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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. Pliny

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    Weymouth U in Red Cognac; London 3Eye F in Dark Cognac; Monk F in DB; Old English Medallion U in Antic Cognac and mid-Brown Velour

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    ...London 3Eye F in Dark Cognac; ...
    Yay!
     


  6. Pliny

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    Awesome shoes!!!
    thankyou, and welcome to the Forum
     


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    Weymouth U in Red Cognac; London 3Eye F in Dark Cognac; Monk F in DB; Old English Medallion U in Antic Cognac and mid-Brown Velour

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    They look great. I like the monks very much.
     


  8. Pliny

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    I was sent the single in F in error, but it's my favourite of the Vass Monks now - curvy, classic and balanced.

    The U lasts in this style look a little anorexic to me - the double in particular looks kind of underfed and reticulated, if you know what I mean. No lines or curves. And the double in F seems clunky - although my assessment is based on pics only.
     


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    The U lasts in this style look a little anorexic to me - the double in particular looks kind of underfed and reticulated, if you know what I mean. No lines or curves.

    Methinks it is because double monks should be made with the instep flap angled and never straight across the vamp. U last double monk looks the best in suede and with sharply angled flap (sort of like Lobb's double monk)
     


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    Methinks it is because double monks should be made with the instep flap angled and never straight across the vamp. U last double monk looks the best in suede and with sharply angled flap (sort of like Lobb's double monk)
    +1 .. JL Chapel: Vass U Dbl Monk :: Ferrari: Volvo. Pretty much everything else in U is stunning.
     


  11. luk-cha

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    thankyou, and welcome to the Forum

    nice shoes! but please resize you pictures they are way too big for most peoples monitors
     


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    Me like the shoes
     


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    Weymouth U in Red Cognac; London 3Eye F in Dark Cognac; Monk F in DB; Old English Medallion U in Antic Cognac and mid-Brown Velour

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    The shoe on the far right is devilishly beautiful. Smartly done.
     


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    Some colour comparisons:

    Calf from left to right: Dark Brown, Antique Cognac, Dark Cognac, 6319 Cognac

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    Shell from left to right: Whiskey, Dark Brown, Antique Cognac, Saddle

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    Suede from left to right: Dark Brown, Mid Brown

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  15. luk-cha

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    Some colour comparisons:

    Calf from left to right: Dark Brown, Antique Cognac, Dark Cognac, 6319 Cognac

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    Shell from left to right: Whiskey, Dark Brown, Antique Cognac, Saddle

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    Suede from left to right: Dark Brown, Mid Brown

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    about time! Mr. AP of Vass[​IMG]
     


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