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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. freehand

    freehand Senior Member

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    Re: St. Michael... Not really a thing. It's the own brand of a British dept store called Marks and Spencer. Some older stuff was made in England, I've got a nice vintage M&S suit.

    I doubt it has much flip value.

    I do like the knit Hans posted though.
     
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  2. HansderHund

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    Not really, it's from Marks & Spencer I believe. I normally pass it all, but this was heavy, wool, no holes, and a great color. I thought someone might want a nice cardigan just for the house/weekend home. :)
     


  3. HansderHund

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    Ahh, beat me by a second. You're right, it really doesn't have flip value as a brand. As with anything though, there are likely exceptions. I'm looking at a Lauren Ralph Lauren cardigan on ebay right now. Nearly always a pass, but it would be something I'd pick up if I had seen it. Instead, I'm on the other side of the transaction wondering whether I should pay that much for LRL. :satisfied:
     


  4. TheODGuy

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    So this just happened... Manager said that the guy just dropped off a bunch of stuff... :slayer:

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  5. varietygoods

    varietygoods Well-Known Member

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    Kopped that Boglioli linen SC today.

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    Edit: sorry about the double post. My phone is sometimes disagreeable!

    I ain't no 48, so get at me if you wanna get on that Curious George's dad tip!
     
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    Is it raining fucking Kiton today? Christ.
     


  7. kbadgley84

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    Um do I get any kiton today? Please say yes
     


  8. Ken P

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    Please don't tell me you actually found that in Boston...
     


  9. impuntura

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    I know where you got that.I actually left it because of some fading.wait till you see what you missed.insert evil laugh.
     


  10. Tony Pea

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    One stop. Score. Available.

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    Theres a third toronto guy?
     


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    Time to stay at that store al day. The thriftening!!!
     


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    Ha ha. I wondered whose turf I was on. Not at all my regular haunt, I was way out of my range just Google mapping it for a quick stop before work on a new site today. Did you also leave behind that Versace Versus all silk ugly son-a-bitch? I got a BB Golden Fleece suit, some Gieves & Hawks, Armani windowpane tweed, etc. Looked like the leftovers of a big donation. Don't leave us in suspense! I wanna see what was there yesterday! Is the single Brioni tie I found an indicator of what you made off with?
     


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    Anybody a size 12? I have a pair of AE Maxfields that need a heel repair sometime soon that I'm willing to give to a worthwhile home, you pay for the price of shipping :slayer:

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