***The official Alden thread *** Share enthusiasm, reviews, sizing, advice, and photos.

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  1. AldenLuver

    AldenLuver Senior member

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    Where did you order it from?
     


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    Alden DC. It was the last one they had in my size.
     


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    :nodding:
     


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    the barrie last is wide all around and is thus accommodating of most feet

    the trubalance has a cut-in at the arch with a wide bulbous forefoot
    the cut in slightly corrects flat feet while the bulbous front accommodates the toe spread that occurs with pronation
    truebalance also often has a clef heel which slightly corrects ankle roll with pronation
     


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    Why so long? Last week, I was also fortunate enough to get a pair of Ravello LWB's from Alden DC and they arrived in a couple of days. BTW - They're spectacular. Great choice.
     


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    Will Senior member Dubiously Honored

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    Wow. Great answer. Thanks, Closerlook. Does that mean if one has a "normal" foot that fits well in the Barrie last, the Trubalance last would NOT fit well?

    Thanks again.
     


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    thank you
    you should have tassel in your shoe wardrobe
    go for #8
     


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    mcarthur Senior member

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    nephew,
    that is the purpose of overshoes
     


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    I should have phrased that better. I am out of town and won't be home to receive them until later this month. Thanks, they are my first foray into the rarer shells.
     


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    mcarthur Senior member

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    [​IMG]
    ravello monks
    argyles otc
     


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    Uncle - Superb looking Ravello !
     


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    nephew,
    thank you
     


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    Which last are these shoes ?
     


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    Any 403/5 is on the Trubalance.

    Edit: Well, almost. Mine are.
     
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