John Lobb Appreciation Thread

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by dddrees, Feb 22, 2013.

  1. gyasih

    gyasih Senior member

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    Great stuff, Phil
     


  2. SuitedDx

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    Heh, saw this and it caught my attention. Awesome PV!
     


  3. JubeiSpiegel

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    What is my best avenue for wide fit JLs?
     


  4. GusW

    GusW Senior member Dubiously Honored

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    In my experience with Lobbs their EE isn't really that wide. Go with one of their fuller fitting lasts and get the wider size. Don't let anyone tell you they will stretch, they don't. If one doesn't feel right at first, skip it and try another last or size. Good luck.
     


  5. PhiloVance

    PhiloVance Senior member

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    Thanks all for the compliments!

    Also, I'd have to agree with PSG regarding the wide fitting. My Tudor Boots are 9EE and they are a good fit. I wouldn't say they look or feel wide at all, IMO. But that is my only pair of shoes in the 7000B so perhaps the normal width on that last is narrow.
     


  6. m0bbie

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    [​IMG]

    JL Darby II Dark Oak
     


  7. dddrees

    dddrees Senior member

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    Nice choice.
     


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  10. gyasih

    gyasih Senior member

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    Beautiful
     


  11. dddrees

    dddrees Senior member

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    Thank you, great looking shoes.
    Oh, I like that color.

    Very nice.
     


  12. Ilovelobbs

    Ilovelobbs Senior member

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    Agree, they only use an Italian tannery who supply exclusively to them...exquisite stuff.
     


  13. Ilovelobbs

    Ilovelobbs Senior member

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    thank you - never knew this thread existed.
     


  14. dddrees

    dddrees Senior member

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    It's fairly new, and I was rather surprised there wasn't one prior.


    But hey, I thought it was about time.
     
    Last edited: Mar 16, 2013


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    Any idea which Italian tannery?Ilcea?
     


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