Its not about living in a perfect world. Its about not wanting to wear boots with holes or stretch marks on them. You,must be one of the lucky ones from the pics I have seen the holes are sometimes in VERY visible places
Show us the holes, that would bother me way more than some stretch marks.
Funny thing is they could mark the hole in the sole the way Frye does, or stamp them IRR on the inside, but they blatently destroy otherwise fine boots with holes.
IDK, I'm a 10.5 in Thorogood moc wedge and a 10.5 in RW 875. Thorogood is true to size IMO. I am also a 10.5 in Frye. I think it's Wolverine that runs 1/2 size large. I have never heard anyone say go down 1.5 sizes.
I would say...
Originally Posted by themonster
So I just received those STP "factory seconds" with a friggin hole on the side. I could understand scratches and uneven stitchings, but a hole should be considered...
Originally Posted by hoit1981
Had my canyon boots resoled. The white vibram things had become an absolute death trap - the slightest hint of moisture and I would fall on my ass. Had these rugged commandos put on and so far,...