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Alligator / Crocodile Shoes

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by SpooPoker, Oct 16, 2009.

  1. meister

    meister Distinguished Member

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    The dog's bollocks those. Wow! Bestetti's greatest single creation. IMO
     


  2. kbadgley84

    kbadgley84 Distinguished Member

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    Cross list from the thrift thread
    Mezlan Platinum Crocodile loafers
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  3. Samirai_jack

    Samirai_jack New Member

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    674333C8-61D6-4091-A896-CB1E22508759.jpeg 070CCB9C-135B-465D-99B2-01561C5D4E8E.jpeg What do you think guys? Classy or tacky? Just bought them on sale from $1200 to $600. Kind of cant afford them at the moment, but should I skip a couple meals and keep them or return them and take my wife out for dinner?
     


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    That is a great deal in my opinion and for that price I would expect the scales to be significantly smaller. I hope you kept them
     


  5. andrewmrsid

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    Just put these together for a client, still on the fence about adding croc to the quarters if I do them again, any opinions?

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  6. sd2002

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    I would and the vamp as well. Check Antonio meccarilleo IG for pictures with same design.
     


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    Samirai_jack New Member

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    They marked them down to $400 and gave me the difference :)
     


  8. jkingrph

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    No shoes, but I do have a couple of pair of custom alligator western style boots.
     


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    I like those very much, nice choice.
     


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    You could say my collection of footwear is eclectic. These are my Rios of Mercedes Black Alligator.


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  11. circumspice

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    This is a bit of a weird style. If you absolutely have to go captoe, don't brogue it.

    I don't think I really like captoes with exotics, however. In the realm of oxfords, I like the idea of adelaides, or short wings.
     


  12. mco543

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    I love these so, so much

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  13. sd2002

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    Hi guys, I am thinning of getting a Chelsea’s boots in croc with Meccariello. Any suggestion about the colors.
     


  14. andrewmrsid

    andrewmrsid Senior Member

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    I think you're right. He loved them, but I can see some changes to the next one.

    We took these casual 20180127_100626.jpg 20180127_100626.jpg
     


  15. Zapasman

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    Definitely this one.
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    Sorry for the bad quality.
     


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