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FS: Vass U Last Oxblood size 43 (US10), new with 3 piece trees and box.

Discussion in 'B&S Archive' started by edmorel, Apr 3, 2007.

  1. MilanoStyle

    MilanoStyle Senior member

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    If you mean reflections of the brown shoe next to it from the black mirrorlike finish, then absolutely. Nothing but black here on my Apple 30" Cinema Display. [​IMG]
    ACD is a good monitor but it's color spectrum cannot show as well as a good CRT.
     


  2. edmorel

    edmorel Quality Seller!! Dubiously Honored

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    So many comedians................[​IMG]


    Anyway, here are better pics which show that the color is not black.
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    Are those purple because they damned sure ain't black.
     


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    Eggplant?
     


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    edmorel Quality Seller!! Dubiously Honored

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    God, how I wish I could just stick them up some of you guys'.........[​IMG]
     


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    Finally [​IMG]

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    Not my size.[​IMG]
     


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    Thanks for posting the pics.

    I definitely like the shoes. I do think though that they would appear black under most lighting conditions (seriously).
     


  9. HalfCanvas

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    I do think though that they would appear black under most lighting conditions (seriously).



    They won't -- I'll promise you that. Vass's oxblood is a spectacular color. Edmorel is a shitty photographer (no offense, Ed). [​IMG]


    http://img177.imageshack.us/my.php?image=pic1jh2.jpg

    Vass in the front row, far left. That's what oxblood looks like.

    Also, http://www.styleforum.net/attachment...3&d=1159941020 That's probably lightened slightly by photoshop, but you can see that this shoe isn't going to look black. It's not going to look like chestnut antique either, but it's going to look far more like dark oak antique than black.
     


  10. sho'nuff

    sho'nuff grrrrrrrr!!

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    [wesley snipes]"ALWAYS BET ON OXBLOOD."[/wesley snipes]


    i remember those vass from BG with those two toned soles. double i believe, very rich and thick and
    exactly the type of sole i look for these days.

    ah man, the soles are sweet.
     


  11. rnoldh

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    Eggplant?

    Properly in Italian. Eggplant=Melanzana= Mouliyan or shortened to moolie!

    So, don't a be foolie by the U lass Moolie[​IMG]
     


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    william Senior member

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    They won't -- I'll promise you that. Vass's oxblood is a spectacular color. Edmorel is a shitty photographer (no offense, Ed). [​IMG]


    http://img177.imageshack.us/my.php?image=pic1jh2.jpg

    Vass in the front row, far left. That's what oxblood looks like.

    Also, http://www.styleforum.net/attachment...3&d=1159941020 That's probably lightened slightly by photoshop, but you can see that this shoe isn't going to look black. It's not going to look like chestnut antique either, but it's going to look far more like dark oak antique than black.


    Ah. Now I see it. I like. The remaining issue (besides having no money for things like shoes at the moment) is sizing. It's been recommended to me by two different Vass owner to try a 43.5 in the U last, assuming I wore a 10D. In us sizes I'm usually between a 9.5D - 10D. So I think a 43 might work??
     


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    teddieriley Senior member

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    Wait, you smell that?
    They won't -- I'll promise you that. Vass's oxblood is a spectacular color. Edmorel is a shitty photographer (no offense, Ed). [​IMG]


    http://img177.imageshack.us/my.php?image=pic1jh2.jpg

    Vass in the front row, far left. That's what oxblood looks like.


    Sa-weet, you pulled up my pic of shoe porn. I've never been cited like that before. Those are definitely oxblood. I wonder why Ed's picture isn't coming out like that. Maybe my flash adds a touch more color to it.
     


  15. Girardian

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    Those, sir Ed, are the shizzle.

    Would that I had a money tree in my yard, I should snatch these from you post haste, forthwith, etc. etc. etc.
     


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