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Posts Tagged ‘Clothes’

Hand-me-downs

In Adventures on September 6, 2009 at 12:18 am

If you’re 6-feet-4-inches tall, and you weigh ___ (a lot), you don’t have very many opportunities to inherit hand-me-down clothes. It doesn’t help that I’m an only child, either.

Usually if I wear someone else’s clothes it’s because I purchased them from a thrift store, but I was recently the beneficiary of previously-loved clothing from a departed family member. Read the rest of this entry »

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I bought a shirt.

In Adventures on July 15, 2009 at 12:07 am

Several, actually.

But don’t worry, they’re MITUSA-certified. They’re vintage. From eBay.

So yes, I’m killing the planet with fossil fuels used to deliver my new old clothes halfway across the country to my door. But I was DESPERATE! Read the rest of this entry »

I need to buy a shirt.

In Adventures on July 13, 2009 at 12:02 am

Oh. My. God. I am so sick of wearing these clothes. I never thought I’d miss a crisp, clean new shirt. But I do. I feel like I look like it’s last year. Or five years ago. Or some other time when I got all these clothes.

I look like a slob. More like a slob than usual, I mean.

It’s not like I want to go on a buying binge, but… Man! I want to go on a buying binge. Read the rest of this entry »