***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. mdubs

    mdubs The Mayor of Aldensville

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    Wow, terrific pick up. Guess that we got our answer to the eyelet question. Wear in good health!
     
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    Rishi Kakar Senior member

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    Finally got my Indy boot CXL's today and they fit like a glove
     


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    bespoken pa Senior member

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    Classic
     


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    I am regretting not pulling the trigger yesterday on the Ravello LWB's. oh well... Hopefully a Cigar boot will come along to wipe away my tears
     


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    bespoken pa Senior member

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    NATE HUMBLE FROM ALDEN AT LSBH
    On Friday May 24th and Saturday May 25th, Mr. Nate Humble from Alden Shoe Company will be in-store at LSBH to “talk story” about Alden shoes. We will also be releasing a few models to mark the occasion.

    Unfortunately due to the current shortage, there will be no shell cordovan releases this time around.

    From the LS website.
     


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    TactileOne Senior member

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    Fine looking shoes. May need to buy a pair of EP trousers.
     


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    They also got this Cigar loafer, $895 is not bad for Crockett & Jones handgrade:
    http://leathersoulhawaii.com/2013/05/14/george-cleverley-george-in-cigar-shell-cordovan-lsw-lsbh/
     


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    Yeah, I can't make up my mind if I like the brass eyelets or would prefer the shoes without them. Either way I wasn't going to pass up a chance to get some ravellos
     


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    I dig the brass eyelets. I think it gives it a bit if casual look for the warmer months
     


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    rydenfan Senior member

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    Makes more sense now. J Crew did not get another round in. They just had a few leftover pairs from the run a few months ago
     


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    patrick_b Senior member

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    And just to beat a dead horse, I've found the same to be true for my feet as well. Shell Barrie shoes and shell Barrie chukka boots are all 1/2 size down for me where my Barrie lasted boots were too snug when sized down by 1/2 size. I probably needed an extra 1/4 size for the boots but since that's not possible, I went TTS and added a thin leather insole.
     


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    patrick_b Senior member

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    No personal experience but I've often wondered about them myself. You think a triple leather sole on a shell shoe is a bit overkill?

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    You can see the shoe in that listing and more at Ed Morel's site (Panta clothing) and the manufacturer has some additional images and info at:
    http://www.heinrich-dinkelacker.de/
     


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    Love those!!! I love the brass eyelets. Great move and glad you struck while the iron was hot. That jcrew is a great shop. Glad I can help.
     


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