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!

Offical TRICKERS shoes and boots thread

Discussion in 'Streetwear and Denim' started by Get Smart, Sep 8, 2010.

Tags:
  1. ukdan9

    ukdan9 New Member

    Messages:
    4
    Likes Received:
    0
    Joined:
    Jan 23, 2013
    Location:
    London
    Hello Seer,

    I totally agree, but for their maiden journey out and about, rather do after the first walk. I'll surely be splashing about plenty times ahead.

    Waxy Cuba is impressive, just don't see too many members with pics posted up on this thread. Any guess to the general reason why?
     


  2. seer

    seer Senior member

    Messages:
    757
    Likes Received:
    27
    Joined:
    Nov 30, 2011
    I'm not sure why waxy cuba doesn't get more attention - I think it's rather manly... Rough and ready...
     
    Last edited: Jan 24, 2013


  3. zippyh

    zippyh Senior member

    Messages:
    6,578
    Likes Received:
    3,316
    Joined:
    Sep 16, 2007
    Location:
    Seattle-ish
    Finally received my beechnut Bowoods from Paul and Friends in Sweden.
    Lovin' the red dainite sole. Great price too. They ended up being about $369 shipped to Seattle.
    They used postal service so no brokerage/duty.
    Looks like they have a 7.5 left.

    [​IMG]
     


  4. mothball

    mothball Senior member

    Messages:
    768
    Likes Received:
    527
    Joined:
    Sep 12, 2010
    

    I do like that color. I've been thinking about ordering a pair of Lambourns in that leather. Great pickup.
     


  5. mothball

    mothball Senior member

    Messages:
    768
    Likes Received:
    527
    Joined:
    Sep 12, 2010
    

    I really like the waxy cuba, but I haven't seen much available in it. Those look great, and welcome to the forum.
     


  6. hc4thehc

    hc4thehc Senior member

    Messages:
    1,908
    Likes Received:
    1,608
    Joined:
    Jul 5, 2008
    Location:
    Belgium
    

    Had a hard time picking between those and the waxy logger boots... Went with the loggers... But absolutely love your pair... Waxy leather = hard as fuck...

    [​IMG]
     


  7. seer

    seer Senior member

    Messages:
    757
    Likes Received:
    27
    Joined:
    Nov 30, 2011
    Now those are a man's boot!
     
    Last edited: Jan 25, 2013


  8. milw50717

    milw50717 Senior member

    Messages:
    968
    Likes Received:
    125
    Joined:
    Apr 14, 2011
    

    Other than collabs with wedge soles do an Tricker's come with Vibram soles ?

    Thought the non-leather options were Dainite and Commando soles.
     


  9. afixedpoint

    afixedpoint Crossfit

    Messages:
    1,353
    Likes Received:
    1,201
    Joined:
    Jun 18, 2011
    Location:
    Switzerland
    I have a pair of scotch grain captoes on a Vibram sole, much lighter and looks better in person than I imagined

    I'll try to post a picture sometime
     


  10. seer

    seer Senior member

    Messages:
    757
    Likes Received:
    27
    Joined:
    Nov 30, 2011
    That would be great!
     


  11. ravn

    ravn Active Member

    Messages:
    43
    Likes Received:
    4
    Joined:
    Sep 12, 2012
    Location:
    Oslo
    First of all I would like to thank everybody who have contributed to this tread, I think I have read most of the postings and it both helped me and inspiered me to order my first pair of Tricker`s. The choice was abviously, The Shoe Healer it had to be. Never had better customer service like the service I recived from Richard.

    So my first pair is out of the box and they fit perfect.

    Eaton on a 4444 last with fitting 6 size 10. Commando sole and barbour welt.

    My first photo upload so hope I get this right[​IMG]


    [​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]
     
    Last edited: Jan 26, 2013


  12. Ritchee

    Ritchee Senior member

    Messages:
    1,356
    Likes Received:
    89
    Joined:
    Mar 17, 2007
    Location:
    New England
    Last month I purchased a pair of cuba waxy trail shoes from The End. The only negative thing I can say about them is the bellows tongue - at least I think that's what they're called. The 2nd picture is of the tongue. It's just below the laces, and they're stitched on both sides. It's a little difficult getting my foot in the shoe, and the right shoe's tongue at times hurts my delicate foot. I used a shoe stretcher to expand it and it seems to work. I'm also thinking of taking some of the stitching off, but I'll see.

    [​IMG]
    [​IMG]
     


  13. milw50717

    milw50717 Senior member

    Messages:
    968
    Likes Received:
    125
    Joined:
    Apr 14, 2011
    It appears that those collabs (Tricker's x End Hunting Co. ) have a vibram gumlite sole.

    [​IMG]

    So, I'd guess that it's just collabs and MTOs that have Vibrams and none in the 'normal' lineup ?
     


  14. CTBrummie

    CTBrummie Senior member

    Messages:
    707
    Likes Received:
    187
    Joined:
    Jan 26, 2012
    Location:
    Birmingham, UK
    Yup. Gotta remember that Tricker's, before all these recent collabs and MTOs, was one of the most conservative of English shoe-makers and Vibram soles aren't generally widely-used over here anyway.
     


  15. ukdan9

    ukdan9 New Member

    Messages:
    4
    Likes Received:
    0
    Joined:
    Jan 23, 2013
    Location:
    London
    Looks great Ritchie, laces nice contrast.

    Glad to see more Waxy Cuba's pics, so they're getting some love. Keep them coming...
     


Share This Page

Styleforum is proudly sponsored by