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

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  1. sazon

    sazon Senior member

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    Thank you gents
     


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    Did you go with the standard size? Is the sole a double leather? I had a pair with double leather souls that took a little while longer to break in.
     


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    mist3rhan Member

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    10D
     


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    I ask because the very process used to ascertain a proper fit (whether Mac's method or otherwise) will make them unreturnable if you bought from a no crease retailer. And whether you conclude that they fit or that they do not fit will be irrelevant in terms of getting your money back or exchanging them. You will be stuck with them.

    Not all retailers are no crease retailers. If you purchased from a non-no crease retailer, you would be able to return them if you concluded they do not fit.

    Good luck, and nice shoes!!
     
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  5. sevenfoldtieguy

    sevenfoldtieguy Senior member

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    I do.
    Barrie 9D
    Aberdeen 9.5D.
     


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    Thank you kind sir!
     


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    Yes, I went with 8D which is my standard Barrie sizing. They are indeed a double leather sole.
    What's interesting is this color #8 is the most chocolate like coloring I have seen. In certain lights it almost looks like Cigar. I personally love the look of the shoe on the Barrie in person as the toe box does not seem as elongated.
     
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    I think the barrie is a great last for a business casual shoe.
     
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    mdubs The Mayor of Aldensville

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    Today seems like a good day for Color 8 Perf Cap Toe...
     


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    Beautiful boots sir, although it looks like a punch cap toe from here. Still awesome boots.
     


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    Beautiful boots sir, although it looks like a punch cap toe from here. Still awesome boots.
     


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    Beautiful boots sir, although it looks like a punch cap toe from here. Still awesome boots.
     


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    Those are fantastic. Are they on the grant? Did you go TTS?
     


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    Amazing Price! Great find Deacon!

    Today is an Alden Suede day,
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    Chocolate Suede brouged, perforated Captoes from Leather Sole (Plaza Last)
     


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