***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. rydenfan

    rydenfan Senior member

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    Anyone here have experience with pig bristle brushes? I picked up a few from Hanger Project and I am not sure what I think. I have always used Saphir horsehair brushes. The pig bristles are slightly stiffer than the horsehair but I feel like is see the streaks of the bristle more than the horsehair.
     
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    Great, informative post - though I do not think Alden uses JR soles....
     
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    Speaking of brushes. I've mainly used the $10-$15 horse hair brushes so far. Are the $75-$125 brushes worth the investment? Anybody have a "must have" brush that gets those famous MacShines?

    See Ya,
    Steve
     
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    +1, amen brother!!
     
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    :fistbump:
     
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    I apologize I was just having a little fun with you.
     
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    PSA: shoemart seems to have ravello chukka in stock in 11D..

    sadly, no 11.5D [​IMG]
     
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    PSA II : Shoe Mart got in some Indy shoe seconds. Had a few in natty CXL too
     
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    notice any natty wt boots or long wings
     
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    Some fresh Cigar...unfortunatly not a perfect fit
    [​IMG]
     
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    That is unfortunate, they look good. From the Shoe Mart?
     
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    Would it be reasonable to sell a pair of the Alden unlined chukkas (including shoe trees and shipping) for $500? They are brand new, barely worn twice to find out they weren't a fit for me.
     
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    You can list them for as much as you want. Check my sig and you'll see it's not so easy to find a buyer
     
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    Just sold some shells that were brand new non creased for $500
     
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    nephew,
    good looking gunboats
     
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