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

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

  1. kbadgley84

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    Money clip could be an F for Frenchy, so that's a double win
     


  2. impuntura

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    Jesus,i didnt even think of that.:worship:
     


  3. kbadgley84

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    Found this the other day, really interesting stuff. The guy basically dissects tons of suits and shows step by step all of the hand work and such that went into making it
    http://tuttofattoamano.blogspot.com/?m=1
     


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    I believe there was also a dude who did the same with shoes.
    Dissected Lobbs etc...
     


  6. WillWork4Coffee

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    Shit! This reminds me I left a PS behind tonight that I meant to go back and grab. I need to start shopping with a cart...[​IMG]
     


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    Good stuff. He's forummer @jefferyd I think.
     


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    What's made by hand will leave by hand; what hails from England is destroyed by men from England; Someone get this Hugh Grant guy a sword before we all meet our flowery death.

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    Only had time for one stop today as shipping has taken all my free time lately.

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    I think I've figured out why that one threw me off... I had to dig up my catalog collection to figure this one out.

    I believe that this is the Lightweight Synchilla Snap-T fleece. At some point between the mid 90s and 2000s (I don't have all of the catalogs...), they added the pocket onto the lightweight model as well. The original Snap-T (called the T-Neck from introduction until 1988) did not have a pocket. The t-neck is probably my all-time favorite fleece, and I have a 1988 model in Electric Blue/Red (conveniently, this is shown in my Spring '88 catalog!).

    What about the red snap-t in your picture? Brodeetz?
     


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    Good morning, @SpooPoker and all the other early risers! I am just now organizing yesterday's haul. I am glad that I ventured into the book section. You gotta fucking love Calvin & Hobbes!

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    Guys, talk to me. is Hunting world a thing??? see it often.

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    Made in Japan prps. Taged 30. Measures at 33. Available
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    Pair of nicely broken in Allsaints Spitalfields / Okayama Denim selvedge 36.5 x 32 available
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