or Connect
New Posts  All Forums:

Posts by Harrydog

Quote: Originally Posted by Manton Can't you do us all a favor and confine these musings to your sessions with your shrink? She after all is getting paid to hear it; we aren't. To the OP: black shoes with seersucker = Manton, Is General Sherman your new election year persona? Scorched earth, war is hell, and all that?
[ Quote: Originally Posted by Manton To the OP: black shoes with seersucker = I agree....but if the alternative is a Merrell suede slip on walking shoe? That was the question. I am not exactly sure of what he was wearing.....It was close to this....
Quote: Originally Posted by mr monty What color seersucker? Brown/white, blue/white, etc.? Blue/white seersucker I thought seersucker or a linen suit on the lawn at 9:00 in the morning is fine. I too would prefer a brown shoe, a cognac/canvas spectator, a woven spectator like the AE Hampstead.
Quote: Originally Posted by SoCal2NYC What did YOU wear? Light grey mohair/wool suit. White shirt. (spread collar/french cuffs) Blue/white/tan silk plaid tie; tan with white polka dot PS Tan Peals (C&J) Wholecuts
Quote: Originally Posted by teddieriley If formality is the central point, maybe you should be questioning his decision to wear a seersucker in the first place. I agree that Merrill walkers are unsightly in general, but excusable if one is going to be doing a lot of walking or have some feet issues, but whatcha gonna do? You can always slap him on the wrist with a ruler, I guess. The graduation was outdoors at 9:00 in morning. Faculty and...
Quote: Originally Posted by teddieriley is this another thread that is going to discuss what the "rules" are? Come on, this is what he wanted to wear, not you. Apparently he's aware of SF and some style cues so he's not totally ignorant. Only because I frequently reference the site and he was trying to beat me at my own game. Clearly, you are of the same opinion, power to you. Quote: Originally Posted by...
I am a teacher at a private day school in the northeast. We had graduation today. Faculty are expected to be in suits or jacket/slacks and tie. A colleague wore a Haspel seersucker suit, white button down, and a nice Drakes pastel plaid tie. No problem. Footwear? He wore dark brown suede Merrill walkers. Knowing what shoes he owns, I said I thought his black captoes were more appropriate (the school dress code specifies black or brown dress shoes.) He...
Quote: Originally Posted by jamaican Dude, my first order a Hove derby shoe (ordered in April 2007) took 3 1/2 months, the Rothschild brogue (ordered en of October 2007) took 7 months and the Cannes (ordered early January 2008) took 5 months on the dot. As for MTO options, check out the gazianogirling.com website: In short there are a good few designs (see the benchmade section on the website), each of which can be put on one of the four last shapes...
Looks terrible. The balance is all off. All the weight is acroos the hips and the chest and shoulders looks shrunken. Of course if that is the look you are after.....
Quote: Originally Posted by NorCal_1 you should read this thread first by Demmeter it's a classic Great thread. I would want to do a full resole so as to recork the footbed. Shoes that old and hard worn always feel funny on my feet when I put them on and feel the impressions of the previous owners feet.
New Posts  All Forums: