friend that I wish I never turned on to thrifting. Doubt he ever set foot in a thrift store before he met me. Created my own competition. :facepalm:
     
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