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Shopping the Thrifty Gent, pt. 3

05-3-2013Jeff

I have another great round of items up for sale on Ebay right now, including suits by Brooks Brothers and Southwick, Brooks Brothers made-in-England dress shoes, pants by Luciano Barbera, … Continue reading

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Herringbone

03-31-2013Jeff

  Sportcoat: Fay, thrifted, $15 Trousers: Brooks Brothers, sale, $50 Shirt: Brooks Brothers, bought secondhand online, $40 Tie: BG&C, store sale, $20 Shoes: Crockett & Jones for Brooks Brothers, clearance, … Continue reading

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Awkward

03-30-2013Jeff

See that awkward, uncomfortable look on my face?  That’s the look that says, “I don’t like this ‘smart casual’ dress code and would really feel more comfortable in this outfit … Continue reading

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Welcome

03-29-2013Jeff

If you’ve just found my blog via the Fashion View page in the Voice-Tribune, welcome!  Hope you enjoy my attempts at fashion on a budget. Photo by Chris Humphreys, courtesy … Continue reading

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Fudging It

03-29-2013Jeff

I picked up a new navy blazer recently, anticipating losing a bit more weight.  I’m not quite there yet, and the jacket is a bit tight in the middle.  No … Continue reading

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Dedication

03-28-2013Jeff

When you go out in the snow to get pictures of your outfit, you know you’re dedicated.  Or that you have a problem.  I’ll leave it to you to decide … Continue reading

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Amazing Vintage

03-4-2013Jeff

Most of the stuff I buy, for myself or to sell on Ebay, is modern clothing, made in the last couple of decades.  But occasionally I come across an amazing … Continue reading

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Reweaving Info

03-2-2013Jeff

I mentioned in my last post that I’d spent some money on having a couple of holes in my new suit repaired by a reweaver.  I got some questions about … Continue reading

Ralph Lauren Purple Label Suit

Pfft.

02-28-2013Jeff

New office “Smart Casual” dress code?  Pfft.  Forget about it.  I want to wear my new suit. Suit: Ralph Lauren Purple Label, consignment store, $28 Shirt: Luciano Barbera, trade, $0 … Continue reading

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Shopping the Thrifty Gent, Part 2

02-26-2013Jeff

I have another round of great items up on Ebay this week, including Brooks Brothers tuxedo shoes, sportcoats by Zanella and Polo Ralph Lauren, an awesome H. Freeman custom suit, … Continue reading

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