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NOVICE, 200 TIES IS QUITE ALOT, ONLY WANTED A FEW ?

Discussion in 'Ask The Artisan' started by SaltyJazz, Sep 23, 2017.

  1. SaltyJazz

    SaltyJazz New in Town

    HELLO ALL AND THANKS FOR HAVING ME ALONG,
    I WAS ON THE ROVKIN SCENE ,HEPCAT, ROCKABILLY, IN BIRMINGHAM UK, 20 YEARS AGO SO NOT A COMPLETE NOVICE,
    I AM A JAZZ TRUMPETER AND HAVE ALWAYS BEEN INTO JAZZ.SWING,RnR.RnB.,BLUES, GROOVES IF YOU GET THE PICTURE,
    A FEW MONTHS BACK I GOT A TAYLOR PHAT BOY FLUGELHORN (THE COOLEST INSTRUMENT EYES COULD EVER SEE) IT DIDNT COME WITH A CASE, SO I EVENTUALY FOUND A GREAT FULL GRAIN LEATHER SUITCASE , PAROMOUNT CANADA BROWN ,BASICALY REALY COOL,
    SO THAT MADE ME THINK FLUGELHORN SUPER COOL, CASE SUPER COOL, ME LET IT GO A BIT,, SO IM UPING MY GAME , GOT A COUPLE OF CHRISTYS HATS BLACK TRILBY WITH BROWN TWEED RIBBON AND A OLIVE GREEN FEDORA EARLY ONE,MADE TWO OF MY BROUGES INTO SPECTATORS BLACK& BROWN. &BROWN&BLACK, MADE SOME SPATS FOR MY BOOTS, 2 SUITS 1 M&S DOUBLE BREASTED PINSTRIPE PLEATS &TURNUPS, PLUS A BEBOP HUGOBOSS CROSSBREAST (MODERN BUT VERY GOOD )BRACES SHIRTS AND A FEW TIES,ALL TOGETHER LESS THAN £100 AT CHARITY SHOPS , SINCE THEN NEWSPAPERBOY CAPS , BROUGE BOOTS AND A BROWN PAIR OF PENNY LOAFERS ALL LEATHER BUT THE HORSE LEATHER ,FORGOT THE NAME BUT THE MOST EXPENCIVE SORT FOR £3.50 FROM CHARITY SHOP ,BARGAIN ,,,, PEG TROUSERS AND OTHER BITS,
    I BROUGHT A JOB LOT OF 50 TIES AND HE HAD 3 MORE SO I GOT THE OTHER150 FOR A GREAT PRICE, I COULD SEE A FEW THAT LOOKED LIKE 40S TIES SO THATS WHAT I WANTED,, BUT 200 TIES IS QUITE A LOT WHEN YOU SEE THEM,,,
    THEY SPAN A FEW DECADES ANDSTYLES,
    MY QUESTION IS WHAT DO I DO WITH THE REST ?
    SKINNY TIES, COMPANY TIES 1 BBC TELEVISION TIE, ALSORTS, DOES ANY OF YOU FINE GENTS HAVE ANY IDEAS HOW TO GROUP THEM TO SELL,
    I AM 52 AND THE LAST TIME I DRESSED WITH TIE AND JACKET NOT SUIT WAS AT SCHOOL, SO IM GREEN IN THIS DEPARTMENT ?
    HELP IVE TIED MY SELF IN NOTS
     

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