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Alan Saint replied to Derek Gardner's item Show us your shoes
"Yes, they do look comfortable Kai."
yesterday
Alan Saint replied to Derek Gardner's item Show us your shoes
"Lovely penny loafers Steve, I am sure I have an identical pair of socks too."
yesterday
Steve Mearns replied to Derek Gardner's item Show us your shoes
"Yeah, nice beefroll and the broguhing adds a little something. Paid around £40 for them, if memory serves me well. "
yesterday
Kai replied to Derek Gardner's item Show us your shoes
"I like them a lot!"
yesterday
Steve Mearns replied to Derek Gardner's item Show us your shoes
"Not a New Year resolution but it's my intention to get on and actually wear some of the shoes accumulated over the past couple of years. I've got out the thick socks and a couple of cans of Schu stretcher spray and have started to break them in arou…"
yesterday
Kai replied to Laurent Bof's item What's on your turntable right now?
"...and quite different approaches to the same instrument!"
yesterday
Steve Mearns replied to Laurent Bof's item What's on your turntable right now?
"Nice pairing Kai. "
yesterday
Kai replied to Laurent Bof's item What's on your turntable right now?
"Two modern trumpet classics I only owned on CD previously "
yesterday
Kai replied to Kai's item THE PRINTED WORD
"In honour of the late great Lord Dunsby."
Tuesday
Aurelio replied to Aurelio's item Buy a Parka
"Well, I had a parka in '84 and I love it. And no, I don't ride actually a scooter... I like fishtails, that's all.
Thx!!!
 "
Sunday
Rod replied to Phil Thomsen's item My Dress of the day!
"We need some more fit pics!
It's not often I get to wear my old man's  Crombie but dug this out for a recent work trip to frigid Buffalo, NY. More details on the blog ..."
Sunday
THULL replied to Dave Davies's item What Gig's Have You Been To?
"Last few months:
Fontaines D.C
Geneva
Dirty Laces
The Gallerys
Cast
Clan of Xymox
Murder Capital (March)"
Sunday
Kai replied to Aurelio's item Buy a Parka
"Should be a real M51, though, or a real good replica. Do you ride a scooter, Aurelio?
Lost my parka in '86 or '87 and must admit, I haven't looked back ever since. Things might be different if I still was a scooterist, though...;-)"
Saturday
Aurelio replied to Aurelio's item Buy a Parka
"I know, Mod Goddess. But I like It, mod or not or not mod symbol.
Thx!!!"
Saturday
Mod Goddess replied to Aurelio's item Buy a Parka
"You don't have to buy a parka to be a Mod. Let your wardrobe speak for itself."
Saturday
Aurelio replied to Aurelio's item Buy a Parka
"Thx, Kai!!!"
Saturday
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THE PRINTED WORD

Having just noticed that the initiator of the latest "book" thread left the site taking the discussion with him, it's my turn again to revive it; being too important a topic to be dropped, imo.Having finished "Get Carter" by Ted Lewis over the…

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563 Replies · Reply by Kai on Tuesday

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 can…

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6515 Replies · Reply by Kai on Saturday

The Girl On A Scooter

A forth book is now added to my original trilogy of Mod stories and is available now on Amazon Kindle, 'The Girl On A Scooter.'
Matt Cowan, a young pharmacist and one of the original North London Mods was being transferred to Basidon in Essex to take on a new position as Drug Manager in Boots the Chemist in early 1964. 
A sudden appearance of a girl on a Vespa 125 scooter in a…

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