The Ultimate Toronto Thread

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by scatterbrain, Dec 29, 2014.

  1. Cityplace

    Cityplace Senior member

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    This would be helpful - I just got dinged for a Kent Wang suit, which I've never had before. And it looks like I'm definitely going to be hit with a skoak package...
     


  2. NickInTO

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    BNN missed this angle when we covered the rate cut yesterday - "the lower loonie and guys who spend too much money importing clothing"
     


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    "So what does this mean for the average Canadian?"

    "Well Paul, I'm just going to ignore that question and tell you that I now have pretty much zero chance of breaking in a new pair of loafers before the summer is over. I hope Mr. Poloz is happy"
     


  4. NickInTO

    NickInTO Senior member

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    Won't somebody please think of the Carminas???
     


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    Speaking of which. I'm ordering something tomorrow. Just trying to decide which one. Burgundy Cap or Snuff Derby.

    Not the best time, but I see an increase on the horizon. Also EUR likely moving up (can it get any worse?)
     


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    That's not what I wanted to read today! I've been on a losing streak all summer (Exquisite Trimmings x2, Pediwear, Epaulet, NMWA, eBay), with 2 KW orders in progress. Even a $12 battery for my camera was "sent for further processing".
     


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    Yeah, my Skoak package got dinged - nice 20% charge...

    Wish Leatherfoot could organize GMTOs!
     


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    What!? That's insane. What courier? CP?
     


  10. Cityplace

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    Yep, Canada Post - $185 on a pair of Carmina boots...
     


  11. TOstyle

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    Jesus H that's horrible. Those duties are killer!

    I would 1000% be up for @Viral muling some stuff back from the US instead.
     


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    in shock. Damn.
     


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    Hey guys,

    The Brooks Brothers Black Fleece double monks in brown are 60% off at the Toronto location.

    So $765-60% = good price for C&J
     


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    The RBC or the Yorkville location?
     


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    I'm convinced the CBSA has my name down on a list somewhere :)

    Even the canada post lady was shocked by the duties bill!
     


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