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The Armoury - Official Affiliate Thread

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by yfyf, Oct 18, 2010.

  1. Wes Bourne

    Wes Bourne Distinguished Member

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    :confused:


    My feet measure 9D on the Brannock and 9D fits me very well in the AE # 5 last, as well as Alden Plaza last. As with most everyone, I size down to a comfortable 8.5D for the Barrie.


    Full value declared for Customs?

    1 full size and no pinching at all on your toes?
     


  2. SpooPoker

    SpooPoker Internet Bigtimer and Most Popular Man on Campus Dubiously Honored Affiliate Vendor

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    Yep, the only time I had to pay anything sent into the USA was for some paintings I bought at Sothebys, that was shipped by FedEx and were about 10x as much as the shoes. Never anything declared even at 1k.

    ZERO pinching on my toes, if anything just a bit tight at the arch for the first day, second time wearing, fits better than any other shoe I have ever owned.
     


  3. davesmith

    davesmith Affiliate Vendor

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    Why is this?
     


  4. SpooPoker

    SpooPoker Internet Bigtimer and Most Popular Man on Campus Dubiously Honored Affiliate Vendor

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    don't know, don't care, really - as long as it continues. :)

    edit - i don't mean carmina in general, I just mean i never had to pay any when I ordered them.
     
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  5. davesmith

    davesmith Affiliate Vendor

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  6. kolecho

    kolecho Distinguished Member

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    My Barrie and Carmina Robert and Rain lasts are in the same size, UD7.5D and Carmina 7.5
     


  7. w.o.e.is.me.

    w.o.e.is.me. Distinguished Member

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    anyone know how long carmina mto takes? and is there a significant upcharge?
     


  8. SpooPoker

    SpooPoker Internet Bigtimer and Most Popular Man on Campus Dubiously Honored Affiliate Vendor

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    thats a good question. :)
     


  9. Guero

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    I was recently told the upcharge is 50%. As for timing, I understand it can be several months for MTO.
     


  10. ThinkDerm

    ThinkDerm Stylish Dinosaur

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    slightly wider in my opinion.
     


  11. SpooPoker

    SpooPoker Internet Bigtimer and Most Popular Man on Campus Dubiously Honored Affiliate Vendor

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    Not the Simpson.
     


  12. in stitches

    in stitches Kung Joo Moderator

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    quoting again because i love these shoes, and am sitting on the fence about getting a pair. :decisions:
     


  13. SpooPoker

    SpooPoker Internet Bigtimer and Most Popular Man on Campus Dubiously Honored Affiliate Vendor

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    you should. :)
     


  14. in stitches

    in stitches Kung Joo Moderator

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    i just did. :)

    btw, ethan over there is the bomb shizzle.
     


  15. Cuttingboard

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    I was set to buy until my HVAC unit in my condo went out...could buy lots of shoes for $4K!
     


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