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Shoe Damage Report & Shoe P0rn Central - Part II

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by Oyaji, Feb 20, 2010.

  1. Mediaman

    Mediaman Active Member

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    My MTO Greve's (a Dutch brand) came in today,...very happy with the result. [​IMG]

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  2. onix

    onix Distinguished Member

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    ^ That is a beautiful pair. Did they make the belt too?
     


  3. Mediaman

    Mediaman Active Member

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    Thank you and yes they did, in matching color and finish.
     


  4. ajv

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    My MTO Greve's (a Dutch brand) came in today,...very happy with the result. [​IMG]

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    Nice looking pair of shoes, wear them in good health....

    Adrian
     


  5. Mediaman

    Mediaman Active Member

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    Thank you sir.
     


  6. Fantastic Mr Foxx

    Fantastic Mr Foxx Senior Member

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    That is a beautiful pair.

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  7. fritzl

    fritzl Stylish Dinosaur

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    Still waiting on a good one for you ... haven't forgotten.

    ooops. what happened to them, you already had for me? [​IMG]
     


  8. fritzl

    fritzl Stylish Dinosaur

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    [​IMG]

    yep, they are noice...
     


  9. SpooPoker

    SpooPoker Internet Bigtimer and Most Popular Man on Campus Dubiously Honored Affiliate Vendor

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    My MTO Greve's (a Dutch brand) came in today,...very happy with the result. [​IMG]

    These are beautiful.. I only would take off the key fob end on the laces and make the hardware on the belt silver. Thats just me. Nice finishing.
     


  10. NOBD

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    Leuke schoentjes, MM.
     


  11. Wes Bourne

    Wes Bourne Distinguished Member

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    Used to ogle these in the shop, 'Oh no, Sir, they never go on sale!'. Gulp. Took the plunge.

    C&J Pembroke, Double sole with Dainite.

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    ^ I have that in shell -- Marlow/Darlton [​IMG]

    Is cardiff and pembroke one the same shoe, except for danite sole vs. leather sole?


    If I recall, the Cardiff isn't grain.

    Pembroke: last 325, tan scotch grain calf, dainite soles and storm welt

    Cardiff: last 325, tan calf, double leather soles , no storm welt

    I prefer the Pembroke, a double leather sole without storm welt doesn't looks good.


    Those look great I_D, maybe even nicer than the shell PRL Marlow/Darlton! [​IMG] So the Pembroke is the one j.crew sells?

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  12. Ich_Dien

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    Thanks, Wes & Fritzl. Wes, it does look that way, doesn't it? Perhaps with a leather sole though, I can't tell?
     


  13. TheWraith

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    Beautiful pair of shoes, Mediaman [​IMG]
     


  14. fritzl

    fritzl Stylish Dinosaur

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    i would make the hardware on the belt silver. Thats just me.

    what's wrong with brass?
     


  15. SpooPoker

    SpooPoker Internet Bigtimer and Most Popular Man on Campus Dubiously Honored Affiliate Vendor

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    what's wrong with brass?

    Nothing at all - Just me, I prefer silver.
     


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