Thank you CA.
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***The official Alden thread *** Share enthusiasm, reviews, sizing, advice, and photos. - Page 3327post #49892 of 1224165/3/13 at 8:26ampost #49893 of 1224165/3/13 at 8:44amQuote:Originally Posted by CalceoAdamator
The 975 is a main staple to any wardrobe... Why not just buy it directly from Alden via one of their company stores (DC or San Francisco) or is your size the issue? I believe thats a style they readily keep in stock (unless the rumors about a shell shortage that have been circulating on the forum have come to bear reality).
agree. i think alden sf has most sizes of the 975 in stock right now.post #49894 of 1224165/3/13 at 9:23ampost #49895 of 1224165/3/13 at 9:26ampost #49896 of 1224165/3/13 at 9:31ampost #49897 of 1224165/3/13 at 9:35ampost #49898 of 1224165/3/13 at 9:43ampost #49899 of 1224165/3/13 at 10:26ampost #49900 of 1224165/3/13 at 10:36ampost #49901 of 1224165/3/13 at 10:44ampost #49902 of 1224165/3/13 at 10:58am
Wear on good health, Sazon! Just one question: didn't we both get these a couple months ago? I'm impressed with your ability to restrain yourself; I wore them out to town the very first night!
Happy maiden voyage...post #49903 of 1224165/3/13 at 11:43ampost #49904 of 1224165/3/13 at 11:45amQuote:Originally Posted by sevenfoldtieguy
I have two color 8 Florsheim imperial shell models from the1970's - LWB and PTB - and one black shell model from 1981 - PTB. I wear them all TTS. I like each of them as well as my Aldens. They fit like a glove and are of wonderful quality. American made.
Wore my black ones tonight .....
where did you find my florsheim's. those were the equal to aldens and more costlypost #49905 of 1224165/3/13 at 11:50amQuote:Originally Posted by ReppTiePrepster
My camera doesn't do these shoes justice. I assumed I would use these exclusively for casual to business casual, but these SWB's look outstanding; they could easily be dressed up with a suit. There are those though, who believe bluchers should not be paired with suits. I'm not one of them.
The commando sole is subtle enough for a dressy boot, imo.
i agree with your conclusion that they could and should be worn with a suit and tie.
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