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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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    Doesn't hurt to mix it up
     


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    nephew,
    looking well
     


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    nephew, good looking boots
     


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    nephew, looking good in your boots
     


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    cigar indy
    argyles otc
     
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    Single waterlock models tend to feel the best "out of the box" and are great if you are not walking much

    If there is going to be a lot of walking in the day, "double waterlock" or double leather provide a lot of support. Crepe is probably best for all day walking, commando is best for all condition walking.
     


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    Last time I was in Alden DC, Kathy mentioned that she can only submit new styles twice a year. I recall that September was one of the months when she would submit her new proposed styles. We may want to get this going to get into that window.
     


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    The double leather soles on Alden's shoes are excellent. I especially like the double water-lock soles on my Ravello LWB's, they're super comfortable and really tuff.
     


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    Uncle, I've never seen an Indy look so rich and stylish. Are they on the tru-balance last? Very nice boots sir.
     


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    Thank you sir.


    I know the feeling, my second job pays for my frivolous spending.
    Thank you sir.

    Thank you
     


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    +1. She typically puts an order through in the Aug/Sep time frame. That's the time I remember for the Whiskey Indy she did for SF 2 years back.
     


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    Does anyone have a side by side comparison of Barrie last vs AE 5? Just for reference.
     


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    All this talk of waterlock gets me thinking. I'd like to replace the crepe sole on my snuff suede barrie chukkas with waterlock when the crepe wears out. I understand that Alden won't resole with anything other than what was spec'd at the time of manufacture. Has anyone seen an aftermarket/non-OEM waterlock type of sole?
     


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