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The official thrift/discount store bragging thread

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

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  1. acosbysweater

    acosbysweater Senior member

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    After a trial affair with suits and ties, I think I'm going to slim down my MC collection and stick to stuff that makes me look my age, rather than a kid in dad's clothes.

    Closet cleanout = sick nasty grails.
     


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    Lovely camel-coloured sport coat, pick stitching on lapels and on the outer seams.

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    The colour is actually darker and "more alive" when you see it in real life.
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    Possibly my favorite thrift find....it fits me, but I will probably take it to the 'Bay with a high BIN/OBO. Don't worry Grendel - this was not thrifted locally....
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    Lovely camel-coloured sport coat, pick stitching on lapels and on the outer seams.

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    Wowzers! That thing is a beauty. What size? My favorite thrift find is also a piece from Zegna Couture.
     


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    Beautiful jacket, Cleveland eh?
     


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    Whenever I try to post pictures of my finds it will not work. I am being directed to a page which tells me "Post not found" or something like that. Anyone know how I am going to fix it?
     


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    It's a 44-46 (24" chest and 22" waist IIRC) and certainly is from Cleveland (Kilgour Trout) but this Trout was captured in a different stream than it's native habitat! :happy:
     
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    Don't know what to tell you other than posting pics on this thread straight up sucks. If only you could post multi images at once rather than one at a time. Plus you have to put them in in opposite order. Heaven forbid if you put your text in first or the photos won't come in. [​IMG]
     
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    Gorgeous! Nice find! Yeah, I've never seen Napoli Couture here in Rochester. If there is any it had to be bought elsewhere.
     


  11. Henry Boogers

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    The nicest I have seen here were the Kiton/Brioni dress shirts I randomly found....my only instances of items better than HF (save 1 Canali suit) in about 200 thrift store visits. This was sold in Cleveland but found in another city......big city though, so I'm not totally shocked.
     


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    Wait a minute... Kilgore Trout is an actual thing? Not just a character in Kurt Vonnegut stories?
     


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    God damn! If only it were a 42 with a 44" chest.
     
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    Pittsburgh/Buffalo are -375
     


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