1. Hi. We moved systems, and because it was impossible to achieve feature parity between the systems, we opted to archive the old B&S threads but allow users to read them so that they can put them into our new B&S system.

    There is a support thread if you have any issues.

    Cheers,

    Fok.

  2. In 2018. by way of thanks for being a part of this community, we'll be choosing 16 active members of our community at random to receive a special gift and a gift certificate for one of our affiliate vendors, to represent each of our 16 years.

    Fok and the Styleforum Team

    Dismiss Notice
Dismiss Notice

STYLE. COMMUNITY. GREAT CLOTHING.

Bored of counting likes on social networks? At Styleforum, you’ll find rousing discussions that go beyond strings of emojis.

Click Here to join Styleforum's thousands of style enthusiasts today!

New Materna Shoes - Eu size 42, width '5'

Discussion in '2011-2017 Classic Menswear' started by Pembers, Apr 27, 2013.

Tags:
Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.
  1. Pembers

    Pembers Senior Member

    Messages:
    167
    Likes Received:
    22
    Joined:
    Jul 8, 2011
    Location:
    London/Oxford
    A rare opportunity to purchase an unworn pair of shoes by Georg Materna of Vienna. They are beautiful, as I hope the photos show. They are in brown box calf, and come with their dustbags, but not their original boxes.

    They seem to have been in storage for quite a while, but unlike the other pair I have do not seem to be creased as a result. However, they are missing padded heelbeds. I would assume that a decent cobbler could put some in without too much expense.

    When a load of NOS from this maker were sold in 2010, the price for box calf was 790 Euros (£665). That seller was better-know around here than me and probably accepted returns, so my price will be £450. That will include fully-insured shipping worldwide.

    Since I cannot accept returns, do check the measurements below. If it would be convenient for anybody, they would be welcome to come around to my house (south London, zone 2) to try them on.

    Length along bottom of sole, with tape-measure held taut: 28.5cm
    Width of sole at widest point: 10cm
    Width of insole at mid-heel: 6.75cm
     

    Attached Files:



  2. clee1982

    clee1982 Distinguished Member

    Messages:
    9,252
    Likes Received:
    669
    Joined:
    Feb 22, 2009
    Location:
    New York City, NY, USA
    sweet looking shoes!
     


  3. Kiwi Man

    Kiwi Man Senior Member

    Messages:
    656
    Likes Received:
    4
    Joined:
    Oct 15, 2009
    These look crazy nice!
     


  4. comrade

    comrade Distinguished Member

    Messages:
    6,096
    Likes Received:
    354
    Joined:
    May 10, 2005
    Location:
    Menlo Park, CA
    "5" is a very narrow width, correct?
     


Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.

Share This Page

Styleforum is proudly sponsored by