Originally Posted by bengal-stripe
In a rather desperate attempt to be trendy, London's Gieves and Hawkes is offering these shoes in a buckshot-random-brogueing:
No, the model is not called Dick Cheney
G & H used to be very elegant and tasteful. A long time ago!
This is a bad joke, and quite sad. Thom Browne can attempt this kind of thing and get away with it (though I'm not saying people would buy it).
When G & H attempts something like this, they seem foolish and desperate.