The official thrift/discount store bragging thread

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

Tags:
Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.
  1. grendel

    grendel Senior member

    Messages:
    2,672
    Likes Received:
    128
    Joined:
    Oct 1, 2011
    Location:
    Upstate NY
    Measurements on the Samuelsohn's?
     


  2. Brianpore

    Brianpore B&S (BS) ambassador-in-chief

    Messages:
    7,321
    Likes Received:
    2,676
    Joined:
    Jul 31, 2010
    Location:
    NJ
     
    Last edited: May 25, 2012


  3. Nataku

    Nataku Senior member

    Messages:
    8,452
    Likes Received:
    8,261
    Joined:
    Nov 10, 2006
    Location:
    Land of 10,000 Lakes
    Only one find today:

    A Chipp 2 silk tie. Red w/ black Scottish Terriers. Pretty cool. (available if anyone is interested).

    Second one from the left on the website front page.

    http://www.chipp2.com/
     


  4. SpooPoker

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

    Messages:
    36,371
    Likes Received:
    36,927
    Joined:
    Oct 11, 2009
    Location:
    LuxeSwap
    

    I may be late, but PM sent.
     


  5. vexco

    vexco Senior member

    Messages:
    1,657
    Likes Received:
    3,449
    Joined:
    Jan 4, 2012
    Location:
    South Carolina
    Just one find lately :|

    a pair of Naked & Famous "The Slim Guy" selvedge jeans. tagged 32. Available as they're too small for me.

    [​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]
     


  6. grendel

    grendel Senior member

    Messages:
    2,672
    Likes Received:
    128
    Joined:
    Oct 1, 2011
    Location:
    Upstate NY
    Wow! Nice find!
     


  7. Mercuryman76

    Mercuryman76 Senior member

    Messages:
    393
    Likes Received:
    31
    Joined:
    Feb 4, 2011
    Location:
    Oakland, CA
    

    Here's the measurements:

    P2P - 21"
    Sleeve (shoulder seam to cuff) - 25.5"
    Shoulder to shoulder - 19"
    Back - 31.5"

    Holla at cha boy!
     
    Last edited: May 25, 2012


  8. VLSI

    VLSI Senior member

    Messages:
    6,033
    Likes Received:
    2,479
    Joined:
    Mar 17, 2011
    

    Ohhh, these are nice! And my size. Must resist :hide:

    I found some black AE McAllisters sz. 12C tonight.
     


  9. capnwes

    capnwes Senior member

    Messages:
    9,240
    Likes Received:
    13,106
    Joined:
    Nov 2, 2011
    Location:
    The Gentleman Cave
    So.... You guys were right. NOVA sucks for thifting. I didnt find shite, save 3 pairs of cufflinks ( you know me). However before I left PA I found another sweet pair of Hanover longwings in brown(10 EEE/E). A older Nordstrom tweed suit. A burberrys sc and a pair of church's loafers I think they are 9.5. They are stamped 95 f. Pics when I return on Sunday.
     


  10. SpooPoker

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

    Messages:
    36,371
    Likes Received:
    36,927
    Joined:
    Oct 11, 2009
    Location:
    LuxeSwap
    


    :)
     


  11. eazye

    eazye Senior member

    Messages:
    5,012
    Likes Received:
    11,801
    Joined:
    Feb 28, 2009
    Location:
    Chiraq
    

    Did you see the Florsheims I posted today?
     


  12. 330CK

    330CK Affiliate Vendor

    Messages:
    2,402
    Likes Received:
    7,357
    Joined:
    Apr 2, 2008
    So, been trying to avoid thrifting and the temptation of this thread a bit, as there was a bike I've been lusting after for about a year or so that popped up on eBay. Was trying to conserve funds, but it ended over my budget, so the thrifting binge continues...

    First, NOS Sidi bike shoes. Nearly shit myself when I saw them in the case. Then :fu: when I realized they were women's. So, off to the 'Bay...

    [​IMG]
    [​IMG]
    [​IMG]
    [​IMG]


    Some ties... The Saks one is available. The rest I fancy.

    [​IMG]
    [​IMG]
    [​IMG]

    (Eagerly anticipating: "That Hermes isn't real. The carriage on the tag has too many spokes," and other such arguments that always follow the posting of an Hermes tie)

    More ties...

    [​IMG]

    Le Dunhill lighter:

    [​IMG]
    [​IMG]
    [​IMG]

    This is a Robert Graham, correct?

    [​IMG]

    Anyone want some great summer pants? Size 36 BNWOT Bill's Khakis yellow chinos:

    [​IMG]
    [​IMG]
    [​IMG]
    [​IMG]
    [​IMG]

    AE McAllisters:

    [​IMG]

    Andover Shop tweed:

    [​IMG]
    [​IMG]
    [​IMG]
    [​IMG]
    [​IMG]
    [​IMG]

    HF Tweed suit:

    [​IMG]
    [​IMG]

    Both tweeds are going into the vault until winter time, UNLESS someone has some equally awesome tweeds in a slim 38R to trade.

    Very vintage Sperry Top Siders. My guess, '50s/'60s?
    [​IMG]
    [​IMG]
     


  13. SpooPoker

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

    Messages:
    36,371
    Likes Received:
    36,927
    Joined:
    Oct 11, 2009
    Location:
    LuxeSwap
    ^ That Hermes looks real to me, and its awesome. As is that Dunhill lighter.
     


  14. noob in 89

    noob in 89 Senior member

    Messages:
    7,878
    Likes Received:
    7,751
    Joined:
    Dec 28, 2010
    That Hermes is kick-ass and the T&A is pretty sweet, too. Good score.
    :fistbump:

    In other news, wat's going on with darkmatter's prom!
     


  15. Digmenow

    Digmenow Senior member

    Messages:
    3,180
    Likes Received:
    761
    Joined:
    Mar 26, 2011
    Location:
    The Land of Pleasant Living
    
    Yes and that's my point. I'm no longer yielding to the temptation of 9.5 footwear. It's very disappointing when I put them on and they're too tight. :(
     


Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.

Share This Page

Styleforum is proudly sponsored by