1. And... we're back. You'll notice that all of your images are back as well, as are our beloved emoticons, including the infamous :foo: We have also worked with our server folks and developers to fix the issues that were slowing down the site.

    There is still work to be done - the images in existing sigs are not yet linked, for example, and we are working on a way to get the images to load faster - which will improve the performance of the site, especially on the pages with a ton of images, and we will continue to work diligently on that and keep you updated.

    Cheers,

    Fok on behalf of the entire Styleforum team
    Dismiss Notice

D&G Shoes

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by timbo, Jul 7, 2006.

  1. timbo

    timbo Member

    Messages:
    6
    Joined:
    Jul 7, 2006
    Hey guys,

    Just signed up to the forum and thought I would get under way by asking for your opinions on these shoes/trainers. I think they would look cool with the right outfit! What do you think?


    [​IMG]


    Thanks
    Tim
     
  2. tiger02

    tiger02 Senior member

    Messages:
    3,799
    Joined:
    Nov 16, 2004
    Location:
    NYC
  3. timbo

    timbo Member

    Messages:
    6
    Joined:
    Jul 7, 2006
    LOL....not a fan then [​IMG]
     
  4. tiger02

    tiger02 Senior member

    Messages:
    3,799
    Joined:
    Nov 16, 2004
    Location:
    NYC
    I see the point, but not the attraction.
     
  5. Matt

    Matt Senior member

    Messages:
    11,179
    Joined:
    Jan 14, 2005
    Location:
    Sunny Saigon
    welcome to SF

    but yeah Im with Tom, not a fan of those. Too much bling for my little foots.
     
  6. timbo

    timbo Member

    Messages:
    6
    Joined:
    Jul 7, 2006
    Fair enough...anyone else? I'm a big fan of D&G's products and the fact that alot of their items are very unique [​IMG]
     
  7. timbo

    timbo Member

    Messages:
    6
    Joined:
    Jul 7, 2006
    btw thanks for the welcome guys....wheres my manners [​IMG]

    I see what you mean about them standing out too much...maybe the same style but with more subtle colours.
     
  8. tiger02

    tiger02 Senior member

    Messages:
    3,799
    Joined:
    Nov 16, 2004
    Location:
    NYC
    FWIW, I like the cut/shape, as sneakers go. Low profile and relatively simple. Screw it dude, if you can pull it off with one of the new Hickey bright-paisley sportcoats, or something with dragons on it, then cool. But it's one of those things, that if you have to ask...

    So you know, you're going to get a lot more businesswear advice here than you will fashion comments. Even the streetwear side frowns on "fashion victims," whatever that means. If you keep a thick skin and don't get discouraged, you'll get some useful advice.

    Tom
     
  9. Matt

    Matt Senior member

    Messages:
    11,179
    Joined:
    Jan 14, 2005
    Location:
    Sunny Saigon
    yeah its not a board for labelmaniacs and I dont think you will find a lot of Gabbanalove here, but welcome once more. Its a fun place to waste billable time and it accidentally costs you a shitload on clothes you never realised you always needed.
     
  10. timbo

    timbo Member

    Messages:
    6
    Joined:
    Jul 7, 2006
    Thanks for the heads up guys [​IMG]
     
  11. designprofessor

    designprofessor Senior member

    Messages:
    2,483
    Joined:
    Apr 14, 2006
    Location:
    tornado alley
    For soccer yes. On a side note, I will endorse D&G cologne though.
     
  12. alexpham

    alexpham Well-Known Member

    Messages:
    98
    Joined:
    May 8, 2006
    I actually like the color scheme a lot but the huge Dolce and Gabbana branding across the shoe is a little offensive. I would still wear it if someone gave them to me though. [​IMG]
     
  13. timbo

    timbo Member

    Messages:
    6
    Joined:
    Jul 7, 2006
    I'm very much into the clubbing scene, which is I why I thought these would be a possible purchase. Any recommendations on clothing colours to suit, hypothetically speaking of course [​IMG]
     
  14. mrchapel

    mrchapel Senior member

    Messages:
    679
    Joined:
    Jun 19, 2006
    Location:
    Southern California
    Personally, I am not a fan of wearing products that espouse the brand with obscenely large lettering, images, etc. That said, I think these shoes are quite horrid and I would never wear them. I do not feel there exists a correct outfit to match these shoes. However, if you can pull this off, then excellent.
     
  15. CoryB

    CoryB Senior member

    Messages:
    463
    Joined:
    Apr 28, 2006
    Location:
    Victoria, BC
    Frequently people post "isn't this stylish" with a 7-button suit or the like. I thought this was one of those posts and actually laughed until I realised you were serious. If you have the confidence to pull them off then maybe, but if you have to ask people will simply think you are a label-conscious fashion victim.
     
  16. drizzt3117

    drizzt3117 Senior member

    Messages:
    13,141
    Joined:
    Aug 26, 2004
    Location:
    Orange County, CA
    I think that dude who spraypainted his H&M jeans silver could probably pull those off, but not sure about anyone else.
     

Share This Page

Styleforum is proudly sponsored by