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Allen Edmonds Appreciation Thread - reviews, pictures, sizing, etc...

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by Mild Mannered, Sep 27, 2009.

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  1. JubeiSpiegel

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    One of these days I hope to run into another person with their walnut Strands on...
     
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    Why would you hope for such a thing? haha
     
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    Great minds think alike . . .
     
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    I'd be bold and say even with shorts. :) I always wear my LWB and PTB with shorts and sans socks in the warmer months. Don't get me wrong, I wear loafers and bucks like others but I like the change-of-pace of nice sturdy shoes too.
     
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    Will the Yuma and Amok boots be on sale during the Nordstrom sale?
     
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    Did you end up getting something?
    I'm looking for a recommendation myself.
     
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    Both are on clearance on the AE site right now. (Only chocolate suede for Amok). Free shipping. Or are available colors not what you want?
     
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    I thought the sale didn't start until Friday? Did you have to ask to get the sale price?
     
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    The sale started on 7/11 for card holders.
     
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    I did. I haven't received them yet, but I bought a pair of Totes stretch geometric loafer overshoes for $22 after shipping and tax. The Swims look great but are way to expensive for how infrequently I plan to wear them. Only time will if the Totes strip my finish. For the most parer the reviews are great. I'll let you know after I wear them.
     
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    My first day in AE in my Jeffersons and the right shoe is squeaking. Is that likely to go away?
    I searched and there were conflicting reports...
     
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    Bump
     
  14. BackInTheJox

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    Sporting my McAllisters today. I really like the wingtip style and all, but for some reason I'm not a huge fan of the overall shape of the shoe compared to some of my other pairs of AE balmorals. I mean, they fit me fine (I really don't have trouble with different lasts not fitting me right usually), but overall they don't look/feel very sleek or shapely. Oh well.

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    They look pretty sleek to me, but I'm wearing a pair of Alden LWBs on the Barrie last and they make a pair of firefighter's boots look sleek by comparison.
     
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    Are the Walnut Strands on sale? If so, what price?
     
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    Haha. Yeah I think it's more when viewed from the side. I feel like the instep is higher than some of the other models, then abruptly flattens out at the toes. Hard to describe, but there's just a different shape to them than I was picturing originally. They're still nice and perfectly fine, just me being picky.
     
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    Quick shot of my blue neumoks I'm wearing at my internship today. Quick shot because I don't want to be seen taking pictures of my feet!
     
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    $219.90
     
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    Nice, but can I suggest that you wear a solid color sock and denim with a darker rinse with those? As it is there is something Pippy Longstocking-ish about your 'fit.
     
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