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Skoaktiebolaget – Carlos Santos, Enzo Bonafé, Saint Crispin’s, Paolo Scafora, Carmina, Rubinacci

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by Leaves, Feb 27, 2013.

  1. Ironist

    Ironist Senior member

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    I'd love a suede chukka. I don't know about the shearling but I definitely want a suede chukka with Danite Sole and chisel last like the stock model. Probably prefer a brown suede since I see it as a fall and winter boot and tobacco seems like a more summery color. However, I am flexible as I am not sure what choices there are for suede or how the enzo tobacco compares to carminas. I would think there would be two other people here who would be interested in such a staple brown suede chukka :D.
     
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  2. RogerP

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    My feet are naturally warm, so shearling is out for me entirely. I could go for the exact boot Skoak did before (including Dainite sole). I would be open to a chocolate brown as well.
     


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    @RogerP

    Nice, sounds like we're on the same page. Is the chocolate brown the same as the double monk? I think that would look pretty good. Just need one more to make this happen before the price increase!

    Enzo Bonafe Suede Chukka GMTO:

    Model 3403, 946 chiseled last, double rubber sole

    This model:
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    This color:
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  4. MGD83

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    Great last, great idea. If I didn't already have enough suede I'd be in on this for sure.

    Id really love to see some suede chelsea MTOs happening though.
     


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    I'm probably in for an Enzo suede chukka. I would like to see the available suede options before deciding
     


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    Perfect. Thank you
     


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    What I particularly like about that monk is the light welt and edge trim with the darker suede. Is that what you had in mind for the chukka?
     


  9. Ironist

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    I'm not sure if you can even do that since it's Danite. Regardless, what I had in mind was for a fall / winter Chukka since I think SkoAB had a lot of nice spring and summer Chukkas already and I think the lighter welt would give it a more summery / spring feel.
     
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  10. Ironist

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    Well, with three eyelets, a chisel last, and a double danite sole. I wouldn't be opposed to a more brown rather than black edge trimming but I don't know about having a natural edge trim.
     


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    I'm in.
     


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    Gents, anyone want to get in on a GMTO for a EG Harrgate, bauxite / rosewood country calf combo? Here is a mock-up i put together:

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    I will be going it alone, before the Skoak price adjustment, if no one wants in. I really like this combo...
     


  14. Leaves

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    Some MTO insipration for you guys this Sunday. We start with Enzo Bonafé:

    Bonafé model 3540 Balmoral Boot in Black Calf/suede on the 363 last (quite similar to a model we're getting in stock this fall)
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    Bonafé model 3725 in Plum Museum Calf on the 946 last, black fiddle waist and metal toe tips (did I hear GMTO?).
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    Bonafé model Modified 3751, upper: Vitello Elise, shaft: Inca 4340, 363 last.
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    Bonafé Button Boots (have to double check mats, colours are a bit off in the pic), 2102B last.
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    Bonafé model Modified 3751, upper: Plum Museum Calf, shaft: Black Grain, 946 last, Chained Norvegese.
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