Menswear: Shoes and Boots thread


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Hanto
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3162 posts since 30/11/09

12 Feb 2021 16:03
I think the bottom is what I am looking at.
Crackajack
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7972 posts since 21/4/05

12 Feb 2021 16:18
MrW wrote: Bottom, need the slight arch missing from the top ones.

Agree middle ones are too Grenson.

Agreed. Good point on the arch observation.
jplxx
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1829 posts since 3/11/09

12 Feb 2021 16:21
Hanto wrote: Which sole do we reckon?



I'm leaning to the 2060, closely followed by the Dr Sole.
bottom. What’s up with the toe? Looks so flat.
padawan
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4477 posts since 27/6/03

12 Feb 2021 16:58
Bottom one.
illwill
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4137 posts since 17/5/04

12 Feb 2021 16:58
Bottom 100%
Rez
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8704 posts since 5/4/09

12 Feb 2021 17:48
like the dr sole
Dreep
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1687 posts since 29/7/08

12 Feb 2021 17:52
White sole.
discobobulated
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1056 posts since 21/4/10

12 Feb 2021 18:02
Bottom for sure.
bertoni
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1486 posts since 29/9/11

12 Feb 2021 18:28
Bottom one.
Hanto
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3162 posts since 30/11/09

12 Feb 2021 19:11
Crackajack wrote:
MrW wrote: Bottom, need the slight arch missing from the top ones.

Agree middle ones are too Grenson.

Agreed. Good point on the arch observation.

That's what drew me originally. 2060 it is!
EssexBoyII
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7175 posts since 5/6/07

12 Feb 2021 19:19
Not keen on any of those. Think middle will look ok after they’re less pristine. Don’t like top or bottom
Rez
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8704 posts since 5/4/09

posted 12 Feb 2021 19:30, edited 12 Feb 2021 19:30
I think fuk hivemind would have had you go for the christy sole a few years ago…which would make me think twice about following the fuk hivemind in 2021.

if they had the choice i'd go gloxi cut vibram but what do i know, i really liked those wallabees that were getting slated Oops
jplxx
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1829 posts since 3/11/09

12 Feb 2021 20:04
+1 wallabees
crutch
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491 posts since 22/11/12

12 Feb 2021 20:56
Bottom one, as Mr W says it’s the raised arch that makes it.
Hanto
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3162 posts since 30/11/09

12 Feb 2021 21:06
Rez wrote: I think fuk hivemind would have had you go for the christy sole a few years ago…which would make me think twice about following the fuk hivemind in 2021.

if they had the choice i'd go gloxi cut vibram but what do i know, i really liked those wallabees that were getting slated Oops

These were based on my original choices for Yorkshire Sole to compare so hopefully got ahead of the Fuk curve. The raised arch is definitely what appealed to me originally. Nearest to the original I could get I think.
Dee
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12029 posts since 22/11/07

12 Feb 2021 22:03
2060

The wedge looks ok but dr soles wear much quicker than the Vibram.

Are those 2060 available from your cobbler or did you source?
swede
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9884 posts since 21/3/09

12 Feb 2021 22:17
Bottom are the best for sure

Unsure why EB’s opinion differs to everyone else Puzzled
YLAup
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5731 posts since 5/9/11

12 Feb 2021 22:36
I'm with EB, middle better out of piss staines options
Hanto
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3162 posts since 30/11/09

14 Feb 2021 08:33
Dee wrote: 2060

The wedge looks ok but dr soles wear much quicker than the Vibram.

Are those 2060 available from your cobbler or did you source?

Getting Dean at Yorkshire Sole to do them and he has the 2060 in that colour.
EssexBoyII
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7175 posts since 5/6/07

14 Feb 2021 10:15
swede wrote: Bottom are the best for sure

Unsure why EB’s opinion differs to everyone else Puzzled

Corr well mad about the beanie. Ok I’ll sell it to you for a score if you send me a voice message asking in a girls voice