Calling all LLBean Katahdin Iron Works Boots owners

Discussion in 'Streetwear and Denim' started by jmillz15, Oct 13, 2009.

  1. parc

    parc Well-Known Member

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    What does everyone think about these? They are the L.L. Bean Signature Waxed Canvas Maine Boot. [​IMG]
    They are one of my first purchases when the school year starts. I'm having a problem deciding if I want the one's pictured or the denim pair, though. From what I've seen around the web the denim one's are versatile (they go well with chinos in both khaki and olive), but I'm not sure if I would want to wear them with my jeans. BTW I think this is the wrong thread to be talking about them [​IMG]
     


  2. Unkempt

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    Here are my Katahdin boots after about 9 months of wear. Gave it two coats of Obenauf's when I first got them and haven't done anything to them since. [​IMG] [​IMG]
     




  3. asdf

    asdf Senior member

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    ^Different pair
     


  4. lemmywinks

    lemmywinks Senior member

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    ^ Nice Boot

    The Katahdins that people were discussing in this thread got discontinued. The one on Bean right now is basically the same boot but with more padding and a different sole.
     


  5. SeanathonHuff

    SeanathonHuff Senior member

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    So the old ones can be found on the grey market only?
     


  6. Timbaland

    Timbaland Senior member

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    Damn I didn't know the old katahdins got discontinued. Glad I got a pair before. The new one doesn't have the captoe anymore.
     


  7. mike868y

    mike868y Senior member

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    it's a shame they got discontinued, I really like my pair. BE JEALOUS.
     




  8. Achillus

    Achillus Senior member

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    The look pretty worn, for a 9 months old shoe :D.
     




  9. TACO_FLAVORED_KISSES

    TACO_FLAVORED_KISSES Senior member

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    post pics with some tapered jeans please Thanks
     


  10. Unkempt

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    Yeah, they definitely got a lot of wear throughout the fall and winter (almost daily).


    Not the best photo seeing as the bottom is cut off, but you get the idea. Worn with my N&F Weird Guys:

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  11. TACO_FLAVORED_KISSES

    TACO_FLAVORED_KISSES Senior member

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    ACTUALLY NO... yours appear to have a completely flat toe. Thus a pic of them (both front and side) would be great.
     


  12. Unkempt

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    They are flat because I pushed in the toebox with my hands. Camera is dead ATM, will post when I next get the chance.
     


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