Originally Posted by EL72
I have a pair of Bramptons in pewter museum calf.
The asymmetric stitching (it's only there on the outside side of the shoes) is nowhere near as noticeable in real life compared to those photos, at least in pewter. I think it looks OK. I do agree that JLP have been getting progressively more eccentric in their styling choices recently, and not good eccentric. For me, the Bramptons are just the right side of acceptable.
More pics of the shoe style, anyway, to help people decide one way or another: