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

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  1. AmericanGent

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    Has anyone here used the Shell Plain Toe Blucher for military uniforms?
     


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    This is a great combo with that grey and the antique welt. Good pairing.
     


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    NAMOR Stylish Dinosaur

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    I do this all the time. It's get a little uncomfortable though, when people ask me why I'm wearing a uniform when I'm not actually in the military
     


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    Can someone give me a good cedar shoe tree to buy for Alden Indy Boots in 10 D. Thanks
     


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    Whatever they have available at Nordstrom Rack. $12 max.
     


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    NAMOR Stylish Dinosaur

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    ^ but they don't fill out the vamp or the toe for that matter :confused:
     


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    Shouldnt I get ones that are shaped for the tru-balance last?
     
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    What do you recommend for the indy boots?
     


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    I use ones from Nordstrom Rack in my Indy boots and they work just fine. You don't need high shoe trees or anything. They are mainly used to prevent the sole from bending upwards when the boots are not in use.
     


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    NAMOR Stylish Dinosaur

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    Ime, the Nordstrom trees do very little in terms of filling out the vamp of the shoe and will not even out the creasing between wears. I use the jos a banks trees which are actually cheaper anyway when on 3 for $25 sale
     


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    I thought the only difference with those is that they are not split toe. But that the split toe ones do the same thing since they spread out once inserted. Not true?
     


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    Very nice.
     


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    Quote:Does anyone know which last these are on? I would love to get a pair. B.
     


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    Where are these from?
     


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