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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. jhcam8

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    Glad to see you're branching out from leather jackets, Bull.
     


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    Kolecho,

    Where you got the Saphir shell cream?
    I didn't know that they have special cream for Shell.
    I got my shell cream from "Boot Black" of Japan.
     


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    How exactly does one use cordovan cream? I have some jars from Allen Edmonds,I've tried to use it on my shell cordovan shoes but it gets messy. I am sure I am doing something wrong,anybody care to share some tips?
     


  5. luk-cha

    luk-cha Distinguished Member Dubiously Honored

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    All these cordovan shoes are making me lustfull....must....get....cordovan....on....next...order....

    haha, well you know where to go![​IMG]
     


  6. luk-cha

    luk-cha Distinguished Member Dubiously Honored

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    How exactly does one use cordovan cream? I have some jars from Allen Edmonds,I've tried to use it on my shell cordovan shoes but it gets messy. I am sure I am doing something wrong,anybody care to share some tips?

    apply a little let it dry and then brush like you life depends on it!
     


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    Carmina shell cream is also quite good in my experience.
     


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    Some of my favourites, all on F last. L to R: Mid brown suede austerity brogue, 6319 cognac calf Melton (a name I gave to a bespoke model I based this shoe on), black calf Ladbroke (based on an EG model). [​IMG]
     


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    Man, those suede austerity brogues are sweeeeet.
     


  10. luk-cha

    luk-cha Distinguished Member Dubiously Honored

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    Some of my favourites, all on F last.

    L to R: Mid brown suede austerity brogue, 6319 cognac calf Melton (a name I gave to a bespoke model I based this shoe on), black calf Ladbroke (based on an EG model).

    [​IMG]


    the melton rocks!
     


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    the melton rocks!
    lt does.
    lt make me think about things. [​IMG]
     


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    lt does.
    lt make me think about things. [​IMG]


    Yeah, me too - unfortunately for my wallet!
     


  13. luk-cha

    luk-cha Distinguished Member Dubiously Honored

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    lt does.
    lt make me think about things. [​IMG]


    Yeah, me too - unfortunately for my wallet!

    dont think, feel! or you will miss all the heavenly glory[​IMG]
     


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    Can'tw ait for my suede austerity brogue!

    The vass bug has a strongbite.
     


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    fritzl Stylish Dinosaur

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    the melton rocks!

    i'm glad to say, this is the colour of "the" shoe... cheers
     


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