Allen Edmonds Appreciation Thread 2016 - News, Pictures, Sizing, Accessories, Clothing, etc

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by watchidiot, Feb 12, 2016.

Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.
  1. Eric Pease

    Eric Pease Member

    Messages:
    22
    Likes Received:
    12
    Joined:
    Jun 21, 2014
    Location:
    San Francisco
    Shoebank.com doesn't work on my laptop.

    works fine on my iPhone.

    YMMV.
     
    Last edited: May 16, 2016


  2. rpearlberg

    rpearlberg Senior member

    Messages:
    147
    Likes Received:
    7
    Joined:
    Jul 19, 2013
    Good to know! Wasn't sure if I could buy a gift card and then use a gift card at shoebank. (Can I use a gift card when ordering over the phone?)
     


  3. whodey14

    whodey14 Senior member

    Messages:
    165
    Likes Received:
    74
    Joined:
    Apr 12, 2016
    Location:
    Kentucky
    

    Consider me an idiot. I didn't even know those offers existed. So I just spend $250 and my statement will reflect $200?
     


  4. aero25

    aero25 Senior member

    Messages:
    281
    Likes Received:
    182
    Joined:
    Aug 27, 2015
    

    It will show $250 and a $50 credit within a few weeks.
     


  5. M2511

    M2511 Senior member

    Messages:
    1,118
    Likes Received:
    646
    Joined:
    Mar 29, 2016
    Your statement will show a +$50 credit from AE. At least thats how it came up for me.
     


  6. cc808314

    cc808314 Senior member

    Messages:
    693
    Likes Received:
    289
    Joined:
    Sep 26, 2014
    

    You can buy a gift card from a regular store and use the gift card to purchase from outlet.
     


  7. M2511

    M2511 Senior member

    Messages:
    1,118
    Likes Received:
    646
    Joined:
    Mar 29, 2016
    It gave me credit for my outlet purchase over the phone. It still rings up in the statement as being from AE with no differentiation (at least not from what I see on statement activity). Got shoes and a belt that totaled ~$259 and it credited me $50.
     


  8. Roycru

    Roycru Senior member

    Messages:
    1,233
    Likes Received:
    9,223
    Joined:
    Apr 18, 2013
    Location:
    Los Angeles
    Wearing my A-E for Brooks Brothers black Strands, which have Poiron insoles and BB#1 Stripe combination tap soles. I replaced the leather and rubber combination heels with all rubber heels.

    [​IMG]
     


  9. middlepP

    middlepP Senior member

    Messages:
    1,378
    Likes Received:
    1,333
    Joined:
    Dec 12, 2014
    Took today off, so running errands and dodging puddles in navy Kirkwoods.
    These have been relegated to my house shoes, so they see lots of wear, time in the yard, random spills. Finally decided they need some care. Wiped them down and hit em with some Bick4. I wasn't sure how this would work with the CXL, but no major changes. Perhaps a little darker sheen now.
    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]
     


  10. ZheNewYork

    ZheNewYork Well-Known Member

    Messages:
    63
    Likes Received:
    21
    Joined:
    Jan 2, 2016
    I occasionally found this brand that sells AE shoes called Reiss, most their stuff are very fashiony though. [​IMG]
     


  11. gm928

    gm928 Senior member

    Messages:
    260
    Likes Received:
    226
    Joined:
    Oct 8, 2015
    Couldn't resist oxblood Dundees (BB model) at $149 from the Shoebank. This will be my first oxblood shoe (although my "brown" Sauk Drives seem pretty close to oxblood), and my first AE for BB shoe. I'll post some pics when they come in.
     


  12. DapperDriver

    DapperDriver Well-Known Member

    Messages:
    47
    Likes Received:
    35
    Joined:
    Jan 31, 2016
    

    Well, I had a long conversation with a very pleasant, but very unacommodating recrafting CSR. After being offered a choice of nothing or sending them back to AE to have them sand off the black edge dressing (forgetting I paid for a brown welt as well), I chose nothing. I even had to ask to get my $10 back.

    I think AE has enough of my money for a while, and I think B. Nelson will get my recrafting dollars going forward.
     


  13. MattRiv

    MattRiv Senior member

    Messages:
    1,171
    Likes Received:
    784
    Joined:
    Jan 12, 2015
    That's disturbing. If it were me, I'd ask for an escalation to a manager or someone that can provide you satisfaction.
     


  14. M635Guy

    M635Guy Senior member

    Messages:
    2,593
    Likes Received:
    1,815
    Joined:
    Aug 21, 2015
    Location:
    Cary, NC
    I'd ask to speak to a supervisor. The net is they failed to deliver what you paid for. You could also send an email to CEO Paul Grangaard - my understanding is you can actually get him. I'd be factual about the process - I'd be surprised if you don't get some kind of satisfaction.

    I've heard great things about B. Nelson, so I'd have no reserve at all sending my shoes there, but in this case it is more the principal...
     


  15. FaRKle

    FaRKle Senior member

    Messages:
    392
    Likes Received:
    385
    Joined:
    Apr 27, 2015

    Or better yet, call the Walnut Creek store tomorrow while Paul G. is there and ask to speak with the man himself! =P

    I sent a pair of Aldens to B. Nelson last Summer for a resole/recork since Alden was on Summer Break. No complaints here!
     


Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.

Share This Page

Styleforum is proudly sponsored by