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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. dddrees

    dddrees Distinguished Member

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    No, I've actually been wanting these pair of EGs for awhile now. I think it might be time to pull the trigger on them instead.
     


  2. laufer

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    I would get that in a heartbeat if I could just narrow my sizing. For me Bonafe sizing has been one big clusterf#$&.

    I only had a lack with boot on 804 last.

    I just cannot believe how high Bonafe insteps are.
     


  3. rydenfan

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    hopefully it will be more interesting than all those boring ones you purchased in 2014[​IMG]
     


  4. dddrees

    dddrees Distinguished Member

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    Have you seen EG's rainbow calf? LOL
     
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  5. dddrees

    dddrees Distinguished Member

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    I hear EG Zebra might just be the latest trend. LOL
     
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  6. LoKey

    LoKey Senior Member

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    @laufer : Sorry to hear about your problems with the instep on the 946 EB last. Did you find that the toebox was also narrower than Carmina's Rain? If so, I might have to go G width as well.
     


  7. venividivicibj

    venividivicibj Stylish Dinosaur

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    Ordered my Enzo MTO. Black Calf austerity V-Cap Adelaide (like G&G Gable).
     


  8. tifosi

    tifosi Tire Kicker

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    @rydenfan You rang??? Whose money can I help spend today???
     


  9. dddrees

    dddrees Distinguished Member

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    Please Dear Lord, NO, Not Meeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee!!!!!! [​IMG]
     
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  10. tifosi

    tifosi Tire Kicker

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    It's you????? Oh, you are dooooooomed! This should be easy.
     


  11. dddrees

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    D*** I'm Dooooooooooooooooomed...............................................[​IMG]
     
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  12. MGD83

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    It's tough for guys with low insteps to fit in almost any RTW brand. I should know, I'm in the same boat as you. I have 2 pairs of EB on the 946 last, both wholecuts. The instep is a touch high, but the length of my toes make up for the volume, if that makes any sense. I find the 946 last still has a lower instep then Carmina rain. It definitely has less toe room too, from what I can tell. I own shoes on the rain last as well.

    My next make up will probably be on the chiseled round last, the 74945. Patrik says that it fits like Carmina forest, which for me actually feels the best of all Carmina's lasts I've tried. If only the styling of it was a little sexier :)
     


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  14. jaywhyy

    jaywhyy Senior Member

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    Is 804 or 74945 lower in instep? I thought 804 was, but more than once it's been mentioned 804 fits like rain and 74945 fits like forest.

    @Leaves Do you have swatches for the different colors of buffalo?
     
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  15. MGD83

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    ^ I am curious to know this as well
     


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