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

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  1. budapest12

    budapest12 Senior member

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    2102. I got these last week just in time to wear for an important meeting. They are extraordinary. First but definitely not last pair of Bonafes.
     


  2. dbacr

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    So, your saying the EB is a better choice.
    Hopefully it's not too late to send money.
     


  3. laufer

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    Congratulation, you must have some seriously high instep. I would really like that last for whole-cut Chelsea boot but I am not sure that instep would work for me.
     


  4. budapest12

    budapest12 Senior member

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    Thanks. My instep is on the higher end - not sure about the seriously part.
     


  5. laufer

    laufer Senior member

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    Well I have high instep too and I could not fit in 2102. Apparently Skoaktiebolaget is discontinuing 2102 last because customers were having problems with instep.
     


  6. MGD83

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    It would be awesome if Bonafe could modify that last to suit a low to moderate instep. According to Patrik they have about 5000 last styles :) so I'm sure there's something similar in the repertoire
     


  7. dddrees

    dddrees Senior member

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    Great looking pair of shoes. How would you rate them when compared to C&J, Vass, EG, or G&G?
     


  8. budapest12

    budapest12 Senior member

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    Interesting... Feel fortunate they worked as I ordered blind on fit.
     


  9. Mr. Six

    Mr. Six Senior member

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    Leaves, any chance you're going to restock some Carmina business basics with Tomir or Dainite soles? I checked the expected arrivals list and didn't see them. I was thinking about the now-arrived rainy season and their potential usefulness.
     


  10. tifosi

    tifosi Tire Kicker

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    That's the last I need for my instep!
     


  11. budapest12

    budapest12 Senior member

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    Brother!
     


  12. aldenwear

    aldenwear Senior member

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    But mercedes are overpriced pieced of shit and Hyundai - genesis sedan and Equus- are priced tens of thousands less and great values.

    I think bonafes and Aldens are far more value laden than mercedes. Is that your point?
     
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  13. RogerP

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    Better by far.
     


  14. MGD83

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    Ok - Porsche to Hyundai
     


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