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***The official Alden thread *** Share enthusiasm, reviews, sizing, advice, and photos. - Page 3713post #55681 of 1224167/24/13 at 8:16pmpost #55682 of 1224167/24/13 at 8:27pm
I think I got them in March/April. Had my eye on them for a while and used the 30% during the BB corporate event. $350. Probably never wouldn't have paid $500 for them.
I discovered that I like fine-nap suede, which is what got me thinking about the Repello rangers that we discussed in another venue. How fine is the nap on your Milkshakes?post #55683 of 1224167/24/13 at 8:29pmpost #55684 of 1224167/24/13 at 8:44pmpost #55685 of 1224167/24/13 at 8:47pmpost #55686 of 1224167/24/13 at 9:02pmpost #55687 of 1224167/24/13 at 9:14pm
Can somebody tell me if this is a pair of Aldens, and if so, which pair? I found it in a google search for Alden shoes, but I can't seem to find a pair that looks like this anywhere else. I don't feel like I've seen an Alden longwing in this color brown with that contrasting welt. Any help appreciated. Thanks y'all.post #55688 of 1224167/24/13 at 9:33pmQuote:
Thank you Uncle. I don't own any edge-trim dressing yet. Will have to pick some up on my next purchase.
Your Ravello captoes are looking absolutely stunning as well. Great pair!post #55689 of 1224167/24/13 at 9:55pmQuote:Originally Posted by barrettdudley
Can somebody tell me if this is a pair of Aldens, and if so, which pair? I found it in a google search for Alden shoes, but I can't seem to find a pair that looks like this anywhere else. I don't feel like I've seen an Alden longwing in this color brown with that contrasting welt. Any help appreciated. Thanks y'all.
Not sure these are shell. Could be dark brown calf with natural edge and welt. This shoe at TSM looks pretty close...post #55690 of 1224167/24/13 at 10:40pmpost #55691 of 1224167/24/13 at 10:51pm
thank you be.
thanks for the kind words sazon.
thank you rtp.
great looking combo argentinopost #55692 of 1224167/24/13 at 10:53pmpost #55693 of 1224167/24/13 at 10:57pmQuote:
I dont mind, dark brown/black whatever you guys agree on, I'm open to it.
I'm down for normal double leather, or the water loc, or the dainite.
Edited by venividivicibj - 7/24/13 at 11:47pmpost #55694 of 1224167/24/13 at 11:16pmI would be interested in either of these two boots--which seems to be what most people are describing.
The first is plaza and the second barrie.
I believe both are make ups for Leather Soul. I don't have any interest in the Alden commando sole - I am not a fan - so I would opt out if that is the direction.post #55695 of 1224167/24/13 at 11:34pmQuote:Originally Posted by Burton
I would be interested in either of these two boots--which seems to be what most people are describing.
The first is plaza and the second barrie.
I believe both are make ups for Leather Soul. I don't have any interest in the Alden commando sole - I am not a fan - so I would opt out if that is the direction.
the boot we are describing is like that, but rather a captoe instead of a shortwing.
I agree, I would rather have the double leather sole, water-lock, or dainite, not commando sole.
Edited by venividivicibj - 7/24/13 at 11:51pm
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