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Gustin - Official Affiliate Thread - Page 662post #9916 of 105438/31/16 at 1:35pmpost #9917 of 105438/31/16 at 1:36pmpost #9918 of 105438/31/16 at 1:43pmpost #9919 of 105438/31/16 at 1:47pmpost #9920 of 105438/31/16 at 2:09pmpost #9921 of 105438/31/16 at 2:35pmpost #9922 of 105438/31/16 at 2:57pmQuote:Originally Posted by Medoc
What do you guys think of the new trainer model kicks? I like but don't love them. Design looks pretty good overall but a bit odd for some reason, maybe its the prominent perforations. I'd definitely be in for them as a beater pair in a different color, probably grey or something. Price point at $140 seems reasonable if the material is consistent with the rest of their footwear line. Happy to see them expanding this section of their product offerings though, I've really enjoyed my #8 low tops. People ask me about them all the time.
They're ugly. For the price point buy some MiUSA NB instead
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: (post #9929 of 105439/1/16 at 3:11amQuote:Originally Posted by AlexTrebek
Just got the #1 USA Chino Short in Olive. Definitely happy with the fit and fabric. For the record, I’m 5’8”, about 155 lb.’s and a skinny/athletic build. The shorts are a size 31.When I first tried these on, they seemed bit tight, however after half a day of wear they loosened up. Granted I like my shorts on the snugger side, the very definition of an ill-fitting short for me would be flared out legs so your results may vary. Looking at the pictures i noticed the whiskers around the crotch and had to ask my girlfriend if the shorts came across as too tight, but she didn’t even notice so that’s good enough for me. The length is perfect where they naturally fall as well.The fabric is definitely A+ for what I’m used to. They have almost a silky smooth feel to them without feeling sheer. All the stitching and construction seems strong as far as I can tell. No Loose threads or obvious mistakes. Buttoning/unbuttoning the back pocket is a bit difficult, but I’m going to chalk that up to my lack of dexterity vs. a flaw in the shorts.The only other shorts I own are a pair of Levi’s Commuters, various cut off’s and an H&M pair. The H&M shorts would be the closest analogue to the Gustin’s and after wearing them around for a few days. I think the price hike for the better material is definitely worth it. So long as they stand the test of time.
There is a lot of whiskering on the front and back. I'd say those shorts can barely contain your package or rear end. They are struggling to avoid bursting.
No wonder your GF is happy with them.
I think they should lie smooth when you are standing, without fabric stretching that is indicated by the whiskers in your photos.
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Edited by mountainman3520 - 9/1/16 at 11:00ampost #9930 of 105439/1/16 at 8:13amQuote:Originally Posted by Medoc
Yeah they could have been better. New balance definitely aren't an option for me though, I'm not into the big N on the sides. I'll stick with other models for now. Plenty of other brands with a better looking trainer at the moment. The excessive perforations are the deal breaker for me.
I agree that the perforations are excessive. Not sure if that's a deal breaker for me or not. But definitely less than ideal.
I think the shape and other styling are decent to good.
I dislike the two color combo versions, particularly because the color choices don't look good. But the all blue is nice. I think I'd like it better if the sole were a shade of blue or something with less contrast instead of bright white.
I'm not sure the idea of an athletic training shoe built of high end materials makes a lot of sense or fits into my wardrobe. If I'm really "training" I'd probably go for some high tech lightweight thing made of super breathable synthetic mesh and springy foam. Nice Italian leather and Italian construction? Not sure it makes sense unless it's not actually intended for training but instead to look like it's an athletic shoe when actually it's more of a fashion statement.
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