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Spectators from Zee's

chocoball

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Been busy as hell at work, finally had a chance for a breather last week. Result is my first new pair of Zee's shoes for 2009....spectator fever!
Middle insert is nubuck....








 

Ich_Dien

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I like the medallion
 

benjamin831

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They are Blake stitched if I recall. The price ranges from HKD$1000-1500.

Is this is the only last shape avaliable from Zees? From what I've seen from SF members, this seems to be the most popular last.
 

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Fit is fantastic. If you give them a few days, they can do a denim fitting shoe before the real pair. Soles are stitched. Price is very reasonable for custom-made shoes...just HKD1500.

This shape is actually copied from a pair of my favourite Regal Tokyo oxfords... I just left them with Mr Zee and he built up an exact replica using leather patches glued onto his standard plastic lasts. They have a slightly extended toebox, and a very narrow waist and high arch.
 

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I'll probably be visiting Hong Kong this summer and I'm thinking about creating a pair of balmoral boots based on the EG 82 last.

How's the leather from Zees?
 

chocoball

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wow, so few responses...and I know there are so many Zee's customers lurking on this board...
 

acidboy

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how does zee compare to mayer?
 

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haha, acid u asked the right question. zee is the same as mayer. they are just different store fronts of the same workroom in tst.
 

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Originally Posted by chocoball
wow, so few responses...and I know there are so many Zee's customers lurking on this board...

I like them. Would you mind posting pics of insoles and outsoles? What's the usual lead time?
 

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