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The Ultimate Vass (Footwear) Thread (Pictures, reviews, sizing, etc...)

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by luk-cha, Jul 24, 2009.

  1. terrorsquad

    terrorsquad Senior Member

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    420 euros inclusive of VAT.
     


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    gyasih Distinguished Member

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    Does Vass make an Austerity Brogue boot? Thanks
     


  3. terrorsquad

    terrorsquad Senior Member

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    If I'm not mistaken they do. I saw one in the store. It looked something like Gdl's boot below

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    I voted with my money for the oxbloof. Dark cognac is much lighter and reddish, but is also very good.
    As or the vibram sole - it looks rather casual and imo contrast with the DM style

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    Thanks, I need to find out the price and their ability to make a bal boot.
     
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    Nice DM..F last?

    Yes, I really like the oxblood, prefer over bordeaux.

    For my casual DM, I had a pair of Lobb William that had the commando sole and they looked great.

    Was thinking brown with commando on F last, which has a more rounded casual toe whilst not as bulky as the Peter.

    I dont want to risk it though in case it looks pants...I wish there was a Vass virtual mockup app :D

    http://colonialgoods.tumblr.com/post/3683216320
     
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  7. sdolina

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    Yes, F-last.
    BTW there are few Vass' DMs in both colors on ebay right now, just to compare the colors.
     


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    I'm jealous of my shoes' itinerary:


    Nov 1, 2012 12:31 AM
    Arrived at FedEx location
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    VIENNA AT

    Oct 31, 2012 9:22 PM
    In transit
    VECSES HU
     


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    Hi,
    I wear 8.5 UK in Carmina Robert last
    9/9.5 D in EG 82 Last
    8.5 in C&J 360 last
    9.5 US in Tramezza

    I have a narrow-medium foot.

    Would I wear a 43 in Vass U Last?

    any help would be greatly appreciated
     


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    Brown's not as versatile IMO. Most versatile is Dark Cog, then Ox, then Brown

    Dark Cog is a deep dark red, a burgundy- goes with anything, including greys and navys, which brown doesn't always. Ox is a very dark purple, looks fantastic with greys and dark blues too.
     


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    Scroll back a few pages. A gent on here had a smashing saddle cordovan austerity boot made....
     


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    NAMOR Stylish Dinosaur

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    Love Vass' generous use of speed hooks
     


  14. NAMOR

    NAMOR Stylish Dinosaur

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    Please clarify which sizing systems for the EG and CJ
     


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