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Shoe Damage Report & Shoe P0rn Central - Part II

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

  1. jerrybrowne

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    Mr. Moo Boxercise Toughguy

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    Vass Old English captoe oxfords, HAF sole, metal toe, seamless heel, F last.

    I should take pics.
     


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    I'm not exactly sure where to ask this, so I'm asking here:

    I just bought a pair of RL suede loafers and wanted to know the best way to care for them. I know the basics, keep trees in them at all times, don't wear them in the rain, and other basics, but can any of you give me a more in depth way to care for them so they last as long as possible?
     


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    I would spray with a suede protector, then brush with a suede brush now and then. Clean stains with a suede eraser if needed. If the shoes get very dirty, wash with suede cleaner, let dry, then use protector.
     


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

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    Is that a true story?


    +1 the wingtips are gorgeous.


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    Mr. Moo Boxercise Toughguy

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    Sorry for the awful iPhone photos... camera is MIA at the moment.

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    NAMOR Stylish Dinosaur

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    lookin good moo, I hope the F last fits you. If they dont, I suggest you just give up and go barefoot
     
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  8. Mr. Moo

    Mr. Moo Boxercise Toughguy

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    They are slightly tighter around my instep than expected, but the rest is spot on. I imagine they'll wear in nicely.
     


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    To each his own, but that's too much shine for any of my footwear.:uhoh:
     


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    Damn you....wish I never saw those...:worship:
     


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    patrickBOOTH Stylish Dinosaur Dubiously Honored

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    Yes, sir. I was just taking a picture of the undercollar dart on a Dries Van Noten suit.
     


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    Beautiful Moo - Is there a place to buy Vass in the US?
     


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    Been to Carmina today...

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    These are Adelaides in what looks like burgundy / oxblood, but the image doesn't capture that very well. I will try to post better pics later, all I have now is my cell phone [​IMG]
     
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    These look fantastic. Definitely take some more pics when you can. What last are they on?
     


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    Beautiful...yes post better pics when you have them as I would love to see the richness of the oxblood.
     


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