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    great looking shoe! enjoy wearing!
     


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    I've yet to wear my Ravello LWB from Leffot...can not wait for fall.
     


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    mcarthur Stylish Dinosaur

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    the ravello lwb can be worn all year
     


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    Not when you're wearing bathing suits and tank tops stained with baby food...:)
     


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    color 8 lhs
     


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    will alden, at your request, replace edge trim for you? after these, I feel like my number 8 long wings (and lhs) need this treatment.
     


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    mcarthur Stylish Dinosaur

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    no
     


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    are those on a crepe sole?
     
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    Some months ago Winn Perry did a run of the basic plain toe oxford in brown chromexcel, with a commando sole. (Picture below). Its a great, versatile shoe, and I wish I had grabbed a pair when I had the chance. Does anyone know of a different source for these? I wonder why they aren't made more often since they are so classic. The aniline pull-up version sold by The Shoe Mart isn't as nice.

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    Is Winn Perry still in business?
     


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    Wonderfull shoes under jeans.
     
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    i like #8 with those "non-painted" outsole, it looks 10 times better than the dark color
     


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    Wow, that's a great shoe. Yeah, I'd be interested in finding a pair as well. Commando sole is perfect for this.
     


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    They were actually an ordering screw up.
    They were originally supposed to be longwings but something got messed up and Alden ended up sending PTBs.
    I had pre-ordered the LWBs. Winn Perry offerred a discount and some trees to those of us who pre-ordered.
     


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