Originally Posted by Collector23
Just wanted to share a great customer service experience at Mountain & Sackett with everyone.
I recently ordered 2 regimental ties from M&S and noted that they were slightly wider than I expected when they arrived.
When I informed M&S, they graciously sent me replacements tie at my preferred width at no additional cost and offered to let me keep the first batch as well.
Hence, I would like to...
Originally Posted by mxgreen
I just received an e-mail from The Shoe Mart. They have a pair of the dark brown J. Crew longwings in 12D on the Barrie last - they are irregulars - for $289.
I realize I wasn't clear in my first post. The shoes are too big for me so I am not going to buy them. They are available for anyone who wears a 12D in the Barrie last; The Shoe Mart model number is FD-97572. I am unsure whether they...
Not looking to stir up a hornet's nest here but I e-mailed Mr. Huqstable this morning and just received his answer. I asked him to clarify whether my 12D RL Darltons were a UK11 or UK11.5. Here is the relevant part of his reply:
We do indeed make the Darlton bluchers, for Ralph Lauren in dark
congnac shell cordovan.
A US size 12 D is a UK size 11.5E in the last 325. Should you opt for
a shoe from our Handgrade range a full size down (11E) is recommended.
Originally Posted by Wes Bourne
According to Mr. Huqstable at C&J, they convert 1 full size for US retailers and brands. Your US9D should fit the same as C&J's UK8E.
So, even though the boxes on the Ralph Lauren shoes made by Crockett & Jones show a UK size that is 1/2 lower than the the US size, the actual UK size is one full size lower? That doesn't make sense to me.
Originally Posted by gregaz
Sold for $353.01!!!!!!! Brand new!!!! Insane!!!
I finished second on that auction. I didn't need it but was willing to go in at a little over $400. Maybe some people ignored it because RJ first stated that it was UK only.