Shoe Damage Report & Shoe P0rn Central - Part II

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

  1. HORNS

    HORNS Senior member

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    Fritzle brings up a point that reminds me of a question I've been meaning to ask: do many of you guys wear orthotics in your shoes? I've worn orthotics in my dress shoes for the past 15 years, which has created a whole new universe of comfort in and variety of the shoes I wear.

    Do you have a pair of orthotics for every shoe?
     


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    Do you have a pair of orthotics for every shoe?
    No, I just switch them from shoe to shoe. Since I put in shoe trees, I have to take them out anyway . . . Sorry for hijacking this thread.
     


  4. aj_del

    aj_del Senior member

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    Here's the information on them:

    http://www.nwpodiatric.com/products/index_prodfunc.html

    The great thing about this orthotic is that you can wear them in dress shoes, but also put them underneath the athletic shoe insole and play sports, run, whatever in them.


    Thanks for the link. Any idea if they take orders directly or which online shops stock them
     


  5. NOBD

    NOBD Senior member

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    Carmina Inca last from The Armoury

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    Yes.
     


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    Demeter & Halmos: Alt Wein (semi-brogue apron) monk, Budapester style raised toe box last, dead stock Freudenberg burgundy box calf leather.

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    Horns - your avatar brought tears to my eyes man . . .

    Funny, Michael ay329's avatar, above, brings tears to mine. Just different, I guess.
     


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    fritzl Senior member

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    Fritzle brings up a point that reminds me of a question I've been meaning to ask: do many of you guys wear orthotics in your shoes?

    you're welcome.

    thank you for picking this topic up.

    i miss this part in a lot of fitting discussions.
     


  9. fritzl

    fritzl Senior member

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    Demeter & Halmos: Alt Wein

    it's WIEN, WIEN and WIEN again, ridiculous.

    fw..k, now i'm stuck with the paprika i selected for you. i need your measurements also. just saying.

    OT: they look fabulicious, wear them in good health.
     


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    Isak Bengtsbo Well-Known Member

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    Where can you get hold of shoes from Demeter & Halmos? Over the internet?
     


  11. gyasih

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    These babies came in today... [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
     


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    Where can you get hold of shoes from Demeter & Halmos? Over the internet?
    http://www.demeter-halmos.com/webgalery/index.html They don't have an online store and unsure about RTW stock availability. My 3 orders have all been MTO, via e-mail communications and PayPal payment. They make classic Central European designs using traditional and progressive (squared & chiseled) lasts. See D&H as another option from Budapest...not a Vass alternative.
     


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    hendrix Ill-proportioned

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    Carmina Inca last from The Armoury
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    can you describe how well made these are? specifically, do they have a closed channeled sole? I'm tossing up between the carmina monks at the armoury or the AS exclusive at A Fine Pair of Shoes. O also are those lasted shoe trees and did the shoes come with them? thanks!
     


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    These babies came in today...
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    maker?
     


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