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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. TtownMD

    TtownMD Distinguished Member

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    c21ban every thing gents above said small design change and extra eye let. Formality is same my man, I just prefer extra eye let’s. I have it on casual vintage cherry kudu. And love them !!
     


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    Size question for your folks. I have 2 pairs in 9.5E. They are snug but good on width but probably a bit long. Would going down to a 9F give me the same width as the normal width 9.5 but shorten things up a bit?
     


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    A 9F will be shorter but will give a little more width.
     


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    Yes width for 9F, aka volume will be same as your 9.5E but your shoe will go down in length.
     


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    Thank you Sir. I have a test fitting pair on the way at the moment from the NYC store. My sizing adventure has been interesting indeed. I have lost LOTS of weight and gotten into shape over the last few years. My foot is settled into a comfortable US 11D.

    It looks like I am settled on St. James II. Thanks for all your thoughts!
     


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    Gents,

    I have St. James II in UK 11E and Sinatra in UK 11E both BNIB with lasted trees at 900 USD a piece.
     


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    Gentlemen,

    I have another question for you. Exactly how wide is GG "F" fitting? Compared to other wide lasts?

    Thanks in advance.
     


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    G&G does a great job maintaining the proportions and balance of the look; however, for me, I can definitely notice a D vs. E vis a vis E vs. F. It feels loose.

    Sorry don't have actual dimensions...
     


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    What happenend with Nick? Emailed with him December about an issue I had with a pair, now inquired about MTO - he didn't respond for a week, now realized his email is no longer listed on the website and MTO section is "under construction". Also GG link from bespoke England no longer works ...
     


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    Not sure as a few of us have posted on the JL appreciation Thread that we are having difficulties reaching him as well regarding our recent orders. I did hear back from him last week that the shop and JL were closed for the holidays causing delays in shipping but dead silence since.
     


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    Hope the bespoke-england.com MTO link is only temporarily down since it's the best way to figure out your styling options for a MTO.
     


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    I just tried it and it worked for me.
     


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