I asked this question a few years ago. http://www.styleforum.net/showthread.php?t=26996
Now, three years later, the shoes have held up well. I just had both pairs re-heeled. Funny story-- I sent them to different shops to see which cobbler did a better job, the one closest to my home or closest to my job. The cobbler in Westwood was more expensive, but did a much better job.
Originally Posted by Fuuma
Hmm, I just put stuff into my luggage, they never lose it. I probably have more chances of getting hit by a car than of permanently losing my luggage.
I put my suit, shirts & shoes, along with gym clothes & sneakers, in a large bag, and check it in.
In NYC this afternoon I saw a few small sized Sutors each for over $250.
But, they had what I think are these (as the soles and heel nails are the same) for $179 with the blue plastic shoe trees and bags.
They are by the check-out counter with the Lavin shoes.
I would have picked them up but I already have a pair of EG and a pair of C&J black captoes.
I just wanted to join the chorus and thank Chorse123 for the tan grain boots. They arrived yesterday, and I could not be happier.
Originally Posted by razl
Just wanted to say big thanks to chorse123!
I took him up on the proxy offer for a pair of the black calf and he got em, shipped em pronto, and they arrived today. It couldn't have worked out better and, as someone who's always hunting for hard-to-find ankle boots, I got a...