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Unfunded Liabilities: a/k/a The Cloth Thread

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by Manton, Feb 10, 2008.

  1. bdavro23

    bdavro23 Distinguished Member

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    I'm stateside, so that probably complicates things. I don't need to offer Scabal, just thought it might be interesting. I was surprised at the pricing, but I haven't used Scabal in the past and just wanted to get an idea about the relative quality. I appreciate the offer!
     

  2. lordsuperb

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    My glenroyal jacket is not spongey at all. More of a rough flannel texture like Concordia mentioned. I don't like choices in the new glenroyal book.
     

  3. Mr. Six

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    Sponginess is in the hand of the feeler? (TWSS) It's not the spongiest tweed I have, but I find it spongier than others. I was disappointed by the additions to the Glenroyal book. There are still a couple of patterns in it that I like, but I was hoping for more interesting stuff when they said they were updating it.
     

  4. aristoi bcn

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    If you think Scabal has a high price tag don't ask about Dormeuil. Their agent in Paris quoted me 280€/m for the Vintage Sportex...
     

  5. kolecho

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    Lafayette?
     

  6. lordsuperb

    lordsuperb Distinguished Member

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    I don't understand you guys.
     

  7. aristoi bcn

    aristoi bcn Senior Member

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    No, Dormeuil shop itself.

    Dormeuil
    very expensive
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  8. lordsuperb

    lordsuperb Distinguished Member

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    No, its not. Talk to Fadi.
     

  9. aristoi bcn

    aristoi bcn Senior Member

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    New unfunded liability and the last one for some time: W.Bill Shetland.

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  10. usctrojans31

    usctrojans31 Distinguished Member

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    I like Scabal. You can usually get it at a pretty decent discount.
     

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    I love my Glenroyal grey herringbone sport coat. My favorite by far.
     

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    D67795E4-4CD6-4F61-B209-29C0DFE7C4E6.jpeg Finally decided to fund both of these Birdseye in double breasted
     

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