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John Lobb on eBay

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by kronik, May 19, 2006.

  1. kronik

    kronik Senior member

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    Are these worth 650? Would I be better off waiting for the EG sale or another Sky Valet trunk show?

    I like the color and the antiquing.. and I need a dark pair of dress shoes that are versatile.
     
  2. timekeeping

    timekeeping Well-Known Member

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    These Lobbs are the real thing, not seconds or rejects (this seller will note the inside of the shoe is stamped "R" if they are rejects/seconds). I think they are not terrific value but does represent a sizable discount to retail.

    It appears the auction has ended anyway. So I guess it's a moot point now.
     
  3. aportnoy

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    A resounding yes from me! They are exquisite and if they were my size, well then we'd be fighting for them. I have the Garnier II in plum calf and the color is drop-dead gorgeous.

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    Are these worth 650? Would I be better off waiting for the EG sale or another Sky Valet trunk show?

    I like the color and the antiquing.. and I need a dark pair of dress shoes that are versatile.
     
  4. edmorel

    edmorel Senior member Dubiously Honored

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    What I find interesting is in that auctions link "similar items from all ebay sellers" this pops up:

    http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll...SI_PR4_PCN_BIX

    aportnoy, given their similarity to Lobb's, at least according to ebay's software, you must own a pair of these, correct?
     
  5. aportnoy

    aportnoy Senior member Dubiously Honored

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    What I find interesting is in that auctions link "similar items from all ebay sellers" this pops up:

    http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll...SI_PR4_PCN_BIX

    aportnoy, given their similarity to Lobb's, at least according to ebay's software, you must own a pair of these, correct?


    Damn Ed, now everyone's going to be gunning after my source. KitonBrioni turned me onto this right before he disappeared.
     
  6. kronik

    kronik Senior member

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    What I find interesting is in that auctions link "similar items from all ebay sellers" this pops up:

    http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll...SI_PR4_PCN_BIX

    aportnoy, given their similarity to Lobb's, at least according to ebay's software, you must own a pair of these, correct?


    Those have got to be, undoubtedly, one of the ugliest pairs of shoes I've ever seen.
     
  7. thinman

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    Those have got to be, undoubtedly, one of the ugliest pairs of shoes I've ever seen.

    But I can see the similarity with Lobb shoes. The both have soles, uppers, laces...
     
  8. kronik

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    But I can see the similarity with Lobb shoes. The both have soles, uppers, laces...

    And they're shoes ....




    Sort of.
     

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