Originally Posted by thinman
The Grant is also on the 888 last, so it's sometimes difficult to know whether the last for a particular shoe is 89 or 888. I can go 1/2 size down on the 89 last , so it can be important to know.
My foot is slightly narrower than medium, so I need to size down 1/2 size on the 89 last or I step out of the shoes. Although it is a suboptimal last for my foot, I just had to own two shoes on the 89 -- Whittaker and Carter -- which IMO are among the finest RLPL offerings ever.