Your Go-to Dress Shoe Brand

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  1. NAMOR

    NAMOR Senior member

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    I have found John Lobb to be my favorite shoe maker. I have owned several pairs of both JL and Edward Green and prefer JL's aesthetic especially when it comes to the double monk. What is your go to brand?
     


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    Grenson Rose and Sutor Mantellassi.
     


  3. forex

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    Alden Plaza,because it fits me well.
     


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    NAMOR Senior member

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    Alden Plaza,because it fits me well.
    +1
     


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

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    C&J 9x/10 fit me better than anyone.
     


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    I love the aesthetic of EG and C&J, but Alden and to a lesser extent Trickers fit my feet better
     


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    Quadcammer Senior member

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    c&j fit perfectly into my sweet spot in looks, fit, and price
     


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    NAMOR Senior member

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    c&j fit perfectly into my sweet spot in looks, fit, and price
    oiiy, I forgot to vote for C&J [​IMG]
     


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    I've never seen a shoe fit my foot the way that G&G did.
     


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    forex Senior member

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    I've never seen a shoe fit my foot the way that G&G did.

    You tried all the shoes?
     


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    You tried all the shoes?

    All of which shoes?
     


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    Tie between handgrade C&J and Carmina.

    That being said, a lot of that has to do with geography and me being able to obtain these brands. I don't have access to try on Vass or some of the other brands, but I'm happy enough with C&J and Carmina that I'm not overly bothered by this.
     


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    Allen Edmonds, particularly the seconds
     


  15. in stitches

    in stitches Kung Joo Moderator

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    used to be ferragamo. now its C&J

    when i find more $ might become G&G
     


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