Vanda Fine Clothing - Official Affiliate Thread

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  1. zr3rs

    zr3rs Senior member

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    I am always ordering a custom size, but I think that, now that they regularly offer custom sizes, they switched to not stock a lot of standard sizes. They make them in-house anyway, so it is just a few days, and it is worth it.
     


  2. noobedloser

    noobedloser Senior member

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    Ahh i see. Thanks for the info. I actually went standard to avoid any kind of wait but its all good.
     


  3. jcmeyer

    jcmeyer Senior member

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    Yeah, no need to do standard next time if you want a different size - they are super fast about it and getting exactly what you want is a huge benefit. Which ones did you pick up?

    My last order has no doubt arrived at home but I won't be back until the 20th to see them!
     


  4. ericgereghty

    ericgereghty Senior member

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    I don't think I've gotten a Vanda that hadn't received the same treatment.

    To me, that makes it an even sweeter deal, as I KNOW that the tie (even with standard dimensions) is being made for me.
     


  5. gshen

    gshen Senior member Affiliate Vendor

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    @zr3rs is spot-on. We're a small team of 3 in the workshop, so it's almost impossible for us to keep ready stock for all ~200 varieties of ties you see on the website. If you order a standard sized tie though, it generally ships faster than custom ties as we tend to have the tie partially completed, linings pre-cut, etc.

    Also, the lead time is usually under a week unless it's peak season (e.g. Christmas).

    Off topic, but here's a little teaser of the Japanese cotton Olive Seersucker tie to be released in about 9 hours from now:

    [​IMG]
     


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    Epicure Senior member

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    Quote: Digging this tie, Gerald. [​IMG]
     


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  8. gshen

    gshen Senior member Affiliate Vendor

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  9. Veremund

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    Any details on that suit?
     


  10. gshen

    gshen Senior member Affiliate Vendor

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    Sure, bespoke in Singapore from Iris Tailor. Cloth is by Loro Piana.
     


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    PCK1 Senior member

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    Just ordered the navy seersucker...a cloth I hope to have a suit from in the near future too haha.

    I'm hoping there are more fun summery type ties coming down the pipeline soon!
     


  12. justinkapur

    justinkapur Senior member

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    i got mine from the first run and its a great tie! I just took delivery of my grey hopsack and another striped block tie which are both absolutely amazing. No surprise there lol
     


  13. Andy57

    Andy57 Senior member

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    Here's the navy self-stripe grenadine, in use for the first time today:

    [​IMG]

    It's a lovely tie, perfect for summer, and ties a great knot. Thumbs up!
     


  14. venividivicibj

    venividivicibj Senior member

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    ballsy jacket there. I'd be afraid to eat. or go outside at all really.
     


  15. Andy57

    Andy57 Senior member

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    [​IMG] eh, if it gets dirty it goes to the cleaners, like anything else. It's a state of mind.
     


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