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

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

  1. tomrakewell

    tomrakewell Senior member

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    I really like the light blue lining of my midnight blue/black Warwicks as shown a few posts back in this theard.
     
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  2. Hampton

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  3. tomrakewell

    tomrakewell Senior member

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    ... I think you're on the right track now :)
     


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    nephew, looking better, can you take a picture in natural light
     


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    I think getting to see these in natural light would go a long way towards being able to answer that question.
     


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    chogall Senior member

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    Time to polish with neutral cream or rennovator to spread the color out more evenly, just IMO.
     


  7. tomrakewell

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    Never use neutral polish ... Renovateur yes, sparingly, occasionally.
     
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  8. Hampton

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    It's looking better now. I'm doing really good thanks to Christian B and Frank the sheeps help via pm [​IMG]

    Will uppdate with pics later (not done yet)
     


  9. nutcracker

    nutcracker Senior member Dubiously Honored

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    I prefer neutral cream (creme 1925) over rennovateur

    Not as sticky, and imo does a better job loosening old polishes (as long as same brand)
     


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    Ok... Now I'm home and as promised... tam ta dam... I give you... The Ceremony


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    Lets unwrap this package and look inside


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    They are well taken care of and wrapped in super nice little soft shoe bags


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    Right?

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    It smells fantastic and I am taken a little moment here..


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    "Daddy wants to be for himself a little time"


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    Final ones

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    Now I'm just walking around in them..
    Hope I manage to give you freaks ;-) something to enjoy.

    /E
     
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  11. Hampton

    Hampton Senior member

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    Made my friday, thanks.
     


  12. Elfsberg

    Elfsberg Well-Known Member

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    They are bespoke
     


  13. in stitches

    in stitches Kung Joo Moderator

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    Elfsberg - those are simply magnificent. and the bags are awesome. i see they have different ones for bespoke.

    curious question, any reason you did not go with metal toe taps?
     


  14. Elfsberg

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    I actually went for another solution. If you look carefully can you see that I went for nails instead of metal toe taps..
     


  15. in stitches

    in stitches Kung Joo Moderator

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    yes, i noticed that. sorry, i guess i should have been more specific. i meant why did you chose the nails over the taps. pros and cons?
     


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