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Offical TRICKERS shoes and boots thread

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

  1. Reiver

    Reiver Senior Member

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    I've been wearing the Ilkleys with a thin pair of socks under a thicker pair which has helped. I wore them with a single pair of socks a few days ago and was suffering after a while. They are improving though, gradually. Couldn't walk all day in them yet!
     

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    Tricker's Parade Racing Green cordovan [​IMG]

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    Should have bought the green when I could have ..
     

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    Inclement weather = Stow.
     

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    Just bought my first pair of Tricker's - the Richard longwings in brown suede, which seem a little narrow on the toe but think I can make work with thin socks. Quick question for you folks - does anyone know why the sides aren't stitched together in the back like in most longwings but the heel is an independent piece stitched onto the sides? I have very little knowledge of shoe construction but it seemed curious when compared to other offerings I've seen from Alden, AE, etc. Thanks v much.

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    Strange. My Kudu Richards aren't like that.
     

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    Is the outer heel actually a separate piece, or are you seeing the stitches attaching the inner suede heel liner? I believe the model you have is unlined, so the connecting stitches would have to go all the way through the outer.
     

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    I've seen a number of pairs of Richards that have the stitching on the side like that, and also some that don't. Not clear if it's a material thing (the ones with the side-stitching have been suede and binder leather).
     

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    My Stow Acorn with my just new delivered gloves :)

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    Tricker's Galosh Racing Green [​IMG]

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    What UK size are you?
     

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    If you happen to have a pair in a uk9 you want to sell and nishant doesn’t want them I would be interested.
     

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    That stitching only appears on the lightweight unlined Richards. The ones with standard construction don't have it.
     

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    You’re absolutely right! I wasn’t paying close enough attention. Great shoe, looking forward to wearing it in the spring/summer.

     

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