access to quality leather is the problem with these boots.I’ve noticed a lot of new Indonesian stitch-down boot makers popping up. Nice pics, but it seems like a huge gamble. Of course, I still remember trips to Bali in the 1980s, buying ratshit quality knock-off clothes and watches.
Those are not a stitchdown construction.I’ve noticed a lot of new Indonesian stitch-down boot makers popping up. Nice pics, but it seems like a huge gamble. Of course, I still remember trips to Bali in the 1980s, buying ratshit quality knock-off clothes and watches.
I am not so sure, look!I have no idea. I actually think its photoshop.
Dubbin?Polished & greased my work boots today. No Saphir, Boot Black or champagne. All a number of year’s old, worn hard and beaten up regularly.
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Comparison of the oiled rough out before and after greasing.
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Looks like a proper shoe shop. Not some hyped up igent salon. I’d shop thereTwo hundred year old shoe shop in Southampton gets ready to reopen after lockdown.
Looks quite a big place. A bit old fashioned. More of a down to earth place than anything fancy - but a proper shop nonetheless.
Holy shit thats a wild story. She must have had some amazing pussy to be able to swing that much cashFinance Director of Alden allegedly stole $20 million and gave $15 million of it to an attractive blonde TV presenter.
She is being sued for the money.
A local shoe company says this former WCVB host received $15 million stolen from them. Now, they want it back.Alden Shoe is suing Bianca de la Garza for accepting money that her close friend, the Middleborough-based company's former top accountant, allegedly stole.www.boston.com
Lockdown. Then this.
They've introduced a few more models and lasts:The Shooman , have you looked at Reszo Kuti & Gabor Halmos' new hand welted & pegged in Transylvania shoos? 700 euros to start although they initially had pegged retail at 890 euros.
They will also do MTO
Passus is Latin for “footstep”. It is the step we take back in time to learn from the brilliance of the past’s shoemakers. It is the step needed to admire yet another luxurious pair of hand welted shoes.passus-shoes.com
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Bloo whole cut shoos
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I believe he used the existing canvas. You can see old cork over top the canvas which would not be there if it was replaced.In this video, we give this pair of Allen Edmonds Strand cap toe oxfords a makeover. A customer mailed these in to us to be refurbished. He requested they si...www.youtube.com
These guys are handwelting a pair of AE replacement insoles...I wonder what that gemmed black fabric to replace the canvassing is.
A separate discussion concerns the wastefulness of removing a new sole just to replace it with a spade sole. It is a quality new sole too - oak bark tanned. No matter how much money you have, it just seems wrong.Has anyone read the kerfuffle in the Vass thread over on SF?
Here's the discussion in the "shoe construction" thread - read from the top post on the page down:
So we were having a discussion on the Vass thread about whether the heel stacks are real leather or leatherboard. We lack the expertise to really know. Does this look like leather heel stacks?www.styleforum.net
And here's the YouTube clip of the re-soling: