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Monthly Archive: February 2014

February 5, 2014

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New Patinas by Septieme Largeur

Looks like Septieme Largeur have been busy these days with a lot of new patinas, not only new in quantity but what also looks like new in style. This kind of muddled rainbow like coloring is quite cool and unique. Quite possibly a bit tough to wear but beautiful nonetheless. However, in France the brighter the shoes the cooler you are, so it just might be the perfect scenario. Beautiful stuff indeed and it is […]

February 4, 2014

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Red Pebble Grain by Scarpe di Bianco

You don’t often see red pebble grain. You don’t often see red shoes altogether. What I like about this pebble grain by Scarpe di Bianco though is the fact that it makes the red a lot more subtle and thus wearable. Without that grain in place and just being a plain calfskin, it would be a tough shoe to wear. But having it be a grain, for me, makes it a bit easier to swallow. […]