Crockett & Jones MTO Central

Discussion in 'Preorders, Group Made-to-order, trunk shows, and o' started by hoit1981, Sep 16, 2013.

  1. hoit1981

    hoit1981 Senior member

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    Haha love it. Also loving the new makeup - please take lots of pics gents!
     
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    sevenfoldtieguy Senior member

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    C&J Handgrade models also are underrated.
     
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    othertravel Senior member

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    Which brings up an interesting question. Is CJ handgrade comparable to EG in terms of leather, finishing and construction?
     
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    othertravel Senior member

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    Also, would anybody like to do a handgrade group MTO?
     
  5. mdubs

    mdubs The Mayor of Aldensville

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    Anyone else get their boots and can offer up more pictures? I still haven't gotten my shipping notice yet. Wonder if my Lowdnes are holding them up. They were supposed to be done a month quicker being a single pair. Maybe they lost them???
     
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    Not quite. But they also have a lower price tag. Many HG models are $700-ish whereas many EG models are $1,100-ish.
     
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    Quick shot I took. The pic is a pretty accurate representation of the color. Pretty similar to Ravello, IMO. Very happy with it.
     
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    Gorgeous! Yeah CJ whiskey is a little darker than what we are used to
     
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    ThinkDerm Senior member

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    this is the idea. let's do this.
     
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    ThinkDerm Senior member

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    right here. I have some ideas
     
  11. ThinkDerm

    ThinkDerm Senior member

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    this ever got made?
     
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    This ever happen?
     
  13. aldenfan

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    Finally got home to open mine. Can't take any pics right now, but I would definitely say they are more on the ravello-ish side, even more so than round one. Perhaps in daylight tomorrow my opinion will change, but looking at them tonight they seem very close to a light ravello. Might have to snap a pic next to my ravello cordovan Alden wingtip boots for comparison (although my Alden Ravello is really dark).
     
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    Arrived. Tempted to take my name off the ravello pre order list now.

    Edit: made the thumbnail larger. Hope no one minds :hide:
     
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    tifosi Tire Kicker

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    Holy crap, they are gorgeous. I would have no need for a Ravello day tripper with those. Awesome! I think the C&J is a superior boot.
     

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