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

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

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  1. aero25

    aero25 Distinguished Member

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    When a style goes on clearance online, is it cleared out with the same price at the stores?
     


  2. peppercorn78

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    Yes.
     


  3. peppercorn78

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    Someone activated the batsignal! But alas, this Delta in-flight wifi won't let me upload images. Stay tuned! Edit: here ya go [​IMG]
     
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    I have a question for you gents:

    I bought a pair of hardly worn bourbon Strands off ebay for a great price, but when I got them I realized that the cap toe on the left shoe isn't straight and it causes the vamp to flex awkwardly. They are first quality and lack any markings on the sole. Would AE replace these with a new pair? How would you go about approaching AE about issue?

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  5. keepsake89

    keepsake89 Senior Member

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    What's the diff between McT and McAllisters?

    I see the McT are more casual... but why?
     


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    It's not really noticeable in the second pic, to me.
     


  7. nbj08

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    Took delivery of these today:

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    Brown CXL Bayfields.

    Didn't like them when I first saw them - the leather looked a bit matte and almost too casual. But they cleaned up nicely and now have a soft glow.
     


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    The McT has the following casual details:

    Rough cowhide leather vs dress calfskin
    Stitching uses contrasting colors
    Double sole vs single
    Split reverse welt (the strip of leather that attaches the shoe it its outsole) vs flat welt
     


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    I think you should try to return it to the seller. I don't think AE should take the hit for a pair of used shoes that you bought online. Who knows what's the story behind that pair. That's the risk you take when purchasing used online, and should be ready to swallow the loss. If you had bought from them, and they were defective, different story. AE CS awesome, and once went above and beyond when FedEx messed up big time. But there should a limit to what can be taken to them.
     


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    Bellevues in their natural habitat.[​IMG]
     


  12. danwatts2005

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    Very nice! Now if mine would just get hereeee!!!!
     


  13. coolarrow

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    Agree. Also, whiskey makes it look like you're wearing pumpkins on your feet.
     


  14. otterhound

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    Guys, how long ago was the Rutledge discontinued? That was a beautiful shoe, I'm sorry to have missed an opportunity to buy.
     


  15. BackInTheJox

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    BTW, great deal on the Park Ave Duffle Bag right now ($333 down from $700). I have the Strand one (same leather, just in Walnut and with perforation details) and it's beautiful/awesome.
     


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