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KITON SHOES - interest?

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by eHaberdasher, Dec 17, 2009.

  1. Mr. Moo

    Mr. Moo Boxercise Toughguy

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    Dude, those are basically driving shoes in a childs size.

    People are really questioning the deal that $800 kiton shoes represent?? [​IMG]

    And Moo, shell Kitons retail at about double the OP's quoted prices. You aren't going to pay four figures for shoes.

    If the OP is patient, he can get closer to $1000 per pair on eBay. At $750 he is doing the forum a favor.


    Says who? [​IMG]
     


  2. lexmann

    lexmann Senior member

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  3. Hoya Saxa

    Hoya Saxa Senior member

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    Well, I'm in ... if you can find suits in a 40S and shoes in a 10.5US, of course. Just to be safe, I'm going to head over to Neiman's now to check sizing so I'm ready when this deal happens.

    $750 is an absolute steal.
     


  4. edmorel

    edmorel Quality Seller!! Dubiously Honored

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    Says who? [​IMG]

    Says anyone who has been subjected to your nonsensical nonsense from the past year.


    BTW, happy holidays to you and yours.
     


  5. Mr. Moo

    Mr. Moo Boxercise Toughguy

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    Says anyone who has been subjected to your nonsensical nonsense from the past year.


    BTW, happy holidays to you and yours.


    Likewise. And you don't know me, ed. So save it.
     


  6. Connemara

    Connemara [URL='http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6jST2Sv63WQ']

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    Are these seriously worth 4 figures? I am thinking no.
     


  7. edmorel

    edmorel Quality Seller!! Dubiously Honored

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    And you don't know me, ed. So save it.

    yes, thankfully.
     


  8. edmorel

    edmorel Quality Seller!! Dubiously Honored

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    Are these seriously worth 4 figures? I am thinking no.

    They are the only shoe Daniel Moynihan wore.
     


  9. CunningSmeagol

    CunningSmeagol Senior member

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    They are good shoes. I think Kiton makes a couple different quality lines though. I saw a pair at Louis that was a standard lace-up that wasn't nearly as nice as most of the other Kiton shoes I've seen, including some at Louis. It had a different color sock, IIRC, and was marked down from $1,600 something to around $400.
     


  10. Bawow

    Bawow Active Member

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    I would be interested in a pair of monks. Size 8.5 US
     


  11. sho'nuff

    sho'nuff grrrrrrrr!!

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  12. teddieriley

    teddieriley Senior member

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    Wait, you smell that?
    Says who? [​IMG]

    Let's keep it real. You wouldn't.
     


  13. edmorel

    edmorel Quality Seller!! Dubiously Honored

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    They are good shoes. I think Kiton makes a couple different quality lines though. I saw a pair at Louis that was a standard lace-up that wasn't nearly as nice as most of the other Kiton shoes I've seen, including some at Louis. It had a different color sock, IIRC, and was marked down from $1,600 something to around $400.

    $400 is like 720 in USDA food stamps.
     


  14. teddieriley

    teddieriley Senior member

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    Wait, you smell that?
    $400 is like 720 in USDA food stamps.

    [​IMG]
     


  15. upnorth

    upnorth Senior member

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    Would love a pair of brown wintips or semi brogues in US11.

    If you bring in classic designs in sensible sizes (more quantities in the 9-11 size ranges), I think these babies will sell, especially in variants of brown shades rather than black.
     


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