The official thrift/discount store bragging thread

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by j, Mar 2, 2005.

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    Hm, I thought you said it was wool. If its a silk, that ribbing is usually known as a faille.
     
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    This weeks scores included a pair of Brooks Brothers/Loro Piana labeled charcoal wool pants in my actual size for $5.99 at Savers in very lightly used condition.
     
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    Khaki works great. Green and earth tones pair quite naturally. White would certainly work too.
     
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    Thanks! Can't believe I forgot to check the vintage fashion guild...
     
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    Here are some of my recent finds:

    Nice colored Canali shirt
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    The two custom cashmere jackets that I picked up a couple weeks ago.
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    Also not pictured a BB 346 nwot navy jacket but missing the pants:fu:
     
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    Found a Zegna pinstripe dress shirt, but the size was marked 16/42, and it looked like a tent when I tried it on, so I left it. Would have cost me $4 had I gone for it, but I never find good stuff in my size...
     
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    Apparently I had thrifted two Zegna couture sportcoats..which I found in a bag in my trunk today while clearing out some other stuff.
     
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    ^^ Deets?!
     
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    check the pockets, there might be some $$$$ in there
     
  12. Tyrone MacStiophain

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    I picked up a Kuhlman shirt with french cuffs, size 42. It's too big for me, but I know some guys here are fans of the brand, so I'm happy to sell it for cost ($4) plus shipping (around $5, I'd guess).
    It's white with a check pattern made from orange, light blue, light green and dark blue stripes, fairly nice 100% cotton. I couldn't find any stains or tears. The measurements are in the photos below.
    If I don't get any interest in a few days, I'll just return it. Ping me.
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    Incotex for $130. Keep or return?

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    I found a pendlton vest and two brooks brothers wool ties.
    Also found wrinkly RLPL linen trousers.
     
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    New? Used? Nordstrom Rack? Thift store?

    The Dockers I just snagged from Macy's -- D1 style, electic blue, $15 -- are almost indistinguishable from Incotex. I would at least investigate them if you are at all on the fence about a pair of uber-tight-fitting pants in outrageous colors.






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