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The Official Alden Thread for 2018 - Share Reviews, Sizing, Advice, and Photos.

Discussion in 'Streetwear and Denim' started by mdubs, Jan 1, 2018.

  1. audog

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    Like the shoes, but a Golden Retriever should have won. Just my "totally impartial" opinion.
     


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    Here you go, the bench they are on is a cream color and photos are IMG_1906.jpg IMG_1907.jpg IMG_1908.jpg with iPhone and incandescent light. Sorry for the golden retriever hair on the boots, it's shedding season!!!! And I vacuum 3X per day.
     


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    Thank you very much!
     


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    I was hesitant to take the plunge for snuff suede, as I wanted a lighter color, similar to Allen Edmonds Acorn Caen boot. These really fit the niche I was looking for, nicer color than the Caen - not to dark, not to light. Perfect for jeans or chinos. As I have told Adam at AOC, I wish I hadn't waited so long in life to start Aldens.
     


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    I relate to your mindset. I have saxophones that were made in 1928 and 1957. Its fun to remind myself of that when I’m feeling long in the tooth at 39...
     


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    Your just a young whipper snappers ;)
     


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    Ha! Gilby.. Camo Cords are Lucky Brand from a few years back... I like how they pair with Regina Grain Brass Eyelet JCrew boots.. two different grains so to speak in texture..
     


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    Finally… black shell captoe boots. I’ve wanted these for 10 years. They were cheaper then. :brick:
     


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    Everything was!
     


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    When the sun goes down and the boots come off. Flannel and Chups.
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    That does look comfortable.
     


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    Those are killer! Did you go for the Commando soles or waterloc?
     


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    Commando! I really like that for a rubber sole, just the right amount of grip, but not in-your-face like a full lug.
     


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    I feel like we missed a cheesy pun asking if Chip's boots had commando to match the camo pants.
     


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