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Shoe Damage Report & Shoe P0rn Central - Part II

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

  1. VRaivio

    VRaivio Senior member

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    Suits you, Sir, I'm sure, but this tidbit of info is a bit more than I'd like to handle. Besides, dried-up reptiles are a clear sign of...gentlemanly mishaps of some kind. Have you tried protecting your reptile with, say, a cover of some sorts?
     


  2. patrickBOOTH

    patrickBOOTH Senior member Dubiously Honored

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  3. bourbonbasted

    bourbonbasted Cyber Eliitist

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    Awesome. Added to my dictionary.

    Gentlemanly mishap (ˈjentlmənlē ˈmisˌhap)-- an illness that has a significant probability of transmission between humans by means of human sexual behavior.

    ex. "Ted's a cool dude, but is reputed to have had a few gentlemanly mishaps. At least that's what his ex is telling everyone."
     


  4. isshinryu101

    isshinryu101 Senior member

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    Pot, kettle...

    Please don't make me find the links to your posts with your raw blister pics.
     


  5. isshinryu101

    isshinryu101 Senior member

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    HA!
     


  6. patrickBOOTH

    patrickBOOTH Senior member Dubiously Honored

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    YOU JUST REMINDED ME! I have an update, here are my two blisters as of a few days ago. They are still gross, just not as bad. They don't hurt, either.

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  7. isshinryu101

    isshinryu101 Senior member

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    who's the chick with the Groucho Marx eyebrows in your sig? Maybe she has hairy toes as well?
     


  8. patrickBOOTH

    patrickBOOTH Senior member Dubiously Honored

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    Issabella Rosselini in a role that epitomizes dirty beauty.
     


  9. earthdragon

    earthdragon Senior member

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    Back on topic Chaps & I can't remember whether or not I posted these.
    Recent addition - EG 'Oakdale' in Bronze Antique on the 82 Last. I could not get anything in my size in Midnight and did not want another pair of shoes in Brown.
    I will try and take some decent pics with a real Camera, as cell pics do not accurately represent the uniqueness of the color.
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  10. Gdot

    Gdot Senior member

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    ^^^^ Very interesting color indeed ^^^^^^^

    Looking forward to additional pics.

    I just received a new pair of G & Gs today - pics sometime tomorrow probably.
     


  11. hendrix

    hendrix Ill-proportioned

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    longwing oxfords? that must have been done before?
     


  12. PipersSon

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    My reptile's bigger than yours.
     


  13. isshinryu101

    isshinryu101 Senior member

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    yup. 60 years ago.

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  14. isshinryu101

    isshinryu101 Senior member

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    1930's Kangaroo Skin Paddock Boots by Rand. NOS. Wearable size (with a roomy toe-box, which is a BIG plus for 30's shoes, which are often much more narrowly lasted).

    The kangaroo skin makes for a very lightweight, yet extremely durable boot. If you look at 1930's shoes that have survived dryness, the Kangaroo ones did so much better. Most Calf ones are cracked all the way through.

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  15. kolecho

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    Vass Vass Vass in cigar Longwing and saddle Burlington, shells, F last.

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