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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. tsekh

    tsekh Senior Member

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    Going to DC in two weeks, and will definitely pay Alden DC a visit.

    Are there any special model that are only available from Alden DC? :)
     


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    My CxL Indys came with dust bags. Also, if anybody needs a pair of Alden dust bags, TSM sells them for $16 shipped I believe.
     


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    Ok, I thought they looked ugly back when they were first listed with a pricing error.

    Now I think they look hot and I regret not pulling the trigger.
     


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    I think they look really good in the context that he is wearing them (Charcoal slacks).

    ...but I don't think I'd like the way that they would look with say, no socks and skinny jeans.

    So I guess it depends on how you usually dress or plan to wear them.
     
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    I'm on LS preorder! Are these arrived?

    Thanks
     


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    The shell ones do and the others don't.
     


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    Ok, I thought they looked ugly back when they were first listed with a pricing error.

    Now I think they look hot and I regret not pulling the trigger.

    Yes... I was on the fence too... missed the price error opportunity, but later rebounded with a 30% off promo code... so it all worked out. I would definitely not wear these barefoot or with very casual dress... business casual seems to work just right with this look... (and not with a suit either, shoe is too casual looking IMO).
     


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    I think the unlined PTB on the flex sole
     


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    CxL aint shell, but I received bags. Just saying.
     


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    probably special make ups including shell and chromexcel include bags. but the standard stock indy boots do not.
     


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    They are supposed to be at LSBH this weekend for the Alden thing, not sure if they have or not. The CXL tanker has according to instagram
     


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    Great to know, thanks. Looks like Safari make up is here. Can't wait to hear from LS.
     
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    is the Safari boot on the Plaza last?
     


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    you got it! Plaza last.
     


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    I wonder if shoe bags are only offered through certain vendors? Either way, I don't really care that I didn't get the bags as my CXL's are gonna be my knock around boots
     


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