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Discussion in 'Streetwear and Denim' started by jet, Nov 3, 2008.

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  1. zazaza

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    Not sure what your LWBs look like, but pay attention to the welt on both shoes. My whiskey PTB's have an all around welt that makes them look a little more substantial than a shoe with a closed welt like the Jcrew captoe boot
     
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    I'm in on the next preorder with Steven for the #8 LWB with the antique edgetrim & I can't wait 'til they arrive.
     


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    Yes, amazing! It's the last piece I want in color #8

    I hope to get a makeup of this shoe on the Plaza ala oneshoe style :foo:
     
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    this.
     


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    Color 8 Thursday
     


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    I want to liberate those #40 Indy shoes thought I already have the 405s. I can justify that, right? :nodding: Right?
     


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    Where are you seeing shoemart's seconds online?
     
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    Love this. Great looking collection.


    And these look fantastic. Great shine.
     


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    scroll back one whole page and you can get in on this thrilling discussion from the very beginning
     


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    Congratulations all - even I'm surprised by how quickly anything in my size vanished (having the site posted only yesterday, and I checked it out this morning).
     


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    First walk in 5 months without a coat.
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    Well, I picked up two things both in #8. NST (10.5EE) and quarter brogue cap toe boot (11.5D). Neither in my known preferred sizes, but I'm going to try them on and see.

    I've always admired the NST, and had thought about getting it in Cigar, so I am very doubtful about keeping those. Also, I bet the EE will be too wide.

    For the boot, thinking that if I can wear them with thick socks and the length doesn't make me trip over everything, I might get some commando-style soles put on them and just wear them no matter what the weather.

    At worst there's only return shipping to pay.

    Or people can feel free to PM me and, if these don't work out for me, I'd be happy to move them to a fellow SF member at cost.
     
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    Love these. Wish I could special order in my size.

     


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    Ahh fuck. I can't reserve my size for the ravello day tripper boots :( damn
     


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