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

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

  1. in stitches

    in stitches Kung Joo Moderator

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    more later. these were delivered as i was leaving the house.

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    SpooPoker Internet Bigtimer and Most Popular Man on Campus Dubiously Honored Affiliate Vendor

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  3. Sterling Gillette

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    If I read correctly, he didn't say it was a factory technique but rather that it should be adoptable quite easily for a factory.
     


  4. in stitches

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    haha, no. my check book is a yellow leather with a pic of curious george on it. that is my wifes day planner covering my address. dick. :)

    no pics till tonight when i get home from work im sorry to say.
     


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    DWFII Bespoke Boot and Shoemaker Dubiously Honored

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    Thank you. :cheers:
     


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    fritzl Stylish Dinosaur

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    imo, it looks much better due to the authenticity. i won't miss them.

    i find this laquered showcases quite gimmicky.
     


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    that has got to be one of the nicest soles I have ever seen. And although the Lobbs in this thread are nice, the G&Gs above are for more refined and sophisticated looking, they scream of attention to detail.
     


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    you didnt drop everything to take at least take peek? :puzzled:
     
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  9. luk-cha

    luk-cha Distinguished Member Dubiously Honored

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    dunno if the last change or not untill i see them in person, thro G&G are a lot more aggressive than most brands esp their BS - dude we are all getting old haha
     


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    nah, i really wanted to, but was about to drive to philly for a SF meet up and i didnt want to get there any later than i already was going to be. its a 2 hour drive. but i will post the pics i took yesterday very soon. :D
     


  11. in stitches

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    aight here are the trial pairs. pics are only okish, but man are these shoes nice.

    st james in vintage rioja

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  12. in stitches

    in stitches Kung Joo Moderator

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    and westminster in vintage chestnut :drool:

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    oops, the toes are blotched. hope you can return them.
     


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  15. in stitches

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    these are both just trial pairs for me to judge size and last before i make my MTO order. :)

    i posted just as some pr0n for the viewership.
     


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