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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. Ilovelobbs

    Ilovelobbs Senior Member

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    Nothing from Bass [​IMG]

    From Vass, not sure yet - I am still looking at the newly started Japanese Shoe thread by Nutcracker...he giving me some more ideas for Mr L Vass & Co...

    Some ideas I'll be challenging Mr Vass to:
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  2. SuitedDx

    SuitedDx Distinguished Member

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    Those look like some burly Japanese heels.
     


  3. Belligero

    Belligero Distinguished Member

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    Actually, Vass already does something like that...

    ...in women's shoes. :teach:

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  4. RogerP

    RogerP Distinguished Member

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    X-post from shoe porn. Old shoe (well, shown here before in any event) but new pics that I think capture the colours a little better.

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  5. rikod

    rikod Distinguished Member

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    A dark sleek round whole cut with 5 (golden?) metal eyelets and flat laces, great idea!. what about this one you posted in the Japanese thread? [​IMG] This is the first double strap shoe I've seen that avoids the ugly (imo) fat crossing flap.
     


  6. NAMOR

    NAMOR Stylish Dinosaur

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  7. rikod

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    Beautiful shoe and colours, I would prefer it without the goyser, but nitpicking.
     


  8. Slickman

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    What would be the quintessential NST color? I may order one that actually fits this time and was thinking to do something different than the whiskey? Any thoughts?
     


  9. NAMOR

    NAMOR Stylish Dinosaur

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    I don't think I'd ever get sick of the color I ordered: whiskey shell. I think anyone who sees this shoe should agree and wouldn't want to sell :devil:
     


  10. rikod

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    Rather than the colour, I would worry about the last and leather, I ordered mine in the Peter last and cognac scotchgrain. I hated it, It was boring and creased ugly. I would go for a sleeker last in a darker color to put some edge on them, single sole.
     


  11. Slickman

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    Will prob do these on P2, I have them on F and they look great, but I think P2 is the way to go for NST
     


  12. dg626

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    Just curious to know, which Saphir creme/wax do owners of Vass Oxblood shoes use? If not Saphir, which brand/colour? Thanks in advance.

    My OEII Oxblood are still in production, and should be on their way soon [​IMG]
     


  13. nutcracker

    nutcracker Distinguished Member Dubiously Honored

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    Roberto Ugolini fatto a mano da VASS

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    discontinued with much sadness
     


  14. ThinkDerm

    ThinkDerm Stylish Dinosaur

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    would like this in ruby cordo
     


  15. Ilovelobbs

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    Still available on an MTO I guess...I'd seen this model before, and if you look carefully at the suede section it reminded me of a woman corset (with mega wide hips)....
     


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