Crockett & Jones MTO Central

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

  1. NAMOR

    NAMOR Senior member

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    we have the same shoe size and I take a UK11. i think the consensus is to size down one
     


  2. hoit1981

    hoit1981 Senior member

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    Haha classic. Couldn't have put it better myself.
     


  3. kwhitelaw

    kwhitelaw Senior member

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    good to know.

    i'm in. would prefer all eyelets but speedhooks wouldnt be a deal breaker.
     
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  4. dusttruffle

    dusttruffle Senior member

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    really looking forward to how this boot turns out. no doubt amazing.
     
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  5. BootSpell

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    I am definitely in. As for speed hooks, I would be a 'yay', but definitely not a deal breaker.

    And Namor, awesome posting. Thanks for raising the level of excitement and being encouraging.
     


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  7. hoit1981

    hoit1981 Senior member

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    Boots will be sent via Parcelforce. Good news at it means less chance of having to pay customs (apparently).

    Still waiting for a photo example of a whiskey boot makeup - I will post it here as soon as I receive it.
     


  8. laufer

    laufer Senior member

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    So what did you guys decide for the final make up? Whiskey, double leather soles and speedhooks or not. What about the storm-welt.

    Besides AsianAfro is anybody else interested in pursuing dark brown cordovan with ridgeway soles?
     
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  9. alexandchau

    alexandchau Senior member

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    Hoit,
    Count me in if you haven't already. Thanks!
     


  10. BootSpell

    BootSpell Senior member

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    Can we specify the color/finish of the welt/edging? If so, what is everyone's preference? I think we're going for a 360-storm welt, right? Would an Alden-like antique edging work? Thoughts?
     


  11. zippyh

    zippyh Senior member

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    I'd prefer an antique edge trim but it's not a deal killer.
     


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    hoit1981 Senior member

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    I believe we're all in agreement of the 360 storm welt. Antique edge trim with stacked heel is always a good one.
     


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    good,I'll have a look at other cordovan colors in the store later this week.thank you
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  14. hoit1981

    hoit1981 Senior member

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  15. laufer

    laufer Senior member

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    I am thinking about joining Whiskey crowd too now. This could be all around great make up. Hey guys how many people do we have? Since we are paying in advance maybe C&J could give a free lasted shoe trees for this I now they make lasted 341 shoe trees. Who feels confident in their negotiation skills to give it a try:D
     


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