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

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    they fit me all exactly the same. in a way, they are the same shoe with a different toe. i wear a GG 11UK in all lasts and they are all comfy as hell. ymmv, but that is my experience.
     
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    Is the toe box space different? Specifically in the DG70 compared to the TG73?
     
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    They all feel literally exactly the same to me. Maybe I have skinny toes?
     
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    I have to go a half a size up on TG73
     
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    I have the same size in all four lasts. For me DG70 is a bit tighter than the others but the reason for that could be the model (punched cap toe).
     
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    Same size with the 70, 71, 73, and 14. The fit differences aren't too significant for me.
     
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    the only one i have not tried is the deco. anyone here find it to fit any different?
     
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    Elongated, so it "feels" slightly longer than the other lasts. I actually found E width to be just fine for me in Deco after a couple of wears, whereas I typically take an F width in G&G.
     
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    do you find the deco instep height any different from the 'standard' line ?
     
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    thanks, good to know. one day i will have my rogers on foot. courtesy of nick @ BE of course.
     
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    What size are you in Murrican shoes, Stitchoid? AE, Alden?
     
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    I own neither AE (nor would I ever. barf) nor Alden, and I dont think I have bought American shoes since I joined SF, but last I did I was 98% of the time a US12, and with some shoes, a US11.5.
     
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    I size an 11 EEE for AE (although it has been a bit), and 10.5 G in GG. Not sure if that helps...
     
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    Yes, to a certain extent. The instep height is primarily why E width doesn't work for me in typical G&G, so the E working for me in the Deco last was surprising, particularly in that the instep (after a couple of wears, mind) was just fine.
     
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