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

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

  1. mcarthur

    mcarthur Senior member

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    nephew,
    wear in good health
     
  2. mcarthur

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    nephew,
    looking good
    wear in good health
     
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    It never ends uh?



    thank you!, hove on MH71 last



    Thank you uncle!
     
  4. justinkapur

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    I gotta see fit pictures man! Post it in the sock shoe pant thread pleaseeeeeeeeeeeee.
     
  5. nutcracker

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    G&G Bespoke Sole repair in Japan

    Documents a sole replacement job of a G&G Bespoke (not mine). Done by RESH in Tokyo

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    G&G Bespoke. Personally, I would have sent it back to the UK

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    The owner asked for the soles to be replaced.

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    Gutted heel

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    Taking apart

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    Recreating a G&G sole (but with J.R. soles)

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    Waists are hand stitched

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    Completed

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    Definitely not G&G Bespoke waist, but they did their best

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    The whole thing including rubber toes and heels, cost ¥24,990 ($250 USD)

    RESH is my cobbler to go in Tokyo. They're service is blazing fast (30min wait for a heel replacement or a toe steel attachment)
    Though I'm not sure how long this took for them
     
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  6. in stitches

    in stitches Kung Joo Moderator

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    quite a nice job at qiute a fair price.
     
  7. TheWraith

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    ^ I'll say.
     
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    So much love.
     
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    lust from this end that would be an awesome May shoe of the month
     
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    Couldn't agree more [​IMG]
     
  12. nickrut

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    I actually think the Polo Suede Shoes are available on the website anyway. Some arent available for 3 months but still on there for ordering.

    Except us folks that don't fit one of the listed sizes. Damnit.
     
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    Look just look how evenly that sole has worn out. The beauty of bespoke shoes. On the other hand was it really necessary necessary to recraft these? it seems these had a lot of life left in them.
     
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  14. nickrut

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    I was thinking the same thing. Those look just broken in to me...
     
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    Really annoying im a wide fitting [​IMG]
     

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