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

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  1. rydenfan

    rydenfan Senior member

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    Look more like cigar than Ravello on my screen
     


  2. mcarthur

    mcarthur Senior member

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    nephew,
    thank you
     


  3. sevenfoldtieguy

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    Even before I saw your post that is exactly what I was thinking.
     


  4. Alcibiades

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    My ravello LWB aren't that far from that color in certain lighting conditions. Part of the reason that I sold my cigar LWB, I found my dark ravello with dark edge trim to be much more appropriate with business wear
     


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    phototristan Senior member

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    Cigar would look more greenish. Looks just like Ravello to me, reddish.
     


  6. sevenfoldtieguy

    sevenfoldtieguy Senior member

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    I have numerous ravello models and that is definitely on the dark end of the ravello spectrum (which I like by the way). The shoes pictured look nice.

    Some cigar models have olive tones (such as my chukkas), and some have none (such as my LWBs). Both shades are nice.
     


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    Thanks gentlemen.
     


  8. Kai

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    this is fantastic! thanks for posting. i wish the included retail price for extra wow effect ;)
     
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  10. Mad Kit

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    Hi gentleman

    May I know where have the cigar cap toe boot ?
    I check more than 10 websites but find nth
    Please let me know if you have idea

    Thank you
     


  11. mcarthur

    mcarthur Senior member

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    nephew,
    I agree with your thought
     


  12. rydenfan

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    Pretty tough boot to find. There are plenty of people who would love to find it. Alden DC I believe has a few pairs in stock depending on your size
     


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    If you are really set on a dark brown shell boot, check out the carmina thread. A captoe mto is about to be submitted to the factory. Turnaround is only 3 months
     


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    Hill, Those look FANTASTIC in snuff. I understand your hesitancy has nothing to do with the "defect", but rather the last itself. If its a fit issue, I'd find it tough to hold onto as well. But from my view, they look flat out amazing! Hope you can get the fit issue solved. If not, and they are my size, let me know before you return them :)
     


  15. mcarthur

    mcarthur Senior member

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    #8 saddle
    argyles otc
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