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Yay or nay on this Belstaff jacket.

Discussion in 'Streetwear and Denim' started by MilanoStyle, Jan 10, 2008.

  1. MilanoStyle

    MilanoStyle Distinguished Member

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    Before I pull the trigger on this jacket, I want to see what you guys think of it:

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    The colour of the jacket that I tried on was dark brown.

    Do you guys think this jacket is too trendy? I am looking to buy a leather jacket for long term wear.

    Also, how tight this kind of leather jacket should fit? When I tried this jacket on, I noticed that it fitted well around shoulder and upper arm areas (no extra leather buldging out).
     


  2. DNW

    DNW Stylish Dinosaur

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    Nice jacket. Yay!
     


  3. gdl203

    gdl203 Affiliate Vendor Dubiously Honored Affiliate Vendor

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    Yea
     


  4. Get Smart

    Get Smart Don't Crink

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  5. lawyerdad

    lawyerdad Stylish Dinosaur

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    [​IMG] on both the jacket and the dark brown
     


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    Nice...
     


  7. Maharlika

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    I want one!
     


  8. A Harris

    A Harris Distinguished Member Dubiously Honored

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    I'd have to try that one on and see how it looks cropped and with the sized-down pockets. But since you have seen it in person and like it, I'd say yea. Fitted is good. Dark brown is good.
     


  9. MilanoStyle

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    Thanks for the comments guys! I'll get it this weekend.
     


  10. DNW

    DNW Stylish Dinosaur

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    Thanks for the comments guys! I'll get it this weekend.

    How much?
     


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    Gus Stylish Dinosaur Dubiously Honored

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    It is a classic that happens to be trendy now. I think it will look great for years.

    Maybe I'll get one too.
     


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    How much?
    If he's paying retail, probably 12-14. Which one is this? It's like the Panther without the shoulder patches and belt. Anyway, if you like it and can afford it, it's a good jacket. Most Belstaff stuff is.
     


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    How much?
    It costs expensive.

    I want one too though, and I'm sure they're worth it. A Belstaff will most likely be my first leather jacket.
     


  14. DNW

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    If he's paying retail, probably 12-14. Which one is this? It's like the Panther without the shoulder patches and belt.

    Anyway, if you like it and can afford it, it's a good jacket. Most Belstaff stuff is.


    That's a chunk of change, but it's not too expensive considering it lasts a lifetime. And it looks better the longer you wear it. I'll probably get one once I'm out of school.
     


  15. A Harris

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    If he's paying retail, probably 12-14. Which one is this? It's like the Panther without the shoulder patches and belt.

    Anyway, if you like it and can afford it, it's a good jacket. Most Belstaff stuff is.


    It is shorter than the Panther, waist length, with sized down pockets. Not sure of the model name, Brad maybe?
     


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