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post #9436 of 11528
I'm brewing another GMTO!
Is anyone else interested in the following:

Style: Vass Old English semi brogue cap toe!
Upper: Snuff suede
Last: Thinking Olfe or perhaps the new chiseled last!
Sole: Single or dubble leather
Lining: browinsh to match rest of shoe
Eyelets: 5
And as always initials on the sole and text window are available aswell!
If we get 6 orders or more for the same model there will be no MTO-fee!

Who's in? PM me!

post #9437 of 11528

Didnt they have a LM snuff suede pretty similar to that?

post #9438 of 11528
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Originally Posted by Osiris2012 View Post

Didnt they have a LM snuff suede pretty similar to that?

I think that was an austerity brogue, very nice aswell! However not as nice as this one wink.gif
post #9439 of 11528

That is the lighting.  I have three pairs of cordovan shoes and direct sunlight brings out undertones in all of them.  For dark brown cordovan, it brings out a #8 like undertone for a mahogony color.  They are simple dark brown indoors.

 

 

Sunlight

 

 

Indoor fluorescent lighting

post #9440 of 11528
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Originally Posted by Jokanevad View Post

I'm brewing another GMTO!
Is anyone else interested in the following:

Style: Vass Old English semi brogue cap toe!
Upper: Snuff suede
Last: Thinking Olfe or perhaps the new chiseled last!
Sole: Single or dubble leather
Lining: browinsh to match rest of shoe
Eyelets: 5
And as always initials on the sole and text window are available aswell!
If we get 6 orders or more for the same model there will be no MTO-fee!

Who's in? PM me!

If I didn't just order their Classic suede shoe then I would be all over this as this was the model I wanted instead of the Hiro last.

Maybe I can sell mine when they come in and get on this one smile.gif
post #9441 of 11528
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Originally Posted by Geran Brown View Post

If I didn't just order their Classic suede shoe then I would be all over this as this was the model I wanted instead of the Hiro last.

Maybe I can sell mine when they come in and get on this one smile.gif

Reminds me of my LM copper suede Meermins:


post #9442 of 11528
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Originally Posted by tomrakewell View Post

Reminds me of my LM copper suede Meermins:


I like those a lot smile.gif. That Olfe last is lovely and I really can't wait to see the new chiseled last
post #9443 of 11528
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Originally Posted by gtenney View Post

I am looking at getting the tan longwing bluchers. I was wondering if the Rui last typically runs true to size, slightly big, or small. I go back and forth between US 9.5 to US 10 in most of my shoes. On the Allen Edmonds sizing guide I am somewhere between 9.5E US and 10D US. So I keep going back and forth between getting the 9UK or 8.5UK on the Meermin longwing bluchers. Any help on how the Rui last runs would be greatly appreciated or any advice between the 9UK and 8.5UK. Thanks in advance!

I just posted about this a few posts back. I'm generally a 10.5D in AEs and a 10D in Alden's Barrie. I found the 9.5UK Rui I ordered to be large. It was much more voluminous than I expected. A 9UK would be perfect. I'm a 9.5UK in the Hiro and Olfe.
post #9444 of 11528
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Originally Posted by stevent View Post

Some photos of well worn double monks

About a year and half old, used mainly as bar / club beaters




After a bit of saphir


Are those in Hiro?
post #9445 of 11528
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Originally Posted by Jokanevad View Post

I'm brewing another GMTO!
Is anyone else interested in the following:

Style: Vass Old English semi brogue cap toe!
Upper: Snuff suede
Last: Thinking Olfe or perhaps the new chiseled last!
Sole: Single or dubble leather
Lining: browinsh to match rest of shoe
Eyelets: 5
And as always initials on the sole and text window are available aswell!
If we get 6 orders or more for the same model there will be no MTO-fee!

Who's in? PM me!

Like it! However I would like to see first, how the new chiseled last looks like.
post #9446 of 11528
Quote:
Originally Posted by Jokanevad View Post

I'm brewing another GMTO!
Is anyone else interested in the following:

Style: Vass Old English semi brogue cap toe!
Upper: Snuff suede
Last: Thinking Olfe or perhaps the new chiseled last!
Sole: Single or dubble leather
Lining: browinsh to match rest of shoe
Eyelets: 5
And as always initials on the sole and text window are available aswell!
If we get 6 orders or more for the same model there will be no MTO-fee!

Who's in? PM me!


I might be interested in an olfe. I am lacking a light suede shoe and wasn't sure which way to go biggrin.gif. Snuff suede is much darker than the one in the picture though isn't it?
post #9447 of 11528
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Originally Posted by Geran Brown View Post


If I didn't just order their Classic suede shoe then I would be all over this as this was the model I wanted instead of the Hiro last.

Maybe I can sell mine when they come in and get on this one smile.gif

This suede will be worlds better than the classica line sude.

 

Classic like is split suede (split leather + some backing for structural support)

this MTO is likely

reverse calf. (up to twice as thick. All one piece of leather)

post #9448 of 11528
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Originally Posted by Osiris2012 View Post
 

Didnt they have a LM snuff suede pretty similar to that?

They did when I went to the trunk show.

post #9449 of 11528
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Originally Posted by brillopad View Post
 

They did when I went to the trunk show.

 

They have had LM suede shoes in the past and likely will in the future(just a guess).

But for the last few months they have not have had any high quality suede offerings (reverse calf)

post #9450 of 11528
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Originally Posted by tomrakewell View Post


Reminds me of my LM copper suede Meermins:
 

What last are these?

 

They look great

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