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Good Natured Advice Thread (improving a business wardrobe)

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by Claghorn, Jan 6, 2014.

  1. in stitches

    in stitches Kung Joo Moderator

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    i too like that CJ shoe, rudals.
     


  2. Gianni Cerutti

    Gianni Cerutti Senior member

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    Great shoes...compliments
     


  3. Rudals

    Rudals Senior member

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    Sole protection/weather guard/rain guard being put on by the end of today.
    Now I will finally can bench them derbies.

    [​IMG]
     


  4. Claghorn

    Claghorn Senior member Dubiously Honored

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    You have shoe trees, right? I don't know what your shoe rotation is like, but you'll not want to be wearing those for more than twice a week for maximum durability (gives the leather time to recover).
     
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  5. Rudals

    Rudals Senior member

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    Cedar shoe tree from JosABanks. It's a must.
     


  6. Rudals

    Rudals Senior member

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    I think I have time on Thursday if you have time Clags.
     


  7. Rudals

    Rudals Senior member

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    Suit should be rolled in a plastic bag after you turn one shoulder inside out and fold it together? Is plastic bagging everything help?
     


  8. Claghorn

    Claghorn Senior member Dubiously Honored

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    I may not. You're totally unavailable Friday?
     


  9. Rudals

    Rudals Senior member

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    Totally will be in 대전 getting ready for the wedding.
    How's Sunday afternoon?
     


  10. Claghorn

    Claghorn Senior member Dubiously Honored

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    Sunday evening is doable, post 7 oclock, Apgujeong?
     


  11. Rudals

    Rudals Senior member

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    Okay. I will confirm as soon as I can. Let's go with that!
     


  12. Rudals

    Rudals Senior member

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    Indeed they are Halland and it was 9.5 UK size. Sky Valet shoes is great. I asked for the rain guard on the soles and he said he can do it in about four hours. Very nice of him to help me out.

    This pair enticed me...
    [​IMG]
     


  13. ellsbebc

    ellsbebc Senior member

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    What is rain guard? A toppy to the leather sole?
     


  14. Rudals

    Rudals Senior member

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    Rubber on the sole so that water does not come thru.
     


  15. Claghorn

    Claghorn Senior member Dubiously Honored

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    I do not like that extra stitching on the side of the laces.
     


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