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    MOD BARGAIN BUYS!!

    In this world of elitism and expensive buys,with a little imagination a mod look can easily be achieved! Which is good news for the younger mods who may have limited finances! So if u have picked up a bargain bit of clothing etc post a piccy and how…

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    485 Replies · Reply by Dave Davies 56 minutes ago

    What I bought today...

    Just thought that I'd start this topic as nobody has [bothered?] to start it yet! I was in one of my local charity shops today and bought these women's basket-weave, tassel loafers for only $8.50 AUD! Absolutely brill, to say the least! ;-) Now I…

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    4817 Replies · Reply by Alan S 5 hours ago

    The Spirit Of '79

    I know exactly where I was when I first heard The Jam - Going Underground and it wasn't sat at home watching TOTPS. We all looked at each other and went "What the f%$£!" as the whole (youth) club erupted into a skanking frenzy. Loafers, brogues,…

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    74 Replies · Reply by Gary D' yesterday

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    Derek Gardner replied to Derek Gardner's item Show us your shoes
    "John, I was not aware of the origins of DM's which surprises me, I always research that sort of thing  I also have some old Solovair shoes which I understand made DM's in the UK.
    You live and learn mate."
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    Dave Davies replied to John Paterson's item MOD BARGAIN BUYS!!
    "Not sure how uncool Brooks Taverner are (my guess is quite uncool)  but I just picked one of their shirts up brand new very cheaply (less than half the retail price), nice 3 finger roll, nice thick fabric and chunky buttons, only downside will need…"
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    John an original modernist replied to Derek Gardner's item Show us your shoes
    "Yes Derek I love my DM's normally wear them with Wrangler straights, but they look good with a smart pair of strides if you get the colour balance right. DM's were originally designed to correct posture after skiing accidents.I fear I have abused my…"
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    frames replied to Derek Gardner's item Show us your shoes
    "This is pretty definitive, too."
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    Mod Goddess replied to Derek Gardner's item Show us your shoes
    "I agree! It's got the making of a great thread! It'd be beneficial for the younger Mods who probably rely on the father to polish their shoes. ;-) Besides, it's always helpful to read others' ideas on brand recommendations, and the do's and do not d…"
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    The Snow Runner replied to Derek Gardner's item Show us your shoes
    "Go on do it. Polish is a great subject !"
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    The Snow Runner replied to Derek Gardner's item Show us your shoes
    "Quality Sir. I really like the look of the Grenson Two Tone."
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    Mod Goddess replied to Derek Gardner's item Show us your shoes
    "Read this article last August about a man named Dennis Whinfrey, if you want to read about well cared for shoes...

    Most repaired shoes in Britain"
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    Derek Gardner replied to Derek Gardner's item Show us your shoes
    "Thanks John, DM's !!! you wear DM's, now you have shocked me, I was going to post piccy's tonight of some of my loafers but after you have mentioned them I will be offering my DM's.
    I have tried several burgundy and ox blood polishes, actually I hav…"
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    John an original modernist replied to Derek Gardner's item Show us your shoes
    "Nice shoes G. Particularly like the Sebago and Grenson, being a bit of a traditionalist. Just as a by the way, my local Tesco,Sainbury and Morrisons no longer stock ox blood polish. Even the shoe repairer only does Bugundy. My DM's insist on ox bloo…"
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    Mod Goddess replied to Motown's item Cool Pictures
    "Thanks John. I like his music too, tbh."
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