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

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

  1. Bahljs

    Bahljs Senior member

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    Might this be available?? I'm pretty interested seeing as to one of my favorite animals is this humble giant.
     


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    FlorianQC is not an animal, he's a man!
     


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  5. SpooPoker

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

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    Big of you, thank you.

    Id suggest taking a permanent marker and putting a big X
    or penis
    on it or something, to prevent unsavory actions.
     
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  6. dukedishin

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    So the length was 35-36 even though tag said 32?? I'd be pissssed
     


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    Came across this oddity today. Really wish it wasn't pink.

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    Also this amazing vintage madras half-canvassed SC for a local men's shop.

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

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    so what's the story with the tie box... that was before my time... it was a tie exchange?
     


  11. dukedishin

    dukedishin Senior member

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    yeah, I was mad at first. I managed to shrink about an inch out of it and just decided to cuff em and keep since the price was really good. already have another pair of selvedge with very similar fit that is the perfect length for me so i figured this will be my 'stacks' experiment
     


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    I feel it, I still want to take a pair to the tailor and see what they can do in terms of hemming. I might try it on these, we'll see. I asked her for exact measurements...
     


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    Hilariously awesome find. Vintage Ski-Doo puffer vest. N/A

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  14. SpooPoker

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

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    we all put in a bunch of ties to start off the box - good shit, this wasn't all thrifted either. full price guys. maybe about 20 ties, then we sent the box round and round and you took a few, you put in a few.

    some shit that happened was :

    someone stole the box
    someone left the next box on the bus (and fucking got it back that was nuts)
    people were taking kitons and replacing them with dior monsieur

    http://www.styleforum.net/t/327040/the-uk-eu-tie-swap-box-rises-from-the-ashes-reborn-stateside

    http://www.styleforum.net/t/270736/tie-swap-box-uk-europe-edition

    http://www.styleforum.net/t/186174/tie-swap-box-idea

    http://www.styleforum.net/t/269813/tie-swap-box-2-idea/600

    ^^ love the last post in this one :)
     
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    Had this for the first time on my last trip to Chicago. Buttered Crust.


    Also, Austin, TX has a Gino's now, and it's not half bad.
     


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