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Dat sock game.
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Edited by gettoasty - 12/24/12 at 4:53pm
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Originally Posted by BB1 View Post


Yes, I was commenting on the likely quality and not the design. The design is good, but it is not even remotely possible to make a reasonable quality boot for mere $45. Plus H&M are world renound for making poor quality stuff. Now we hear that "the leather feels like plastic". My point is that quality and design both matter. H&M only got it half right.

 

I was talking more about the other stuff.  I don't care if a giant fur coat is good quality, you know? So I'd rather pay $50 for it since I'm only gonna wear it once in awhile.  It's a good opportunity to have fun with design without spending a fortune.  

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^Sometimes its good to laugh at yourself be a bit ridiculous and not have to spend $1000 doing so.

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Originally Posted by gong View Post

The quality debate has been done ad nauseam here but who cares? Do you really need a pair of $50-$100 boots to last you forever?

It's not like buying a $50 boot is the same as taking out a one year lease on a $500 boot. They didn't feel like they would break in very well or be very comfortable and they seemed like they would look cheaper as they aged. Also, they were 199 euros so I was judging them on that at the time. Obviously for under a hundred bucks you could do a lot worse.
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Ha yea if H&M offered those boots at $50 at the same quality level, with no brand affiliation, and very likely still buy them (and wouldn't have to go through a proxy either...). At the right price, expendable clothing is a "forgivable sin," (lol) we can't all afford the best of every piece all the time, especially with alternatives.
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copped petrov colour block - gave away as gift to bro. rly nice

copped Closed knit DB blazercard for pops. quality is really good. I recommend
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youre a nice sibling - Closed never gets mentioned that often--ive never handled but i hear their pants are well made.

Just kopped a pair of CP black original rec at 50% off at Ssense----theres not many left around especially at 50% off
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The H&M boots have no soul. The leather feels like plastic.

They're are shoes. They're not supposed to have soul. As long as they don't lack sole, I'm fine.
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They're are shoes. They're not supposed to have soul. As long as they don't lack sole, I'm fine.

They felt exactly like wearing h&m shoes - very uncomfortable.

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They felt exactly like wearing h&m shoes - very uncomfortable.

That's your personal experience though, I find them very comfortable, surprisingly so considering that, well, they are leather boots
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bought these jeans, kinda regret it now. might try and cancel before it ships. not sure. thoughts?
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Fit/color/hem look funky, unless you got a great deal I'd cancel
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