Originally Posted by sccoopy
thanks guys, the discussion is very informative.
I don't care about recrafting, I don't think I will spend $85 on recrafting since I can always buy the factory seconds. Rubber sole does not bother me either. Based on my limited experience, rubber sole is more comfortable than leather sole as casual wear. These two shoes both have rubber soles.
So my follow up question is if a shoe is unrecraftable, then the...