Cool Shoes, Paraphernalia & Desiderata - Part II

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by RJman, Feb 5, 2010.

  1. swiego

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    Our of curiosity, what precisely is the Prestige Collection? Do they denote a different caliber of manufacture, or materials, or style, or is it just a branding?
     
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    Most likely, the shoes were too long for the person wearing them and so they creased in the wrong place.
     
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    maybe, but it's the second time I've seen a similar model of Barker Blacks with creasing in the same spot.
     
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    Yup I tried 2 pairs of the Archdale in different sizes and they both creased that way. Was a deal breaker for me.
     
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    hmm...not sure exactly. I know the soles look different...thats the only thing i know of. Im sure the leather may be different, ???
     
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    ???
     
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    hence the question marks. its a pun.
     
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    ****prestige models have a fiddled waist, and a bit mroe modern stylings...also comes with shoe trees.

    correct me if im wrong.
     

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