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

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  1. Alcibiades

    Alcibiades Senior member

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    Perfect example of how elegant cordovan shoes can look, even on a commando sole. Thanks for this.
     


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    BIG WONG Well-Known Member

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    Ravello Chukkas. The sun really brings out the red tones.
     


  3. FrankCowperwood

    FrankCowperwood Senior member

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    Hampton last? These are very nice. Agree with the comment that Alden should do more of this style.


    Thank you.
     


  4. Hampton

    Hampton Senior member

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  5. Beatlegeuse

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    nice chukkas, but what's going on with your pants in this pic??
     


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    BootSpell Senior member

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    Jeez, nobody gets any slack on this thread! [​IMG]
     


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    Papa Doble Senior member

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    Anyone know where I might find a 10.5 E cigar LHS? Shoemart has 11 D (too much heel slippage) and 10.5 D (too tight in the front), but not 10.5 E -- which I think is the next size to try. They have it in color #8, so I might go with that if I can't find cigar.
     


  8. Alcibiades

    Alcibiades Senior member

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    Generally the best place to look for E widths in stock cordovan shoes are the Alden branded stores (NY,SF,DC)
     
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  9. Alcibiades

    Alcibiades Senior member

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    Learning to love whiskey...

    Alden DC Whiskey Indy
    RRL low straights, soon to be hemmed for the peak denim season.
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    Alden DC Whiskey balmoral wingtips. 10E fits perfectly in this (FWIW my 9.5E barrie longwings look essentially the same size as this shoe)
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    I feel like whiskey is the toughest color to wear but also offers the most upside
     


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    I know this is generally frowned upon, but I just posted a unicorn in B&S. See my sig. Sorry for the spam.

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    ^ if only it was 7.5d...
     


  12. BIG WONG

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    Thank you. They are on the Hampton Last.
     


  13. BIG WONG

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    Ha! Nothing ever gets by you guys. I'm not sure why my pants look like that. May have been the angle my knees were at when I took them. Might have been a slight breeze too.
     


  14. GusW

    GusW Senior member Dubiously Honored

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    I'm considering a pair of Alden loafers for the first time. Do any of them have a cork innersole? If so, which ones?

    I'm looking for comfort and not just plain leather inner soles of a typical moccasin type construction.
     


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    haha, no worries man...I think the snark comes with being on SF for too long
     


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