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

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  1. Simplicio

    Simplicio Senior Member

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    Did you still get them? They seem like they would work easily with jeans, chinos, or dressier pants, in casual or business casual contexts. If you wanted one shoe to travel with, this could be it.

    I think these should obtainable. Perhaps Leather Soul or another quality vendor could help us...
     


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    Yes. The commando sole works well in the PNW.
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    I'm having a hard time deciding between cigar or #8. I've always liked the burgundy, but the cigar has really caught my eye...
     


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    jet Persian Bro

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    personally, #8, interest to hear what other says. I always felt #8 is a nice middle between cigar and black.
     


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    My personal feeling: #8 is a staple, but cigar is more interesting.
     


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    NAMOR Stylish Dinosaur

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    if you are buying them new, get the cigar as they are harder to come by. you can get your #8 fix through ebay or b&s
     


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    NAMOR Stylish Dinosaur

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    haaa, thanks. Im only speaking from experience. Speaking of hard to come by, hows the SG LW coming along?
     


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    mcarthur Stylish Dinosaur

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    thank you
     


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    NAMOR Stylish Dinosaur

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    I remember you mentioning that B.Nelson did the natural edge trim work for you. Could you give us the details? and what you asked for when filling out the order form?
     
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    mcarthur Stylish Dinosaur

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    whiskey lhs
     


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    Not sure. I'm hoping to get an update from Shoehealer sometime soon.
     


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    that's a good point
     


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