But if you read closely, the shoe they had to switch to chocolate was the mcgraw loafer. I'm not sure I want very dark loafers.
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Allen Edmonds Appreciation Thread - reviews, pictures, sizing, etc... - Page 1129post #16921 of 707373/6/13 at 5:13pmpost #16922 of 707373/6/13 at 5:14pmQuote:
That would be my mistake. I just saw that one of the shoes had to be switched, and between quick reading and a few colors being throw in, I got "frazzled". I was wondering why you used the word "loafer," but it makes a lot more sense now. They'll be great.post #16923 of 707373/6/13 at 5:36pmpost #16924 of 707373/6/13 at 5:43pmpost #16925 of 707373/6/13 at 6:03pm
I think I actually need to exchange my Yumas. I've only worn them 3 times and they are developing a gnarly ridge in the sole where the balls of my feet rest. Really uncomfortable to walk in, actually. Hopefully this isn't a consistent problem with these boots!post #16926 of 707373/6/13 at 6:15pmpost #16927 of 707373/6/13 at 6:23pmpost #16928 of 707373/6/13 at 6:44pmpost #16929 of 707373/6/13 at 6:44pmpost #16930 of 707373/6/13 at 6:45pmQuote:
Someone said "discontinued" for the 2 for $250. I have not talked to anyone at AE, but that makes sense to me. They have previously done 2 for $200 on discontinued models. The really awesome part is that these did not necessarily have to be seconds. I got two Italian shoes last time and had the Quintons (returned them - kind of regret it). They look like firsts to me.
This is different than seconds of current models.
But shoot them an email and ask!post #16931 of 707373/6/13 at 6:55pmsomeone wanted to see my "modified" Jos A Bank shoe racks (same as the AE ones). Sorry for the small pics, but I'm just uploading to photobucket from my Android. Not worried about the quality! LOL. . .
Anyway, i went to the hardware store and bought dowels about the same thickness as the connecting dowels. With a coping saw I cut them about 1.5" longer than the originals. This left me with just about an inch of space in between each rack. If I had to do it over again, I probably would have added an extra inch, still.
here's a closeup of the spacing:
And several rows:
AE actually sells spacers made of cedar to add space, but they don't have them at Jos A Bank (and hence I can't get the at 70% off) so I didn't bother with them.
Hope this helps someone who needs more headspace in these racks!
-Jamespost #16932 of 707373/6/13 at 6:58pmIMO, the Malvern does not fit TTS. I had to size up half a size to get a good fit in the toe box. The rubber sole is very well done and does not detract from the look of the shoe. The only negative I would have about the soe is that I had to send back the first pair of Malverns I got due to the rubber heel covering coming loose. I've had them about a year now, and the same issue is happening to the second pair.post #16933 of 707373/6/13 at 7:17pmpost #16934 of 707373/6/13 at 7:51pmpost #16935 of 707373/6/13 at 7:53pmQuote:Originally Posted by masernaut
On the 2 for $250 sale, I didn't find much of note. I know one or two individuals on Reddit snagged a pair of Shell Dundees (7.5 & 11.5). The only boots I noticed were chukkas; Amok/Malvern/Katmai. The Italian loafers are on the list as well. If anyone is interested, here's the lists for 9D/9E/9.5D/9.5E/10B from the Shoe Bank. They're about a day or two old. I would still suggest shooting an e-mail in case they've added a wider selection to the list.
I remember someone was looking to snag a pair of Player's, well, this is your chance! They're on the list!
I forgot to thank you for uploading these earlier!
Edited by hexagon - 3/6/13 at 9:08pm
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