Been to Studio Kim and was told they can't do chain stitch because they don't have the Union. Got them hemmed anyway, no problem what so ever. They also fixed my crotch blow out and did a fairly decent job on it.
Apologize to derail the thread. Let me ask a question in a different situation.
If there is a 3 seater in a fairly open space on a train, the 2 isle seats are taken but the middle seat is empty. Would you move over to the middle seat if asked by a women? She seems to be healthy and able. I prefer the isle seat and I lined up early just to get one of them.
Originally Posted by Towers
I think it's tough for people to buy nice shoes they will be trudging through slush and salt 5 months a year. I usually switch to crappy rubber-soled winners specials once the snow starts to fall, and they're ready for the garbage come spring.
+1. I know what you mean. I put on topy when it is ugly outside. But I will never put my nicer shoes in them. I keep a pair or two in the office, so that they will...
While they may drive Porsches and Mercedes and they may spring $$$ for Italians, they have no comparison / knowledge about English shoes. What they need is a story behind English shoes. Shoe prices (and all prices in general) are substantially higher in Canada. It would be hard to convince an average person (or a person with sizable disposable income) to spend a large amount on shoes without a good knowledge base. It is pretty ironic that a SA is wearing Lobbs while he...
Originally Posted by patrickBOOTH
My girlfriend has these beat up boots that she loves so much, but I couldn't stand looking at them in their condition anymore. I had to do something about them. A little Saphir'l do ya well...
Yes, I just polished one of them, just for laughs.
Thanks to my lady for being a good sport.
Oh yeah, I charged her $22 for a new jar of Renovateur too.
Good job. I polish the shoes for my SO from...