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Italian Shoe Porn

lakewolf

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I live in Europe so here Italian Shoes are quite common... I saw several shoe porn threads and wanted to add mine... these are not high end shoes, but good quality hand made Italian shoes every man can buy and actually wear...
So here they go !

Ralph Harrison Shell Cordovan Loafers




Moreschi Brown Bluchers




Boss Natural bluchers




Pakersons Natural Oxfords





Pakersons Black Oxfords




Naviboot Natural Bluchers Captoes




Naviboot Black Oxford Captoes




Varese Brown WingTips


 

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Some of the cap toes look a bit exaggerated to me.
 

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some gorgeous shoes. the oxfords and captoes are especially nice. what are the mark-ups on pradas in italy? just wondering why pricing is so stupid in canada/US.
 

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Originally Posted by Lt.m_castillo
some gorgeous shoes. the oxfords and captoes are especially nice. what are the mark-ups on pradas in italy? just wondering why pricing is so stupid in canada/US.

Actually these are superbly hand made calfskin italian shoes that sell here for around $170 but you can get them for under $100 when on sale.

The pakersons are really wonderful, fit like a glove and really gorgeous... I can't understand why some people pay $600 or more for the same kind of shoes in the US, only for the label on them ?
 

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Originally Posted by Artisan Fan
Some of the cap toes look a bit exaggerated to me.

I agree, those Naviboot captoes are kind of exaggerated...


Look at these, they are more trendy takes on classics (exaggerated maybe)... are good to wear them with slim suits and are the kind you'd see in GQ labelled at $500+, here you get them for under $100

This Brand Ralph Harrison have two product lines
English style goodyear welted shoes and italian style trendy slim shoes.

Ralph Harrison "golf" wingtips



Look at the hybrid soles
 

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Where can we find those shoes for sale?? Do you know anywebsites that carry those shoes?
 

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Originally Posted by JR_Rider
Where can we find those shoes for sale?? Do you know anywebsites that carry those shoes?

Hi, I found them on the net but they are not at discount price..

Here is the link, and they sell them for $289, mine I got them here in Geneva, Switzerland for sale at $92 .. good deal


http://www.forzieri.com/usa/deptb.as...d_id=107&ads=1
 

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Originally Posted by lakewolf
Hi, I found them on the net but they are not at discount price..

Here is the link, and they sell them for $289, mine I got them here in Geneva, Switzerland for sale at $92 .. good deal


http://www.forzieri.com/usa/deptb.as...d_id=107&ads=1


Forzieri even has an Amazon store, so their shoes are available (at full price) there as well.
 

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Lakewolf, do you use shoe trees?
 

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Anyone know when a shoe can actually labelled "hand made"? is there a given percentual amount of handwork required or is it sufficent when e.g. only the leather is cut by hand.
 

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Originally Posted by Tomasso
Lakewolf, do you use shoe trees?

No I dont' use them... I will buy some then...
 

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Please post yours...

I'd like to see them...
 

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