Gaziano & Girling Appreciation & Shoe Appreciation Thread (including reviews, purchases, pictures, e

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by luk-cha, Apr 7, 2011.

  1. in stitches

    in stitches Kung Joo Moderator

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  2. Saratorial_Splender

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    Wonderfull. Delos is at LVHM, quite a success from what I hear!
    I am not sure anymore if this is a forum or a club.

    By the way, in case you need a lesson these are what you think ""bourgeois prevailing chisel toe"", G&G Deco last, TG73, MH71 and DG70, EG 888, JL 8000!!
     
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  3. meister

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    Luscious colour.
     


  4. Saratorial_Splender

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    Watch out, you might get acused of having a sense of style for liking these shoes!
     


  5. hendrix

    hendrix Ill-proportioned

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    exactly.


    1. Any post with the word "bourgeois" should be immediately recognised as tongue-in-cheek. Especially in response to the term "commonly pedestrian". I mean, if you really can't see the difference between the Delos lasts and more prevalent round toe lasts then there's little point in entertaining conversation.

    2. Absolutely in agreement about the bolded.

    3, Not sure what to say except that I prefer the JL7000, GG06, EG82, and Vass F. See in stitches' post.
     


  6. Hampton

    Hampton Senior member

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    Forget about them, your shoe collection is amazing and your taste of shoes aswell. Happy to have you here, people are jealous = you made it, be proud.
     
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  7. hendrix

    hendrix Ill-proportioned

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    Yeah, because when someone says something stupid, by no means should they be called on it...?
     


  8. Hampton

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    I'll leave it there.
     


  9. chogall

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    I am a pedestrian and I approve this message.
     


  10. Leaves

    Leaves Affiliate Vendor Affiliate Vendor

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    The drying of polish for a faster shine is a trick I learned from G&G quite recently. I have not tried it extensively yet though.

    Just as Nick says, shoe polish is classified as chemicals and customs just LOVE handling chemicals. :embar:
     


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    While we're sidetracking with talk of polishes, how long would you all estimate an opened polish to last in useable condition?
     


  12. JonathanCWalker

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    Want to say thanks to Nick for these. Pictures by Bespoke England


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    The Business !! :slayer:
     


  14. in stitches

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    Thanks!!! Hopefully get a dry day soon to give them a go
     


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