Shoe Damage Report & Shoe P0rn Central - Part II

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

  1. isshinryu101

    isshinryu101 Senior member

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    those weren't longwings. Small size, too.
     
  2. meister

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    Further indication of fungal infection IMO.
     
  3. Pliny

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    I like these. great lustre
     
  4. Sanguis Mortuum

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    Very nice. Is that just grained calf? It looks a bit like that Russian reindeer hide.
     
  5. patrickBOOTH

    patrickBOOTH Senior member Dubiously Honored

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    That is way overboard. A bit of cream polish, buff, then a couple of thin layers of wax polish, buff, done.
     
  6. JubeiSpiegel

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    Ferragamo calls it pebble grain calf, nothing fancy i'm afraid.
     
  7. isshinryu101

    isshinryu101 Senior member

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    AMEN to this!
     
  8. SpooPoker

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    patrickBOOTH Senior member Dubiously Honored

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    What exactly are we looking at here? :confused:
     
  10. DLKY

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    Looking forward to the completed shoe pics!
     
  11. Gdot

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    Gatorlicious!?!?!?!?
     
  12. VRaivio

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    What the hey, Spoo? I knew you were very much into clothing, but alligator skin jockstraps?
     
  13. bourbonbasted

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    I dunno if I can be sure that it's gator. It almost looks like tattered cape material. Maybe three hundred and fifty pound test monofilament? Or perhaps a Kevlar biweave? My god. Now I know why Spoo never shows his face...

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    Not mine, just wanted to share this pic:

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