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    Free 2yr Shoprunner membership for Paypal members

    If you have a Paypal account, you can sign up for a free 2-year Shoprunner account, which gets you free shipping and returns from Brooks Brothers and a number of other stores. https://slickdeals.net/f/11958067-2-year-shoprunner-membership-trial-free-w-paypal
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    Brooks Has Killed The Iconic Oxford

    I quit coming here regularly after the last forum software update made everything nearly unreadable, but I still pop in once in a while...just to find the same arguments happening all over again! Sigh. See y'all in another five or six months.
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    First Shell Cordovan Purchase - Coloration Issues

    I don't see any blemish.
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    Thrift store blues & brags

    Barbour Beaufort, 46, with zip-in quilted liner:
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    AAAC Informal Trad Thrift Store Exchange

    ^ Shoo, that's pretty.
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    New Forum Layout

    I haven't spent a lot of time here since the update, mainly because it just looks cluttered and difficult to sort through the active threads at a glance to see what I'm interested in.
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    Ode to the Alden LHS

    Nah, that's not really true. There's a spectrum of fit with the Van last just like every other shoe. My LHS fit me tolerably well but not perfectly. After a whole day of wearing them, I've got some fatigue from the snug vamp across the top of my foot. But they're comfortable enough for me to...
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    Thoughts on Trad Uniforms/Minimalism - Same Thing Daily?

    This has zero interest for me.
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    Thrift store blues & brags

    What size are they? Asking for a friend. ;)
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    Thrift store blues & brags

    Wow! Those are stunning. Hope you're able to find out more!
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    Club Collars?

    I've had a couple and got rid of them. I also felt they looked affected and pretentious. IMO the best kind of club collar is quite soft with little or no interlining, has long points, and is pinned with an actual pin.
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    Everybody's favorite game: Shell or Not Shell? (Warning: Big Pics)

    They could have been a custom order and the buyer requested Rendenbach soles. All the ones AE had available would have been pre-stamped with the shell cordovan text.
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    JFK and shoes

    I always find it a fun mental exercise to try to figure out what was Googled when a new member resurrects an old thread.
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    Debate: did I just find a $20 mass-produced trad OCBD? (1/2)

    That gray stripe one is a poor example of an OCBD, for sure. ;)
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    Thrift store blues & brags

    Don't you dare leave us hanging like that.