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The Shell Cordovan, non-Alden Shoe and Boot Thread

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by jhcam8, Oct 2, 2011.

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    Brooks by C&J "Brogues" 2day. Totally different shade when the sun hits em:
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    For meat and shell lovers. Today at 10 a.m during a work break; delicioso bocadillo de potro or foal sandwich to keep you strong . In this side of the world we love horses!!. :cheers:

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    Carmina wholecuts in navy, during yesterday’s failing light:
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    Update shell denizens: @morsepoint is offering the opportunity to pick up a pair of EG shell at around $1600 US. I for one am encouraging this makeup
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    Only one more is needed (3 total is all he requires), 70% down now, bal due in 12-14 weeks or so.
    Here’s my proposed makeup:

    Galway, price 1249£ ex vat, at this price the shell is basically free.
    again only 1 more person needed to join me and @nishant

    Galway in
    • 82 last
    • E fit
    • Whiskey Shell Upper (and eyelet facings)
    • Matching Utah shaft
    • 4 eyelets/ 4 speed hooks
    • no storm welt
    • double leather with toe caps (JRsole is standard)
    • Purple or green lining (open)
    • No pull tab (open)
     

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    ^ I always thought that EG mounted Barker leather outsoles in their shoes. Am I wrong?
     

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    Thats what I thought as well, but was told JR is standard. Guess either I was wrong about the barker, or they switched to JR.
     

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    General question does anyone here have any exp with.

    Löf & Tung Cordovan

    I seen a pair in my size seemed reasonable
     

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    MacNeils to start the week.

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