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Shoe Damage Report & Shoe P0rn Central - Part II

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

  1. SpooPoker

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

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    Moving away from the clunky shoes...
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    Marc Guyot for Paul Stuart.
     


  2. Slewfoot

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    I'll take clunky any day in that case. :^)
     
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    NAMOR Stylish Dinosaur

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    ^ awwww snap! Slewfoot, have the vass double monks grown any in the last couple weeks? Size 45.5 would be ideal :inlove:
     


  4. Slewfoot

    Slewfoot Distinguished Member

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    ^ I think they're now at 44.5. I'll PM you when they reach your needs.
     
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    cheers man- point about the Dover, to paraphrase a well known Ebay seller- 'can any machine do this?' that's what I call art.
    It's the same with the rest of Vass construction - you can't tell much about the degree of hand work just by inspection, but knowing that they're hand lasted and hand welted says that in some far flung workshop there's people making shoes same way they did 200 yrs ago.


    thks
     


  6. SpooPoker

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

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    I knew you would say that. And I see you there with your thumbs, AJ.
     


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  8. mcarthur

    mcarthur Stylish Dinosaur

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    [​IMG]
    ravello wt boot
    argyles otc
     


  9. mcarthur

    mcarthur Stylish Dinosaur

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    [​IMG]
    brown horse bit loafer
    argyles otc
     


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    fritzl Stylish Dinosaur

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    +1

    i like the style, but the last is too gaudy for my taste and the shape of my feet.
     


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    Pure 1930s revisited but typical of Guyot done authentically...maybe a little pointier/Italian than that era.
     
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    fritzl Stylish Dinosaur

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    imo, these discussions are educational because they bring various aspects to the table and interested parties can make up their mind.
     


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    like i said i prefer the way the EG s stitched, not that the vass is or aint
     


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