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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. nutcracker

    nutcracker Senior member Dubiously Honored

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    wooden shank
     


  2. NAMOR

    NAMOR Senior member

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    The pic of the sneaker sucks. I'm sure if we saw more we'd dislike them a little less. G&G still has another 100 years to go before they can attempt to destroy their image ala John Lobb city collection
     


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    Tell me about it! Every pair I own is on a TG73 love the last!
     


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    add911_11 Senior member

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    You got to admit the last of GG sneakers are miles better than JL's version.
     


  5. JubeiSpiegel

    JubeiSpiegel Senior member

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    I was originally planing for some variety, but damn... :drool:
     


  6. JubeiSpiegel

    JubeiSpiegel Senior member

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    I'm sure the same client currently has a bespoke pair of GG saddles in the works. With a crepe sole of course :)
     


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  8. HRoi

    HRoi Senior member

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    I also missed that the sneakers have SHOE TREES in them :lol:
     


  9. in stitches

    in stitches Kung Joo Moderator

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    speaking of.... :)

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    FTFY

    re: the sneakers. i think its cool they did that for a customer, and as long as they dont mass produce things like that, i dont see the harm. its nice to see how far they will extend themselves for a loyal customer.

    i also think the opinion of the SWD crowd, who actually wears things like that, is much more valuable than that of people who dont like sneakers that much to begin. i wonder what they would say about them. i think i will find out.
     


  10. HRoi

    HRoi Senior member

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    I know what SW&D will say. But go on ahead
     


  11. in stitches

    in stitches Kung Joo Moderator

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    no love there so far. is that what you were expecting?
     


  12. HRoi

    HRoi Senior member

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    Dood. Look at them.

    I hate to look like I'm trashing GG. I really don't want to. Just stick with what you do well pleez. Ironically those sneakers seem to be similar in general shape to the Arran, which is currently my favorite bewt.
     
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    chogall Senior member

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    mimo Pernicious Enabler

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    And then where would this forum be? Certainly not. Standards, my dear fellow. Standards.

    ;)
     


  15. chogall

    chogall Senior member

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    a much better place.

    instead of literally porn of a whole bunch of poorly constructed gaudy eyesores igent standard #menswear shoes.

    standards.

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