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Here are some of my favourite styles in Leaves' link - some great stuff here for MTO ideas

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Thank you for the links @Leaves
Edited by gyasih - 12/30/14 at 1:53pm
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Construction: "Goodyear" handwelted, Norvegese, Chained Norvegese, or Blake

Do you have any examples of the difference between Norvegese and Chained Norvegese?
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Do you have any examples of the difference between Norvegese and Chained Norvegese?

Norvegese:


Chained Norvegese (packs more of a punch icon_gu_b_slayer[1].gif):
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So alt wein in brown pebble or eg Galway with whiskey bottom and pebble grain upper?
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The answer is always Galway.
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The answer is always Galway.

I have the real deal Galway and it doesn't fit me at all. Need to get rid of them but I loved the style
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I have the real deal Galway and it doesn't fit me at all. Need to get rid of them but I loved the style
Why not try a different last/size/width?
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Does 804 have a lower instep than 946? What about heel width?
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Why not try a different last/size/width?

its an expensive experiment for sure. Ive tried 2 pairs of EG and different lasts/sizes and they dont fit me very well. Kinda annoying so I am trying to replicate with other manufacturers.

I think a rounded toe like the 74945 last or even the 363MOD last would be great. Do it with whiskey shell lowers and then uppers with pebble grain:

#4


#2


Thoughts?
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Has anyone done a two leather PTB? Like burgundy calf lower with dark brown llama upper? Or can you only do that for boots?
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Is the EB double monkstrap fixture pure leather or elastic?

Also, would the addition of a toe medallion be considered a pattern change?
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Is the EB double monkstrap fixture pure leather or elastic?

Also, would the addition of a toe medallion be considered a pattern change?

I don't think so. Probably making it wider or narrower. Also taking a last and making it a loafer when it's designed to be a boot or vice versa
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@justinkapur

Check PM
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74945 last looks great
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