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Vintage John Lobb Ostrich Loafers

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by milwaukeeLobb, Aug 1, 2012.

  1. milwaukeeLobb

    milwaukeeLobb New Member

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    I'm looking to sell this pair of John Lobb loafers on ebay soon, and was wondering if anyone here had some expertise to answer some questions I've had about them for a while. To start, they are 12" by 4.25" and I'm wondering if there's a common size that fits them. Also I have yet to see another pair like this online anywhere, so I guess just any/all the information I could gather to pass on to a buyer would be very much appreciated.

    Ill put some better pictures up later tonight when I have my camera, not my phone.

    Thanks!
     
  2. SpooPoker

    SpooPoker Internet Bigtimer and Most Popular Man on Campus Dubiously Honored Affiliate Vendor

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    These are bespoke, not a RTW model. They look a bit dated, probably from the 70s or so.
     
  3. MyOtherLife

    MyOtherLife Senior member

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    More than a bit dated and ugly as sin. Do not buy.
     
  4. Mr. Moo

    Mr. Moo Senior member

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    Lol he's selling them, not buying.
     
  5. MyOtherLife

    MyOtherLife Senior member

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    So distressed was I at the sight of them I lost focus. Thank you Moo.
     
  6. fritzl

    fritzl Senior member

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    estimated prize.
     
  7. JayJay

    JayJay Senior member

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    Those aren't attractive at all. Good luck selling them.
     
  8. milwaukeeLobb

    milwaukeeLobb New Member

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    Thanks for the opinions and wishes, everyone
     
  9. fritzl

    fritzl Senior member

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    how can you say that?
     
  10. JayJay

    JayJay Senior member

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    They're ugly.
     
  11. fritzl

    fritzl Senior member

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    why do you hate classic bespoke shoes so much?
     
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    Fritz, why are you asking stupid questions?
     
    Last edited: Aug 4, 2012
  13. SpooPoker

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    +1 He's talking about how they look, not the validity of the construction.
     

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