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Just got mine, the color looks a bit inconsistent but guess that’s just the property of this leather, very wild, now I regret of using 74945 instead of 363 MOD, figure 363MOD may look better:)
Sadly I will have to let these go as the instep is a bit high for me...
It’s a UK7.5 in the 74945 last.
Only tried it on for literally 2 mins. Please DM if interested. Thanks
 

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Sadly I will have to let these go as the instep is a bit high for me...
It’s a UK7.5 in the 74945 last.
Only tried it on for literally 2 mins. Please DM if interested. Thanks
Have you tried to put on a tongue pad to adjust the fit of them?
 

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That's a shame, they look pretty awesome. Also a shame since they're not my size and we're both in Toronto.

Apologies if this has been tried, but a leather insert (one with arch support), with tongue pads and thicker sock should take up quite a bit of extra space.
 

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That's a shame, they look pretty awesome. Also a shame since they're not my size and we're both in Toronto.

Apologies if this has been tried, but a leather insert (one with arch support), with tongue pads and thicker sock should take up quite a bit of extra space.
Thanks, it doesnt feel so comfortable that way. So I will just resell it.
 

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perhaps a strange question, but has anyone ever considered doing a boot like this completely unlined? maybe some toe and heel structure, but otherwise totally unlined?

I have a pair of the kingsleys that I just adore, but I find myself wearing more and more unlined things these days. Not just because its the summer and I'm not wearing boots, I just really really love unlined things, and I also really really love this pair of boots...

Anyway, if that's even possible, would love to make that happen in a couple of months once I get some of the other shoes I'm still waiting for in the mail... So if I'm not the only one with this sentiment, let me know.
 

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perhaps a strange question, but has anyone ever considered doing a boot like this completely unlined? maybe some toe and heel structure, but otherwise totally unlined?

I have a pair of the kingsleys that I just adore, but I find myself wearing more and more unlined things these days. Not just because its the summer and I'm not wearing boots, I just really really love unlined things, and I also really really love this pair of boots...

Anyway, if that's even possible, would love to make that happen in a couple of months once I get some of the other shoes I'm still waiting for in the mail... So if I'm not the only one with this sentiment, let me know.
I have a few pair of boots that are pretty much unlined as you said, and the ankle mobility and overall flexibility is great!
 

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care to share from where mon frere?
They’re work style boots, but my most flexible pair are my Wolverine 1k unlined in a dark navy suede from CF Stead and the others are Truman boots. Great boots and underrated imo.

Since Carmina is doing an MTO weekend, I’m debating if I should go unlined for the shaft in my loden suede boot, but I also enjoy how Carmina let’s the customer pick the color of the lining.
 

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The lasted Enzo shoe trees are providing a very tight fit, anyone found a good way to get them in and out? :puzzled:
 

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The lasted Enzo shoe trees are providing a very tight fit, anyone found a good way to get them in and out? :puzzled:
Glad I'm not the only one! Broke a sweat the other day working them out. Much easier to get in for whatever reason
 

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Have you guys tried twisting the shoe tree sideways while pulling it out? One of Mark Cho's video gave that advice and i found it pretty helpful. Same with putting on chelseas/jodphurs too, instead going straight in, going in at an angle makes it much easier.
 

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