THE OFFICIAL THRIFT/DISCOUNT STORE FIT PIC BRAGGING THREAD

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by eazye, Oct 24, 2013.

  1. Digmenow

    Digmenow Senior member

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    Thanks! The orange pants were a personal challenge to myself to see if I could comfortably wear something that bright.
     
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    This is my favorite fit of yours so far. That jacket is awesome!
     
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    Today, 100% thrifted by me.
    Unknown vintage cashmere blazer, swapped out the original gold buttons for horn. $4.99
    Hickey Freeman Legacy Broadcloth shirt, $4.99
    Paul Stuart tie, $1.99
    Topman gray flannel trousers, $9.99
    Alden snuff suede wingtips, $7.99
    Amazing Donegal tweed topcoat, made in Ireland, $9.99, I think. This is my first time busting it out. :slayer:
    Vintage BB beaver felt hat by Locke and Co, $9.99
    J Peterman baby alpaca scarf, $4.99
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    Entire outfit = a little over $50, thanks thrift thread!
     
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    Where's the axe and beard to go with this?
     
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    Well done, sir. I believe you are winning.
     
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    Double live thrift fit at the wine festival.

    Me
    Pendleton hat - thrifted by me
    Vintage alpaca tweed coat - thrifted by me
    Levi's - thrifted by me
    T shirt - gifted
    New balance - bought.

    Wifey
    Cheap jeweled sunglasses - thrifted by me
    Vintage tweed plaid pea coat - thrifted by me
    Hudson jeans - thrifted by me
    Boots - thrifted by her
    Purse - thrifted by her

    Winefest admission. Two for one - Groupon
     
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    barrelntrigger Senior member

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    Wow! Holly is very stylish!!!
     
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    eazy that is one of my favorite of yours ever
    and wes that is awesome!!!!
     
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    size 38R Senior member

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    Eazye absolutely killin' it. great fits all round guys![​IMG]
     
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    Thanks! I actually sold off everything except for the jacket pictures below. Fits me perfectly and is really cool. Everything else had pretty short sleeves (23" from the shoulder seam to cuff). Looks like this one was never worn and therefore didn't get the sleeves altered. I'll wear it in public eventually. :hide:



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    Today I found a pair of Allen Edmonds Chester wingtips in cordovan for $10 at Housing Works in New York City. I wear a size 14D, which isn't a very common size, so they're rarely available in clearance sales or second-hand shops, so these are a rare find.
     
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    ^^ Looks like this will be a recurring problem [​IMG]

    Great fits all. I'll share some soon!
     
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    We're not normally on the same page (I guess you find dark, low contrast combinations very flattering, though they make me look like a zombie), but I quite like this, apart from the tie knot being too large for the collar. That's some serious pot calling the kettle black territory here, as this is endemic to a lot of more recent BD shirts and is a big problem with my wardrobe.

    I'd also like a little more contrast between shirt/vest and tie/square. This thing, with a white shirt, knit tie that matches the darkest color in the plaid (black or navy?), tan/camel knit vest, and white linen square, would be pure fire -- at least in my book.
     
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    Wait, waaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaat.....

    What the hell, man -- I thought you were like fifty. :laugh:

    How do you know so much about obscure 1960s music?
     
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