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Epaulet x Carmina MTO - Page 154post #2297 of 41181/22/13 at 7:44pmQuote:Originally Posted by Epaulet
I received some interest in another run of the snuff suede austerity brogues - and we can offer those in a second colorway too if you guys are interested. Let me pull out some photos tomorrow - Carmina has a HUGE array of suede colors. There's really great stuff like hunter green and teal, and of course purple. We can do some off-kilter tassel loafers or two-tone spectators. This late Spring delivery is the perfect time to get some really colorful and interesting styles.
Some bright tassel loafers with a cool contrast stitch on the toe are exactly what I'd like.post #2298 of 41181/22/13 at 8:16pm
I dig almost everything Mike comes up with. Lama boot, Austerity boots, Austerity brogues (maybe even more than one color, depending on the suede Mike finds), purple suede boots, and I'd love a pair (or three...) of nice tassel loafers.
My wallet is hurting ;_;post #2299 of 41181/22/13 at 8:24pmQuote:
I know I am trying to resist. I had to give in to the Lama boot (provided we can still get it!)
I want a pair of loafers, not too much of a fan of the tassel tbh. I am more for the single monk loafer/penny loaferpost #2300 of 41181/22/13 at 8:42pmQuote:
To Mike's point about suede and this post above:
I'd really be interested in an round toe suede chukka. Ideally in a 2-eyelet chukka, maybe 3? Don't think it'd look great in 5. No preference re lined or unlined. Double or single leather sole, antiqued/light edgetrim. For the suede chukka, I really think the Inca or Alcudia (round/almond toe) would look better than the Rain or Simpson (squareish toe).
Enough takers to make snuff suede happen? Or we could see what suede colors Mike pulls out.post #2301 of 41181/23/13 at 6:36ampost #2302 of 41181/23/13 at 7:37ampost #2303 of 41181/23/13 at 9:46amFor the 5-eye chukka, I had a few ideas:
- Dark brown calf
- Cognac or navy shell
- Pebble grain, like the Thompson PTB.
That last one seems like it would be kind of unique but fitting with the last and chukka shape. I really like the texture of the leather when I saw it in person. For reference:post #2304 of 41181/23/13 at 11:05amQuote:Quote:
I would down for some loafers in blue suede rain last.post #2305 of 41181/23/13 at 3:36pmQuote:Originally Posted by justinkapur
I havent really messed with Meermin. Ive heard some good and some horrible things about finishings/details. I did try on a loafer once by Bontoni (my favorite) that I really really liked
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I am having the left 3 made but I loved the color of the loafer so I had it pictured.
your blue suede is the reason i ended up with a couple bontoni & you are right, the color of that right loafer is great but the style is too close to one i already have.
any idea of the name or model of the third loafer (?) from the right on the top row of your pic ?post #2306 of 41181/23/13 at 3:39pmQuote:
i have that in the SF dreaded black in production to be delivered @ some point this lifetime.
pebbled tan / caramel similar to the g&g tan color would be a nice one. what would you think of norvegese (sp) stitching with that ?
Edited by SoGent - 1/24/13 at 4:45ampost #2307 of 41181/23/13 at 3:41pmpost #2308 of 41181/23/13 at 4:00pmpost #2309 of 41181/23/13 at 5:18pmpost #2310 of 41181/23/13 at 6:33pmQuote:
I am happy to hear that! Bontonis are awesome! They were all custom models so I couldnt tell you the name. All the shoes I had were specially made just for trunk show to show variety and color
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