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Monthly Archive: December 2013

December 7, 2013

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New J.FitzPatrick Exclusives & A/W2013 Shoes In!

Dear Readers, Okay, so finally my A/W2013 stock has come in and is now available for purchase either through my company or by coming into Gieves & Hawkes (soon to be Timothy Everest in Feb/March 2014) in London. As an update to the way in which I can take payment, I no longer require people to have to have a Paypal account in order to conduct a transaction. I can now take card payments. Hopefully […]

December 4, 2013

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Foster & Son Pre-Christmas Sale – Thursday Dec. 5th!

Will keep this short and sweet. For all of those in London (or possibly by mail order?), here is the words straight from the people at Foster & Son in regards to their one day pre-sale, which includes bespoke! “Just to let you know that our pre-Christmas sale-sale (if you see what I mean!) will be happening this Thursday 5th December between 10.00-21.15. All of our RTW shoes will be 20% off, including shoes that have never […]

December 3, 2013

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Enzo Bonafe Spat Boots at Skoaktiebolaget

The spat boot definitely has to be the coolest model of all time, at least in my humble opinion. There is nothing really like it (even a balmoral boot does not scratch the surface) and for that reason, it commands such an attraction for me. But the downside of the model itself is not only how hard it is to make the pattern (and do it right) but also the difficulty of actually fastening the […]

December 2, 2013

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Jack Erwin Shoes – My Take on Them

There is a new brand on the scene that are creating quite a big storm in the shoe world, mainly in the US however and their name is Jack Erwin. For many of you outside of the US, this might very well be the first time that you are hearing about it. So allow me to explain what I have read and come across so far. The main point of their brand is to offer […]