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

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

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  1. rick

    rick Senior Member

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    ravello medallion tip



    very very nice i have been looking for something like that. enjoy.
     


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    interlockingny Distinguished Member

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    very very nice i have been looking for something like that. enjoy.

    This was a special makeup for the Alden DC store.
     


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    Also, just a heads up, tan suede longwing available at WinnPerry.
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    I just bought a nearly identical shoe from Leathersoul, even pre-ordered it I was so excited, but the WinnPerry offering is on a double oiled leather sole rather than double oak leather. I love the comfort and traction of the oiled leather soles on my Alden suede chukkas and think the double oiled sole would be preferable on such a casual suede longwing. I've only briefly tried my new pair on, maybe they can be returned...
     


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    Does anybody have any pics of an Indy boot in black Cordovan that is well worn and/or actually on some body...any real world pics of how the black Indy boot ages??

    Believe it or not I have scanned most of this thread but all the pics of black shell seem to be of brand new or almost never worn boots in someone's closet...

    thanks in advance....
     


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    Look in MC B&S for Onyx Shell Cordovan
     


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    ravello medallion tip

    very very nice
     


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    Good eye! Looks like some type of brown stitching as well for some contrast. Nice.

    Very nice - I ordered a pair independent of this thread - which I just found.
     


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    the onyx shoes were longwings, not indy boots.
     


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    Pretty nice. What are your thoughts of the double waterloc sole?

    I can't tell a difference between these and standard leather soles in all honesty, but I'd imagine these would hold up better in foul weather, which is what I bought them for..
     


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    If you're looking for the flex welt, I don't really know anything else out there.
    Otherwise if you don't mind the double sole, get the whiskey longwings (I think Shoe Mart has some).
    The J Crew ones aren't bad either if shell is too pricey..

    Leather Soul

    Whiskey from Epaulet.


    For color reference, l to r: whiskey, ravello, walnut calf, cigar, and C&J for Polo brown.
    The Cognac is really close to the walnut color.

    Very nice. 100% shoe win. [​IMG]
     


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    ravello medallion tip


    Love the medallion on those.
     


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    mcarthur Stylish Dinosaur

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    very very nice i have been looking for something like that. enjoy.

    thank you
     


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    mcarthur Stylish Dinosaur

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    very very nice

    thank you
     


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    thank you

    those bluchers are nice,where did they come from? shoemart or directly from alden?
     


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    mcarthur Stylish Dinosaur

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    Love the medallion on those.

    thank you
     


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