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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. nickrut

    nickrut Senior member

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    In my experiences Carminas are definitely great shoes but I can tell a reasonable difference between them and Gaziano and Girlings. I have 3 or 4 pairs of Carminas so I can compare them. I'd have to say currently they are the best value in higher end mens shoes. Definitely not a $600 difference but I'll still be ordering predominately G&G and EGs.

    I'd consider a leather U-Cap boot for sure from Carmina as well as a few other models. Just waiting for the GMTOs or pre-orders to be announced.
     


  2. Leaves

    Leaves Affiliate Vendor Affiliate Vendor

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    We're bringing in a new brand late April, maybe you can browse those while...yeah.
     


  3. NAMOR

    NAMOR Senior member

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    @ Tifosi

    i love the shoes. i dislike the mindless and increasingly misinformed or uneducated opinions of the internet: broad sweeping statements, poor brand comparisons and value judgments. Sf surely isnt immune to this. gah. i know ive done the same, with 18,000+ posts ive probably done it more than most. but still you cant help but bang your head against the wall
     
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  4. venividivicibj

    venividivicibj Senior member

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    ^ Shots fired.. More info?

    St.C?
     


  5. budapest12

    budapest12 Senior member

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    I'd be grumpy too if I were him. Look how many posts he has. That is a lot of time on the toilet bowl.
     


  6. filangler

    filangler Senior member

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    Come on now @Leaves don't keep us hanging here. Spill the beans.... Saint Crispin's? [​IMG]
     


  7. othertravel

    othertravel Senior member

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    Cole Haan?
     


  8. JubeiSpiegel

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    C&J for Leaves Collection?

    VASS...?
     


  9. TweedyProf

    TweedyProf Senior member Dubiously Honored

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    Different query:

    Carmina Snuff Suede. Would you consider this a mid brown, so darker enough in town with mid-gray trousers? Anyone with a pic of such a combo?

    Thanks
     


  10. Leaves

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    Maybe it's just some new ties or shoe care? Ha! You have to stay tuned! I ain't sayin nuffin'!
     


  11. othertravel

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    It's this, isnt it:

    [​IMG]
     


  12. Leaves

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    ^^ Too subtle, I need something that will make a statement.
     


  13. RogerP

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    Eek! Cannot be unseen....
     


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    Lol you act like your innocent but I've seen you preemptively call out fight all the time in different threads. You make things worse when you do that lol. In real life you'd be the one chanting fight and cheering when it happens.
     


  15. SuitedDx

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    I know I'm going to regret holding out on buying shoes... everyone seems to be on an EG & G&G splurge!
     


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