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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. voxsartoria

    voxsartoria Goon member

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    They are all exquisite. Thanks Kolecho!!!

    Damn...makes me miss buying teh Vash.


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  2. Slewfoot

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    Damn...makes me miss buying teh Vash.


    - B


    It's never too late to re-live your youth! :^)
     


  3. makewayhomer

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    Damn...makes me miss buying teh Vash.


    - B


    you should probably unload all your old ones on me, I'll meet you anywhere in the 02446
     


  4. luk-cha

    luk-cha Distinguished Member Dubiously Honored

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    It's always nice when the Vass fairy arrives. Will try to post real pics in the next week or so. They are all exquisite. Thanks Kolecho!!!

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    how's zee fit?
     


  5. geoffmartin17

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    I wonder if vass would do a suede wholecut like the carmina model that the armoury is offering?

    Thoughts?
     


  6. luk-cha

    luk-cha Distinguished Member Dubiously Honored

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    I wonder if vass would do a suede wholecut like the carmina model that the armoury is offering?

    Thoughts?


    U last yes, f last no!
     


  7. Slewfoot

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    how's zee fit?

    Seems good thus far. The Chukka is perfect and the cigar derby had a touch of left foot heel slippage which seemed to get better after a few hours of wear. The U cap oxford seems to be the widest by a slight bit perhaps because of the nature of the brogueing. Up next round, some F last and P2's!
     


  8. luk-cha

    luk-cha Distinguished Member Dubiously Honored

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    Seems good thus far. The Chukka is perfect and the cigar derby had a touch of left foot heel slippage which seemed to get better after a few hours of wear. The U cap oxford seems to be the widest by a slight bit perhaps because of the nature of the brogueing. Up next round, some F last and P2's!

    good good, look forward to seeing some new porn soon then - hurry up and take pictures[​IMG]
     


  9. fritzl

    fritzl Stylish Dinosaur

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    Seems good thus far. The Chukka is perfect and the cigar derby had a touch of left foot heel slippage which seemed to get better after a few hours of wear. The U cap oxford seems to be the widest by a slight bit perhaps because of the nature of the brogueing. Up next round, some F last and P2's!

    the nature of brogueing tightens it at the junction of the leather pieces.

    that's the reason why old school bespoke makers suggest a plain derby for the first order.
     


  10. ljrcustom

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    good good, look forward to seeing some new porn soon then - hurry up and take pictures[​IMG]

    +1
    Would really like to see photos of the new shoes and boots.

    -LR
     


  11. fritzl

    fritzl Stylish Dinosaur

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    your ptb's will look great in "melton".

    we had to swich from "melton" to "oho". you'll not be disappointed... [​IMG]
     


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    do you do it with seperate colours? i would use the same?

    I'm not sure how you would want to apply two colours on the scotchgrain exactly but maybe you meant two colours as in: one for the scotchgrain, one for the rest. Because what I meant with the two colours is that the scotchgrain seems to have actual dots on it - the grain, as it were - which are in a different colour from the leather itself.

    In any case, I'm using only one polish for the entire shoe: a light orangy brown. Works perfectly.

    Cheers
    Reto
     


  13. fritzl

    fritzl Stylish Dinosaur

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    In any case, I'm using only one polish for the entire shoe: a light orangy brown. Works perfectly.

    Cheers
    Reto


    alright, here we go... [​IMG]
     


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    Here are the Vass 5-eyelet London derbies in cigar shell cordovan with natural soles. The other pairs are still at the office. On the first photo the flash went off, but it came out pretty well. All the others are in natural New York morning sunlight. Tough to get a feel for the exact color, but it's a fantastic shade.

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