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    The Rite Stuff

    Thank you Broark!
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    Denim Blunders, Reflections and General Nonsense.

    Anything to get a leg up on the fading competition.
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    Levi's Vintage Clothing

    Not LVC, but ‘90s Levi’s Japan S702XX:
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    iconic denim photos

    Ron Perlman.
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    The Sock Thread

    The Superior Labor melange socks:
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    Shoes that look better with age...

    Dr. Sole recently did an interview with Michiya Suzuki, former director of Red Wing Japan: https://www.drsole2011.com/blog-1/my-favorite-boots-9 Michiya has a new YouTube channel dedicated to boots too:
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    The ugliest Jeans in the world thread.

    Fugly and dumb:
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    These cutz don't heal

    The three pants I’m wearing now: Freewheelers 1943, Anatomica Utility Pants, and Cushman chinos:
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    I love the look of (somewhat) rusty buttons! But, I suppose it could be removed with white vinegar, a toothbrush and a solution of warm water and baking soda afterward to neutralize the acid in the vinegar.
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    Seamens shorts; I think going into their third summer now:
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    ^ Hollows.
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    Shoes that look better with age...

    Lofgren natural CXL derby shoes and M-43:
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    iconic denim photos

    I remember when some brands like Jelado IIRC we’re trying to bring back those vertical-ribbed shirts about 4-5 years back. Always felt too greezy for me!
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    Vasco cowhide teacore garrison belt:
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    iconic denim photos

    I swear I saw someone repro it; Warehouse maybe? Here's an original: Here's another Wolfie one, for the ladies, from Penney's:
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    iconic denim photos

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    iconic denim photos

    Here are various explanations for the origins of the belt buckle to the side: -Kept mechanics from accidentally scratching the paint job on cars with their belt -Keeps from scratching the back of a guitar while playing -Easier to whip off and hit someone with it -To show off the metal studs they added to belts -Looked cool Some modern recreational examples:
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    Vintage Denim?

    Yeah, it's just safer and more comfortable that way:
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    Vintage Denim?

    Yep, any longer and it could catch on the back of a saddle, you'd sit on the jacket (same reason the A-1 was adopted by pilots in '27) could cover up and get in the way of accessing a pistol/bullets:
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    The Flat Head

    Hold on to that Slab until it appreciates more in value.
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    Shoes that look better with age...

    I have no idea what the zoo-club thing is; my only guess is that ツーブー (tsubu) is some sort of backwards/typo version of ブーツ (butsu) or 'boots'. My Japanese isn't good enough for this mystery!
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    Vintage Denim?

    First-class find, Flash.
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    Unknown Non-Japanese Brands

    Really love French-style comic artists like Herge, and the best comic artist of all time IMO, Moebius.
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    Denim Blunders, Reflections and General Nonsense.

    If the shop's have a web site or social media then it might be better to contact them there and see if they can send you a PayPal invoice in the meantime.