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

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

  1. fairlynerdy

    fairlynerdy Senior member

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    IMG_0159.JPG Too dark and the tint is too brown for burnt pine (burnt pine is very yellow, pic as reference). I would guess an overly conditioned dark oak.
     


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    bespoken pa Senior member

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    So hard to tell with batch variations and lighting it could be any of the three. I posted a pic a while back of make ups in doak, burnt pine, and hazel. The differences were noticeable when side by side however on an island its much more difficult to tell.
     


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    I think someone posted a while back. Have EG do it. That'd be the general consensus.
     


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    Even in store there is a marked variation in tone for the Dark Oaks on display , and for that matter the ones that come out to be tried on. I had to try on quite a few Berkleys and made a few trips to the store before I settled on the one I got. Even this one was much darker and dull on purchase, but after a couple coats of wax the dark dull layer on top was removed and a nice bright shoe revealed.
     


  5. RogerP

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    Never mind that it's still warm and sunny, fall is Galway time:

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