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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. OzzyJones

    OzzyJones Distinguished Member

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    Believe me, I'd be happier if the were more like yours but you take what ya can get right? (Especially at TS's prices!!)
     


  2. tdude

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    OEII? Or just OE? Beautiful either way. And I like it on the P2. I'm rethinking F for mine now.
     
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    Looks aside, how's the leather? Do they feel supple?
     


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    Good question, how does it feel in comparison to the regular box calf? Worth the up charge?
     


  5. OzzyJones

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    Sorry, my bad. OE it is





    They feel as good if not better than my box calf ones and the leather feels much better than my Meermin museums (Ilcea)

    Oh, Jubei. I got these for less than my U lasts which I got direct from Vass so more of a down charge really! :D
     


  6. agedashidofu

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    Pepe from Meermin also said the same thing - that Haas' museum is of better quality vs. Ilcea's. I will get my museum calf from Meermin next week (also sourcing from Haas). I will compare it to my Ilcea museum from Vaas and let everyone know my observation
     


  7. OzzyJones

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    Of course Meermin did apparently use ball sac leather on my pair so it wasn't a stretch to improve on it
     


  8. Gianni Cerutti

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    Beautiful shoes...compliments.
     


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    NAMOR Stylish Dinosaur

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    Congrats, Oz, and nothing stretches like ball sac...

    Did you say TS is cheaper than Vass direct? Is that just because you're dodging the 27% Hungarian VAT when normally you can't as you're inside the EEA? I think I need to talk to TS either way!
     


  11. HRoi

    HRoi Stylish Dinosaur

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    Doesn't it get too tight to wear on a cold day?
     


  12. OzzyJones

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    Its the only explanation I can think of!



    I just put my socks on over my shoes :D
     
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    Does anyone know if Vass offers shearling or fur lining as an option? Would be great for a boot in winter.
     


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    A few more pics of older Vass, this was my first one purchased about 4 years ago and still my favorite and most used,

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    Other F last,

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