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>> No. 5233 Anonymous
14th July 2015
Tuesday 3:05 pm
5233 Big shoes for a big guy
For the men who are or were 300lbs, what is/was your shoe size? It seems like my feet are too wide for 13s so I just ordered some 14s. Hopefully, that'll be bearable.
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>> No. 5234 Anonymous
14th July 2015
Tuesday 3:08 pm
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Depending what kind of shoes you're after buying, they generally come in widths as well as lengths. I've got quite fat feet, so when I'm after dress shoes I often have to order into a shop to make sure that they're wide enough for my sturdy hooves.
>> No. 5235 Anonymous
16th July 2015
Thursday 8:48 pm
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>>5234
>order into a shop
I don't quite understand what you mean by this. I assumed you meant that you just enter a shop in-person and inspect what's on display but it sounds like there's an alternate interpretation here. Explain.
>> No. 5236 Anonymous
16th July 2015
Thursday 8:57 pm
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Plenty of specialised retailers do shoes in large sizes or in extra wide fits. Jacamo go up to size 16, with wide fittings in many styles.
>> No. 5237 Anonymous
16th July 2015
Thursday 9:02 pm
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>>5235
I know with Clarks you can order shoes to be delivered to a store, without actually having to pay for them, to try them on.
>> No. 5238 Anonymous
16th July 2015
Thursday 11:38 pm
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>>5235
This is what I meant: >>5237

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>> No. 5189 Anonymous
25th June 2015
Thursday 11:52 am
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How do I ask for a generic short on the sides, longer on top haircut? For a regular bloke's hairstyle like in this pic, do I just say "gimme 3 on the back and sides, and leave 1 inch on the top?"
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>> No. 5228 Anonymous
4th July 2015
Saturday 5:35 pm
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May I hijack this thread? I'd like to hear some advice on a similar topic.

How do I figure out which haircuts will suit me and which won't? Is there some sort of a guide like that picture about choosing glasses?

I'm sporting a butch cut right now. I'd like to try something new, the only requirements being low maintenance and short hair length.

The picture is an example of a haircut I fancy. I'm not sure if it will look good on me though.
>> No. 5229 Anonymous
4th July 2015
Saturday 5:35 pm
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>>5228
Another pic.
>> No. 5230 Anonymous
4th July 2015
Saturday 5:49 pm
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>>5228
>>5229

Like this?
>> No. 5231 Anonymous
4th July 2015
Saturday 6:16 pm
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>>5228
>>5229
Are the men topless in all your examples?
>> No. 5232 Anonymous
4th July 2015
Saturday 7:14 pm
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>>5230
Aye, thanks lad.
>>5231
Sorry, whatever I was able to find on the Net.

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>> No. 5212 Anonymous
1st July 2015
Wednesday 3:26 pm
5212 Facial hair
I just need ideas for what sort of facial hair I should cultivate. I am recently clean shaven from a homeless style full beard. I am thinking of some sort of linking up sideburns and moustache job, but can be persuaded to try something else.
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>> No. 5213 Anonymous
1st July 2015
Wednesday 5:23 pm
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>>5212
Don't shave or 'trim' at all for 8-10 weeks and then make your decision after that.
>> No. 5214 Anonymous
1st July 2015
Wednesday 5:30 pm
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>>5213
Given that OP has just shaved off a full beard, I would have thought he'd know how to grow one and what his face looks like with one. Even with that in mind, it's hard to think of any stylised facial hair that doesn't make a person look like a wanker.
>> No. 5215 Anonymous
1st July 2015
Wednesday 5:42 pm
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>>5214
This. Either beard or none. Not even a goatee.
>> No. 5219 Anonymous
1st July 2015
Wednesday 6:51 pm
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>>5212
You should have shaved it off in stages, trying different styles as you got rid of it.
>> No. 5227 Anonymous
2nd July 2015
Thursday 2:47 am
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>>5212

Didn't you stop and think "Maybe I'll re-style this." before shaving it all off? You could have done a lot with it and now you'll just have to grow it back in again wasting precious calories. Pointless.

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>> No. 5198 Anonymous
30th June 2015
Tuesday 10:42 pm
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What's the best way to dry your bumcrack after showering or taking a bath?

Toilet paper leaves clags behind and no matter how thoroughly I wash it seems to be up to chance whether or not they'll come back a little bit brown, so I don't want to use a towel and risk leaving brown stains on it.
Simply not drying it is no good, it leaves you feeling squelchy all day.
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>> No. 5222 Anonymous
1st July 2015
Wednesday 10:06 pm
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I was going to make a thread about something similar and then saw this.

My arse stinks. I shower every day, etc. but whenver I go to bed, even if I haven't shat, I can smell my arse, it's fucking disgusting. Taken to giving it a right seeing to IYKWIM in the shower.
>> No. 5223 Anonymous
1st July 2015
Wednesday 10:49 pm
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>>5217
>>5218
>>5221

Have you done studies into whether or not people stink if this is an issue for them? I'm just curious how you came by this certainty.
>> No. 5224 Anonymous
1st July 2015
Wednesday 10:57 pm
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>>5223
I have previously worked as a care assistant in a nursing home, a gastro ward and a stroke rehabilitation facility. I have showered, washed, and wiped hundreds of arses. There is something seriously wrong with your arse (or perhaps your washing technique), mate.
>> No. 5225 Anonymous
1st July 2015
Wednesday 11:06 pm
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>>5224

I didn't say it happened often, just occasionally enough that I didn't want to risk getting shit on my towel. Even if it didn't happen ever, I'd not want my towel in there.
>> No. 5226 Anonymous
2nd July 2015
Thursday 12:40 am
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>>5222
Does it smell of poo, though? Because that's the difference between a leaky bum and a mere hotbed of bacterial growth.

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>> No. 5178 Anonymous
21st June 2015
Sunday 3:10 pm
5178 Beard help
I haven't shaved for a couple of years, but as I now need to somewhat integrate into normal society I plan to do so. Should I just go completely clean shaven or do it in stages? Am vaguely tempted to go for Victorian sideburns meeting handlebar moustache look.
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>> No. 5183 Anonymous
21st June 2015
Sunday 4:17 pm
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>>5181

Is your job something very gay?
>> No. 5184 Anonymous
21st June 2015
Sunday 4:20 pm
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FFS, all that beard and that's what you do with it. If I was as hairy as you I'd be king of the fucking world.
>> No. 5185 Anonymous
21st June 2015
Sunday 4:21 pm
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>>5183
What a boring and stupid question. Fuck off. You've exhausted my goodwill.
>> No. 5186 Anonymous
21st June 2015
Sunday 4:32 pm
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My beard gets to this at around the 10-12 month mark. For the love of God, put some Mr Rugged Beard Balm in it or something and sort it out.
>> No. 5187 Anonymous
21st June 2015
Sunday 5:06 pm
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>>5181
I agree with this chap. You don't need to shave it all off, just neaten it up. Go to a decent barber's and ask them to tidy it up and shape it for you; a well-kept beard certainly won't keep you from finding a job, but it will make everyone think you're a hipster. I assume you're used to that by now though.

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>> No. 5000 Anonymous
30th August 2014
Saturday 1:20 am
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What's this hair style called?
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>> No. 5007 Anonymous
30th August 2014
Saturday 11:54 am
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It's a Caesar cut that's grown out a bit (or the fringe has been left long deliberately).
>> No. 5014 Anonymous
13th September 2014
Saturday 7:06 pm
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Someone could always visit his site and give him a subtle hint.

http://www.lehmiller.com/
>> No. 5151 Anonymous
26th April 2015
Sunday 11:36 pm
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It's getting bigger!
>> No. 5175 Anonymous
10th May 2015
Sunday 11:12 pm
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>>5151

I think I've cracked it. The guy is concealing a receding hairline. Some guys bald from the centre rather than the sides.
>> No. 5176 Anonymous
11th May 2015
Monday 7:13 pm
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The Twat

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>> No. 4578 Anonymous
26th September 2013
Thursday 5:24 am
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I'm growing my hair to nirp length. Don't ask why, it's just something I have to do.

Regardless, what should I be doing to it before it gets that long in relation to cutting/trimming it? It's on just really spilling out of my collar now, but it's very "bottom heavy" and I'm looking to avoid a pseudo-Osmond-do if possible.
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>> No. 5123 Anonymous
27th December 2014
Saturday 1:16 pm
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>>5122

I like that threads on .GS have such longevity. I'm still growing, and was most recently compared to one of the BBC musketeers. The good looking one, whichever that is.

I liked the comment a bit.
>> No. 5171 Anonymous
10th May 2015
Sunday 10:38 pm
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OP here, it has been two years since I last had a shear, but twice this week I've been inspired to do so again.

First it was a dream in which I had short hair and enjoyed it, and because you should do everything your imagination tells you to my mind was already made up. But just now I started watching Prometheus and remembered that David was the reason for another haircut soon after I first saw the film. That guy's so cool looking.

I'll be handing in my Long Hair Club membership card and club issue Browning 9mm later this week.
>> No. 5172 Anonymous
10th May 2015
Sunday 10:51 pm
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>>5123
>> No. 5173 Anonymous
10th May 2015
Sunday 10:57 pm
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>>5172
Okay, that was unfair of me.
>> No. 5174 Anonymous
10th May 2015
Sunday 11:10 pm
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>>5173

I can live with that. Though I have since had it trimmed back.

>>5171

Godspeed, lad. I think everybody in this thread has probably cut a bit by now. The point is to try new things and see if they look good (or shit). Hope your crop serves you as well as it did in your imagination.

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>> No. 5165 Anonymous
5th May 2015
Tuesday 10:31 am
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If I'm growing my hair out, do I still need to get it cut, so it doesn't just become a mess? Currently all my hair is the same length, I'm not sure if I need to get it tidied up or if that'll just make the growing process take longer.
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>> No. 5166 Anonymous
5th May 2015
Tuesday 10:33 am
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If you leave it too long without a trim you'll look like a mentalist. Tell your hairdresser "I'm growing it out, I just want a light trim" at least eight times, or they'll fuck it up. Use conditioner.
>> No. 5167 Anonymous
6th May 2015
Wednesday 12:29 pm
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I have not cut my hair for about 6 years now, it is now down to my waist.
It needs brushing every day at a minimum, otherwise it becomes a horrible mess.
>> No. 5168 Anonymous
6th May 2015
Wednesday 12:42 pm
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>>5167

Do you also have a beard and an extensive collection of metal t-shirts?
>> No. 5169 Anonymous
6th May 2015
Wednesday 12:54 pm
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>>5168
He's probably just going for a man bun.
>> No. 5170 Anonymous
6th May 2015
Wednesday 1:01 pm
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>>5168
>brushing
He's either a girl or a bumder.

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>> No. 5152 Anonymous
28th April 2015
Tuesday 2:18 am
5152 Emergency Trainers
Slight emergency

I have this thing, this Thursday. It possibly involves a bit of running but more than likely will not.

I had contemplated buying a proper pair of trainers that are comfortable, grip well and are designed for a small amount of running. But my current trainers seemed to work well enough. That was until I went out earlier when it was a bit drizzly and they seemed to slip a little over a metal grate on the pavement.

So now I have to find a pair of trainers that accomplish the prior mentioned characteristics AND in either Sports Direct or Decathalon as amazon estimate that they won't be able to deliver trainers before Thursday. Not to mention I'm not about to spend more than £30 on trainers, never have never will.

So what do you lads recommend?
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>> No. 5160 Anonymous
28th April 2015
Tuesday 6:56 pm
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>>5159

This. I got a reasonable pair of gym trainers for about fifteen quid from there. Everlast or something.
>> No. 5161 Anonymous
28th April 2015
Tuesday 7:13 pm
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>>5159
I tried hard not to point this out. I really did.
>> No. 5162 Anonymous
28th April 2015
Tuesday 9:45 pm
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Well I forgot about this thread

I meant recommendations on shoe brands. Not recommended course of action.
>> No. 5163 Anonymous
28th April 2015
Tuesday 10:13 pm
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>>5162

I think Deichmann had a narrow selection of £30 Nikes if I remember correctly.
>> No. 5164 Anonymous
28th April 2015
Tuesday 10:25 pm
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>>5162

Brand is irrelevant. £30 is about what you would expect to pay for an off brand equivalent of a £70 pair of Nikes or Adidas.

Speak to the person in the shop about what you need them for and he'll show the most expensive ones they have, then get a budget pair in the same style and function.

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>> No. 5143 Anonymous
16th March 2015
Monday 10:08 pm
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I don't suppose there's a way to find out what red trainers Kilian Martin is wearing in Altered Route is there? I think they're nice. Another five people asked in the Youtube comments. The suggestions were as follows

>DC match WC model red
>Vans
>Red Supras

but nothing looks just like them. I think the DC ones have the best resemblance but I wonder if he deliberately removed the logos because of sponsorship with another company or something?

https://www.youtube.com/v/cbSbbY5ibas
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>> No. 5146 Anonymous
16th March 2015
Monday 10:55 pm
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Actually, I think they're just Vans with the labels removed.
>> No. 5147 Anonymous
16th March 2015
Monday 10:58 pm
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>>5146

I think you're right. Thank you.
>> No. 5149 Anonymous
17th March 2015
Tuesday 1:04 am
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I'm curious. Who's he expecting to sell this to? An amputee?
>> No. 5150 Anonymous
17th March 2015
Tuesday 1:27 am
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>>5149

What else is Kurt Yaeger going to do with his useless pile of left shoes?
>> No. 5177 Anonymous
25th May 2015
Monday 1:22 pm
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>>5149

I think it's a common skater affectation to mix and match colours of shoes, though they're normally bright colours.

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>> No. 5127 Anonymous
11th February 2015
Wednesday 5:47 am
5127 Backpacks
This is probably the right place, right?

So I was about to go on Amazon to buy the cheapest backpack I could find as it turns out all my flatmates use theirs to carry the shopping back meanwhile I use a bag for life that cuts into my fingers on the journey back making my arms sore when I return with enough tinned food to feed several impoverish African villages or Vanessa Feltz .

Then I had a horrid reminder into my school days where your backpack determined your worth and if you chose poorly you'd tell all the other kids that you're a spastic joey.

So what's a good backpack?
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>> No. 5138 Anonymous
11th February 2015
Wednesday 7:34 pm
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>>5135
thirding the military surplus idea I had a rucksack that could fit 24 cans of beer easily. It was only when the stitching on the straps just gave up the ghost after nearly 10 years of service that I got rid of it. Never mind the fact that it wasva bit sad for a man in his mid thirties using a bag covered in heavy metal band patches covering it.
>> No. 5139 Anonymous
11th February 2015
Wednesday 7:39 pm
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>>5132
Paying £57 for a bag?
>> No. 5140 Anonymous
11th February 2015
Wednesday 7:52 pm
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>>5139
Yeah? And?
>> No. 5141 Anonymous
11th February 2015
Wednesday 8:03 pm
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>>5140
Wait until he finds out how much Gucci charge for theirs.
>> No. 5142 Anonymous
11th February 2015
Wednesday 10:19 pm
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buy a car, OP

(A good day to you Sir!)

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>> No. 4060 Anonymous
27th August 2012
Monday 7:03 pm
4060 Suit recommendations
I am getting a suit tailored soon. Give me recommendations for materials, colours and all sort of other poofish details. I know that due to my build single breasted always works best.

I am getting it mostly for social type events as I've not had to wear one for work for over six years.

I don't want to look like a corporate type as I did that before and I also don't want to look too eastend gangster either, although that might happen irrespective of the suit. Vaguely Victorian gent or Imperial adventurer without getting into historical re-enactment territory is more the look I want.
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>> No. 4065 Anonymous
29th August 2012
Wednesday 5:42 pm
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>>4063
That is his MI5 mind control stare used to hypnotise and hence neutralise troublesome patriots. Look more closely and you just may see the wood for the trees.
>> No. 4066 Anonymous
31st August 2012
Friday 3:30 pm
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>>4065

I thought he was ex-SAS, not MI5?
>> No. 5124 Anonymous
20th January 2015
Tuesday 5:00 pm
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Bumping for ARE SIMON.

(A good day to you Sir!)
>> No. 5125 Anonymous
20th January 2015
Tuesday 7:00 pm
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>>5124
>31st August 2012
>> No. 5126 Anonymous
20th January 2015
Tuesday 7:21 pm
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>>5125
He wouldn't have had to bump it otherwise.

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>> No. 5111 Anonymous
11th December 2014
Thursday 9:40 pm
5111 shoes too big
Bought some shoes online and they're too big. Already worn them so can't return them. Tried them on in the shop, seemed to fit nicely but they feel too big in the real world. The shoes are the right width but too long. I can feel my feet sliding longitudinally.

Things I've tried: insoles and stuffing some socks into the toe area. Insoles didn't do anything and neither did the socks, maybe I should try more socks? I also read you can try shrinking leather shoes by immersing them in water. I don't think this will work with mine because they're waterproof also I don't want to totally ruin them.

If I take them to a cobbler or a haberdasher is there anything they can do?
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>> No. 5117 Anonymous
12th December 2014
Friday 2:25 pm
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>>5116
Putting an insole in will help, but I'd encourage you to heed >>5113's advice - wearing shoes that are too big is bad for you.
>> No. 5118 Anonymous
12th December 2014
Friday 11:04 pm
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>>5117
Fair point.

Though I did mention in the OP that insoles did not help.
>> No. 5119 Anonymous
13th December 2014
Saturday 12:48 pm
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>>5113
Due to distance trading laws items purchased online must be returned within 7 days unless the site has a separate additional returns policy.
>> No. 5120 Anonymous
13th December 2014
Saturday 4:56 pm
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>>5119
It's now 14 days.
>> No. 5121 Anonymous
13th December 2014
Saturday 5:27 pm
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>>5120
And it'll still be two days 'til we say we're sorry.

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>> No. 5096 Anonymous
29th November 2014
Saturday 2:40 pm
5096 Losing hair
Need a bit of advice guys.

I'm 23 (24 in a couple of months) and my hair is becoming noticeably thinner. It has receded a little at the front but nothing major. The crown of my head is the issue, you can't see bare scalp, but it is visible.

From the front and the sides, it looks okay but if you look at the top and the back if I am looking up it is noticeable.

Does anyone here have experience going bald at a young age? It wouldn't bother me so much if I was in my thirties, but I'm not. When is the point you should buzz it? I thought about having it progressively shorter and shorter before shaving it all to make it less of a dramatic transition.

Any tips of making it thicker or at least looking somewhat decent bald? I have pretty good facial structure, but I'm only 5' 8" so I don't have height on my side. If I grow a beard and hit the gym does it just look like I'm overcompensating?
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>> No. 5103 Anonymous
29th November 2014
Saturday 4:36 pm
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>>5100
That's no excuse, if they make an exception for you they'd have to make an exception for everybody. Can you imagine the exodus of posters from this site if it appeared as though the mods make it up as they go along?
>> No. 5104 Anonymous
29th November 2014
Saturday 5:11 pm
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Hair transplant.
>> No. 5105 Anonymous
29th November 2014
Saturday 5:45 pm
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>>5096

Just shave it, mate. It doesn't hurt and it looks smart. Don't go full slap head, just get a 1 gauge. When it becomes obvious your hair will already be short so it's be harder to notice for other people and easier to transition to a 0 gauge.
>> No. 5109 Anonymous
29th November 2014
Saturday 6:31 pm
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>When is the point you should buzz it?
>I have pretty good facial structure
>I'm only 5' 8"
>If I grow a beard and hit the gym does it just look like I'm overcompensating?

I understand the anxiety but your overall appearance really isn't about just stats or individual features, it's about how they come together. Take Statham here, if I remember right he's 5'9" or 5'10", athletic and traditionally masculine looking, so he dresses/grooms to play up to this and his overall look comes together really nicely.

Be Statham, my son.

Or, failing that, pick out people you do like the look of and note why you like them. You find the more you develop your taste, the more comfortable you'll feel in your own skin.
>> No. 5110 Anonymous
1st December 2014
Monday 5:54 am
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>>5096

Mate I started losing my hair at 16 it's nothing. Just shave it off and run with it. Going to the gym is always better so you should start doing that anyway plus a thicker neck makes a bald head look better and you less like a sick idiot.

Don't try comb overs or balding men haircuts like faux hawks cause you'll just look like a cunt.

http://healthland.time.com/2012/09/28/shave-it-off-how-bald-guys-can-look-more-manly-and-dominant/

Also according to this being bald might make you appear taller.

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