The Official Alden Thread for 2016 - Share reviews, sizing, advice, and photos.

Discussion in 'Streetwear and Denim' started by mdubs, Jan 1, 2016.

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  1. KPDarb

    KPDarb Senior member

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    Thats a damn fine choice. Is the tongue lined? I thought Alden didn't line the tongue of their shell models but then again I may be totally mistaken.
     
  2. JSO1

    JSO1 Senior member

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    Most Alden shell boot tongues are unlined, but that's not always the case. That said, the majority of mine (6/8) have lined tongues:

    • Plain Toe Boot Black Shell x ??? (TSM irregular) (45067) - unlined tongue
    • Plain Toe Boot Cigar Shell x Frans Boone (45146HC) - unlined tongue
    • Cap Toe Boot Ravello Shell x DC (40644HC) - unlined tongue
    • Cap Toe Boot Cigar Shell x AoM (4070) - unlined tongue
    • Norwegian Stitch Boot Color 8 Shell x AoM (40218HC) - unlined tongue
    • Indy Boot Color 8 Shell x J.Gilbert (86968HC) - unlined tongue
    • Wingtip Boot Color 8 Shell x DC (4461H) - lined tongue
    • Medallion Cap Toe Boot Black Shell x TSM (3939) - lined tongue
     
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  3. HenryIII

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    Nice! It's all down hill from here my friend. Color 8 Indy on Plaza?
     
  4. Alden of Carmel

    Alden of Carmel Well-Known Member

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    The interior decoration of Brogue men's store is progressing nicely.

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    The Grand Opening is scheduled for April 15th and 16th. 781 Santa Cruze Ave., Menlo Park, CA.

    Featured brands include: Alden shoes, Robert Talbott shirts, Pendleton blankets, Moscot eyewear, Larry Smith jewelry.

    Brogue website: http://www.goldenbrogue.com/
     
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    Rstldr Senior member

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    Reverse chamois from Brick-Mortar for my sons first birthday party.
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    Rstldr Senior member

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    Great first choice, congratulations! The first of many[​IMG]
     
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    Moscot, RT, and Alden. Good taste indeed.
     
  8. FLW

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    Pretty happy with these...

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    Stitched toe bluchers in brandy scotch grain shell cordovan. Aberdeen last.
     
  9. smmrfld

    smmrfld Well-Known Member

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    Great shoes. Getting increasingly annoyed with EP re my pre-order that's almost two years old, yet they've filled orders in the meantime.
     
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    Are there any shell corrdovan watch straps available similar to Alden's shell quality and in Whiskey or Ravello?

    pictures for inspiration?
     
  11. budapest12

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    ^ (Re Alt Weins) Are you a non-stock size? If they haven't given you your shoes yet received unallocated pairs in your size, that would be quite annoying. If Alden just hasn't delivered your pair while delivering others, that's almost always Alden's doing and not any retaler's. Either way I feel your pain.
     
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    7.5D...odd allocation for sure.
     
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    987 Jet Black LHS's .. Most don't get it... this shoe is a Monster.

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    Sweet .. Your on the list brother.. Nice buying...
     
  15. Alden of Carmel

    Alden of Carmel Well-Known Member

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    Thank you Chippy. : - )
     
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