Peal & Co.® Chelsea Ankle Boots

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by BamaHater, Jul 26, 2011.

  1. BamaHater

    BamaHater Senior member

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  2. davesmith

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    for that price i think it is a good deal, i looked through a few sites (there are people here way better at this than me) and the cheapest decent pair that i saw was $500+
     


  3. BamaHater

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    might have to jump on this deal
     


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    Anyone else have any opinions?
     


  5. mothball

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    I bought those from BB about a month ago, and they're now my favorite boots. They look better in person than on their site. I went a half size up from my dress shoe size, and they're quite comfortable.
     


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    patrickBOOTH Senior member Dubiously Honored

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    They are nice. I saw a picture of Obama wearing the same ones. He likes them too!
     


  7. bourbonbasted

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    Interestingly terrible picture on the site. Looks like the photographer tried them out for a couple of months before he took the picture. They should take a lesson from RL's photographer.
     


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    DocHolliday Senior member Dubiously Honored

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    I'm wearing them now. Great boots. Here's a pic I took of mine when I first received them: [​IMG]
     


  9. johnnyletrois

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    Just received mine and they look nice. Any idea who made them?
     


  10. bluesdance

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    I ordered mine when they were half off and wore them around... the sole started to peel off :confused: and I brought them in for an in store exchange. I will vibram the replacements right away so that problem doesn't come up again (which I should have done in the first place cuz i was slipping and sliding all over the place) besides this issue I really love these boots.
     


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    Peal & Co.

    

    Sounds like typical C&J. This should not affect the function of the boots.
     


  12. bluesdance

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    What so people just ignore this when it happens? It doesn't eventually end up with the whole sole falling off or whatever?
     


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    Hayward Senior member

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    If youre on either of the coasts I'd recommend seeking out RM Williams over these.
     


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    I'm starting to get some fine cracking on the tops and sides of these boots. Not too pleased. Have applied multiple coats of Renovateur and let soak in. Hopefully this will help.
     


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    So the elastic is OK but the leather is going?
     


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