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Edward Green Appreciation: Pictures, Info, and Where to Buy

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by Harrydog, Mar 11, 2012.

  1. NAMOR

    NAMOR Senior member

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  2. nepats81

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    I regret missing out on this MTO
     


  3. NAMOR

    NAMOR Senior member

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    Contact skoat, order was just placed
     


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    Really dont see the point of a fine calf lower and thick textured leather upper around ankles, that are almost always shielded by trousers.
     


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    NAMOR Senior member

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    I hope you dont lose sleep over this
     


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    dddrees Senior member

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    Those look sharp.
     


  7. bengal-stripe

    bengal-stripe Senior member Dubiously Honored

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    How did you come by those boots?

    The style is called "Herrick" or "Montfort" and they are as rare as hen's teeth. It might be the only style in EG's back-catalogue which they refuse to produce any more (unless EG has changed their mind in the last few years).

    Here is a discussion about that particular style on "AskAndy" some five years ago.

    http://www.askandyaboutclothes.com/...75623-Edward-Green-Herrick-Anyone-have-a-pair

    I do believe, it is the best looking boot ever (bar none).
     
    Last edited: Nov 21, 2012


  8. hendrix

    hendrix Ill-proportioned

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    Hmmm. I'd planned to ask my maker to copy the Galway on my next order, but those are also very agreeable.
     


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    Ah, but you probably spend most of your day sitting in a chair (at least I do), and crossing your legs while sitting.
     


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    Thats true, but the part that you would want to be supple for movement (buttons boots are chamois up there) is stiff and the part that should be thick on a boot is fine. If thats the statement I get it but it seems a pity. It seems like it would take a long time to become comfortable.
     


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    davesmith Affiliate Vendor

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    Unique, indeed. I could never pull those off.
     


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    Those boots would look so much better without the extra seam on counters.
     


  15. joshuadowen

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    +1 I hadn't noticed it before you mentioned it, but you are very right.
     


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