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** Quintessential Crockett & Jones Thread ** (reviews, quality, etc...)

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by david3558, Feb 24, 2011.

  1. hoit1981

    hoit1981 Distinguished Member

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    Final details for the whiskey cordovan Harlech MTO are up on the MTO thread... It'll be a 1st come, 1st served deal with a maximum of 12 orders available. PM me with any details or contact Lauren directly to place the order.
     


  2. SuitedDx

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    One if the classics: [​IMG]
     


  3. BootSpell

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    Sorry, I don't wear watches so didn't notice his watch. He was maybe late twenties, trim-looking guy with brown hair --- just so personable, helpful with advice and suggestions but with just the right amount of deference to customers even though he was so knowledgeable.
     


  4. Tuur

    Tuur Well-Known Member

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    Would you wear Northcote boots under a suit?
     
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  5. SuitedDx

    SuitedDx Distinguished Member

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    Many would. Personally, I typically wear bals with suits so I would opt for a different boot. Careful with the speed hooks because they can get caught in the stitching and pull on it.
     


  6. S K M

    S K M Senior Member

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    NOOOOOOOOOO....
     


  7. S K M

    S K M Senior Member

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    Actually I wouldn't wear any kind of boot with suits. Only possible exception could be EG's Shannons, which I don't own, but still then I consider it weird looking...
     


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    It's fine to wear a chelsea boot with suits.
     


  9. SuitedDx

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    I regularly wear my bal boots with suits... actually, outside of suits, bal boots tend to look a little off (except my shell AS Millers which I can look a little more casual).
     


  10. venividivicibj

    venividivicibj Stylish Dinosaur

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    Most boots look like typical dress shoes until your pant rises up, so not sure why you wouldn't unless it was a really chunky style.
     


  11. Tuur

    Tuur Well-Known Member

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    Thanks for your input everybody!
     


  12. CandJONLINE

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    Dear Quadcammermmer,

    All Crockett & Jones shoes have full leather insoles, from heel to toe. These are not leather board.

    You can always contact us directly if you have technical questions.

    All the best
    Candjonline
     


  13. NAMOR

    NAMOR Stylish Dinosaur

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    yes. thats a sleek boot on a handsome last. go for it
     


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    NAMOR Stylish Dinosaur

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    hello,

    do you have any pictures of the whiskey shell that c&J uses. preferably made up as a boot?

    thanks
     


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    I wear my Somerville with suits all the time in the fall and winter. They look especially good with flannel IMO.

    They are balmoral boots, so they are more formal than the Northcote. But, as long as you feel comfortable wearing any bluchers with suits, I'm not sure boots would make much difference. I wouldn't wear anything with speedhooks or a commando sole with a suit though.
     


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