I would struggle to afford both pairs now, but if its a good enough deal then maybe i will just suck it up.
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Allen Edmonds Appreciation Thread - reviews, pictures, sizing, etc... - Page 3151post #47251 of 707377/31/14 at 4:28pmpost #47252 of 707377/31/14 at 4:38pmQuote:
That's an incredible deal, given they now (or would soon) retail at $395.post #47253 of 707377/31/14 at 5:13pmpost #47254 of 707377/31/14 at 5:15pmpost #47255 of 707377/31/14 at 5:20pmQuote:Originally Posted by BolognaFingers
RE: options for MTO, what kind of leathers can you choose? Anything they have available for other shoes? just what is in stock? or do they go out and find stuff?
So, let's say I wanted to recreate the 5 macneil on on the regular macneil last. Could I do that even if they don't currently stock anything with color 8 cxl?
Yes, you can make the MacNeil on the regular last no problem. This said, though, I don't think AE has any more burgundy CXL left. You can however choose any other leather they stock. I believe they have other types of leathers beyond what they are currently offering, such as navy or green suede, for instance.post #47256 of 707377/31/14 at 5:21pmWell they are "Firsts" but from Amazon.com, which some people on here have questioned their quality. A friend ordered some and took them to the AE store and they confirmed they were firsts though, so who knows.
Anyways, some sizes of strands are 230 and i had a previous 20% off coupon for signing up for emails or something, so it comes out to 190.post #47257 of 707377/31/14 at 6:42pmQuote:Originally Posted by peppercorn78
$250 for a DR made chukka? Yikes.
I wish they would reintroduce an unlined normal desert boot in the fall. For some reason I never saw the appeal of them until the Mojaves were all gone (and the Amok doesn't fit me well).
Clark's won't make them in wide, and neither will Rancourt. And I'm not dropping $500 on the Alden...
Pepper, how about Rancourt chukka on sale at Club Monaco with an additional 40% off?
Tan suede is actually less than Mojave seconds ($137+tax)post #47258 of 707377/31/14 at 6:49pmpost #47259 of 707377/31/14 at 6:50pmQuote:
There's more views on Rancourt's site: http://www.rancourtandcompany.com/blake-chukka-walnut-orion-suede.html
The sole is Lacta Helvea.
Edit: based on Rancourt's description, tan suede does actually appear olive: http://www.rancourtandcompany.com/blake-chukka-olive-mohave-suede.html.post #47260 of 707377/31/14 at 7:08pmpost #47261 of 707377/31/14 at 7:10pmpost #47262 of 707377/31/14 at 7:11pmpost #47263 of 707377/31/14 at 7:14pmpost #47264 of 707377/31/14 at 7:15pmpost #47265 of 707377/31/14 at 7:16pm
Was back reading a few days of posts...
AE has a new plain toe boot coming...
I've seen a picture, which had perforations on the side and back (My Cordovan mto will skip all perforations)
Did not see the sole, but think Long Branch's Vibram, with some light lugs.
Agree that the current boot choices are too limited.
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