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Truman Boots

Discussion in 'Streetwear and Denim' started by gfloridafan93, Jan 5, 2015.

  1. linafelt

    linafelt Distinguished Member

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    ^That black waxflesh looks pretty darn good to me... And you rarely see black, whereas brown waxflesh is much more common. So I'd probably go for that.
     


  2. FrankCowperwood

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    Folks here also pointed out that the black waxed flesh wears down to show brown underneath. So that could either make
    it less desireable or the best of both worlds.
     


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  4. linafelt

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    Then again, the more I look at the brown waxflesh on FrankCowperwood's boots above, the more I like it. So yeah, a hard decision..

     


  5. tdes81

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    My black waxed flesh Trumans just came in last night. Hot damn they're fantastic:

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    Did a full album over on imgur: https://imgur.com/a/O1LV5

    Just have to say wow on these.
     


  6. Kahuna75

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    @tdes81 they look fantastic - can not wait for my boots to come in. itching to order another pair but want to hold off until first boot arrives - How did you size TTS?
     


  7. tdes81

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    I went TTS and they fit spot on. No heel slip and nice and snug around my instep with regular thickness socks. Really glad I didn't size down.
     


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    Smokin' boots! When you say TTS are you referring to Brannock/dress shoe size?
     


  10. tdes81

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    Yup. 10.5D brannock and went with 10.5 on these. For some reference, I'm 10 in Alden Barrie,10 in Viberg 1035 and 10.5E in AE 65 Last.
     
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    Sharp! The waxed flesh is really growing on me

    What is the denim?
     


  12. tdes81

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    Yeah, the waxed flesh is great. I can't wait to see how it breaks in. The denim was a new pair of Gustin Loomstates. Haven't had much chance to wear them, so they're pretty much fresh out of their first soak.
     


  13. linafelt

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    @tes81 Nice! Gussetted tongue huh? Special request?
     


  14. Kahuna75

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    Damn didn't think of the gusset tongue when I placed my order...nuggets
     


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    If it makes you feel better the tongues on mine stay pretty well put . My second pair are Out for Delivery as we speak
     


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