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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. watchidiot

    watchidiot Distinguished Member

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    I know how much you love austerity brogues :) would you like to join in in the event that LF cannot entertain our GMTO request?
     


  2. dddrees

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    Excellent choice, I can't wait to see your pictures when they arrive.
     


  3. Frank the sheep

    Frank the sheep Senior Member

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    Love that boot. Have it in Snuff suede on Rain last :)
     


  4. RogerP

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    Quote:I am indeed a big fan of asuetrity brogues, but a second dark brown suede bal boot would be too much of an overlap for me.
     


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    Cheers. Pretty chuffed about them. Tried EG Dovers 606 in Nightshade and loved them. Alas, they were too wide, would have needed a UK D instead of E, and a tat expensive. Gabriel advised the Isham to be a better choice for narrow feet, low instep, so that's how I got there.
     


  6. dddrees

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    This sounds like an excellent recommendation and the Isham is a great looking shoe. I've got a feeling this will work out a lot better for you, good luck.
     


  7. DeSense

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    Thanks dddrees. Now the wait for the Doak CC Galways and the Ishams. :)
     


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    Wow, Galways in Doak and Walnut CC another Excellent Choice. Congrats!!
     


  9. vorkanz

    vorkanz Well-Known Member

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    Well, seems like the gmto went to the grave for the Isham. Wich sole between single dainite, double dainite or double leather sole woud you guys choose between for EG Dover or GG Isham in doak/vintage oak?
     


  10. dddrees

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    For me the sole you chose should correspond with the leather you chose for the upper. Dover CC and Dainite sole for example, or Dover Calf and Double Leather sole being the other typiclle alternative. For the Isham in calf I'd probably go with single leather being the shoe being a bit sleeker than the Dover.
     
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  11. budapest12

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    In for Option 1. Prefer dainite and would like to add a storm welt!
     
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    Just paid for my G&G mtos - GG06 Isham in English Grain and MH71 Warwick in Racing Green. As usual Patrik and Gabriel went above and beyond to get me exactly what I wanted :slayer::slayer::slayer:
     


  14. tifosi

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    Congrats, Steven! They sound like stellar makeups!
     


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    Congratulation and what size is that Isham? Just in case if you change your mind decide to list on B&S :D
     


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