To my Alden bros... I've listed my Wingtips (Hampton Last, 9.5D) in Ebay:
Just let me know if posting eBay links is inappropriate
visiting DC for the first time this week for a conference and luckily, my hotel is 2 blocks away from Alden.
Walked into the store and there it was, Cigar captoe in 9E laying on the floor. I've never tried the Grant last before
and I was surprised by how comfortable it is. So my impromptu visit accomplished 2 things - my proper Grant Last size 9E (my usual is 9D Barrie, TB) and to behold the nice cigar shade. I pleaded with Kathy but she said it was just bought by a...
I found little opportunity to wear these Unionmade Laguna Chukka (Trubalance, Bison leather) when they looked like these
After a fine resoling job by Pioneer Renewer SF, the look offers more flexibility and I've worn them more. Plus the added comfort of the TB last on a 6 eyelet platform.
Congrats on the inbound Ravello NST. I definitely miss the pair I sold.
Late last year I applied some saphir renovateur on cordovan shoes and stored them away. A few days ago I opened up some alden boxes and noticed a waxy deposit especially around the stitching area on several pairs. Has anyone observed this before? What would be the best way to clean them up again?
Thanks in advance.
On another note... very excited to get this pre-order