- Jan 29, 2008
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Looks like loose grain (belly?) leather to me. I would be dissapointed too, certainly at this price point.Let me preface this by saying I like the brand and I've seen some really nice shoes from them. However my personal experience has been a bit disappointing, especially with regard to leather quality. Here's what my pair of Artista 135 STDs look like after being worn 4 times in good conditions. I don't really know what to think... View attachment 1713438 View attachment 1713439
I would contact TLB to see what they have to say. Can't imagine they will see this pair as exemplary of their work.