When is the Next Brooks Brothers Sale?

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  1. Verniza

    Verniza Senior member

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    Oh boy, here we go. This the season of PAIN
     


  2. chenzhongbi

    chenzhongbi Senior member

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    Yes.
     


  3. ethan

    ethan Active Member

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    As far as I know, BB does not have free alterations. I paid about $40 to hem my pants and shorten the sleeves.
     


  4. CYstyle

    CYstyle Senior member

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    Depends on the alterations, ie Sleeves shortened or lengthened there's no charge. Hemming, letting out or taking in the waist and seat no charge. But for something major like recutting pants there's a charge.

    Black fleece and also golden fleece(which i guess were recalled) things like taking in the sides there were no charge, but there's a $15 charge for taking in or letting out the center seam.

    The alterations fee's are pretty low and not much to worry about if your in the right size and cut. I usually only need to pay $18 for taking in the sides
     


  5. NAMOR

    NAMOR Senior member

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    I've had free alterations done at the BBBF on Fillmore but it seems they were reluctant to offer the service on sale items
     


  6. Philip

    Philip Senior member

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    what do people think about the BBBF norfolk jackets? too ostentatious?
     


  7. CYstyle

    CYstyle Senior member

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    i like them. Was gonna get one, but I spent too much money already
     


  8. dieselman89

    dieselman89 Senior member

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    So $700 for 1818 suits... is that worth it?
     


  9. Thanks SF (a new me)

    Thanks SF (a new me) Senior member

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    hmm, interesting. I always get complimentary pants hemming and sleeves shortening (SC/suiting) from BB. The only time I remember paying for was an overcoat sleeve tab alteration and waist suppression of an SC...
     


  10. Patek

    Patek Senior member

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    What do you mean GF was recalled?
     


  11. Karl_in_Chicago

    Karl_in_Chicago Well-Known Member

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    I believe it was in reference to this.
     


  12. CYstyle

    CYstyle Senior member

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    Yeah just read that, haven't actually stepped into a BB in a while to confirm. Online shopping :D
     


  13. ballmouse

    ballmouse Senior member

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    FYI, I know they are 40-50% off in the summer sales. Of course that's another 6 months away...
     


  14. easy_golfing

    easy_golfing Senior member

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    how do the clark fit vs the milano? want to cop some cords
     


  15. brokencycle

    brokencycle Senior member

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    Any idea what the after Christmas sale at the outlets are going to be? Normally I can find some sweaters or accessories at the outlets - the one I go to never has suits or jackets that aren't 346.
     


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