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The Ultimate "HARDCORE" Shoe Porn Thread (Bespoke only)

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by luk-cha, Jul 3, 2010.

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    patrickBOOTH Stylish Dinosaur Dubiously Honored

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    Are you using your Shell Cordovan hides to make anything?

    Not yet for the new lot.
    Any idea?
     


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    New bespoke project.

    Fitting in Tokyo March 2011.

    I suppose the statue of David was not bought off the rack.

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    Do you want to know more?
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    [​IMG]

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    Yes! I want to know more!
     


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    Here is my ongoing project:

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    Yes! I want to know more!

    What do you think of the overall last shape?
     


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    What do you think of the overall last shape?

    I like that, very subtle.
     


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    New bespoke project.

    Fitting in Tokyo March 2011.

    I suppose the statue of David was not bought off the rack.

    [​IMG]

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    these look like vass u last budapest oxford[​IMG] with a paint brush stuck in them[​IMG]
     


  10. luk-cha

    luk-cha Distinguished Member Dubiously Honored

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    Here is my ongoing project:

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    FB not bad, but i think the cap is a little on the high side
     


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    FB not bad, but i think the cap is a little on the high side

    Yes, I do think so. I will adjust the pattern for the next pair.

    This pair is inspired by this:

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    these look like vass u last budapest oxford[​IMG] with a paint brush stuck in them[​IMG]

    I am glad you said that. I was trying to DTO the U-last.
     


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    Yes, I do think so. I will adjust the pattern for the next pair.

    This pair is inspired by this:

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    nice - close but a shortened cap will make it look better

    I am glad you said that. I was trying to DTO the U-last.

    lol!
     


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    nice - close but a shortened cap will make it look better

    I know, I know. That is the first thing I told the shoemaker when I saw the shoe. :p

    For a bespoke hand welted project under USD350, you can't expected too much. Next pair will be cheaper, since the last is set.
     


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    Not yet for the new lot.
    Any idea?


    Shell cordovan balmoral boots would be amazing. But then again it all depends on what you already have. Are you going to be using Kow hoo again?

    New bespoke project.

    Fitting in Tokyo March 2011.

    I suppose the statue of David was not bought off the rack.

    [​IMG]

    Absolutely stunning.

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    Here is my ongoing project:

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    Very nice! Suede/calf combination is a great style. Who's making this pair?
     


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