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November 21, 2012

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The Perfect Brown Full-Brogue?

Photo Courtesy of Zimmermann & Kim I have always loved and admired the last shapes of Laszlo Vass (the more elongated ones). I might even be so bold to say that one of his lasts just might be my favorite of all time (pictured below just to kill your curiosity, which I think just might be the same as the one above?…..). And one of my big regrets is that I never managed to get […]

November 23, 2010

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My Shoes #7 – Stefano Bemer Suede Chukka’s

When it comes to boots there is nothing better than a brown suede chukka boot. It’s versatility is unparalleled, it’s look is timeless and it’s range, for time-of-year wear-ability, is the longest within the boot realm. This pair here, by Stefano Bemer, is my pride and joy. It has been through many different seasons, seen many different terrains and even been worn with outfits as casual as jeans and a polo all the […]

October 24, 2010

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Shoe Of The Day – Dedicated To Benjy

Sorry for the elapsed time without writing, but I have been in Italy and it’s not always easy to work when one is trying to enjoy the finer things in life. But here I am, back, and dedicating this post to one of my most proactive readers, Benjy. Always curious about the existence of a nice dress oxford made with a crepe sole, I finally found one, worthy of displaying, made by Gaziano & Girling. […]

September 2, 2010

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4 Shoe Essentials For Autumn

This summer has been quite interesting with it’s record highs and record lows and yet while it is still only the beginning of September, I am ready for autumn to come! I love the sun and being warm but I have never appreciated the simplicity of dressing in the summer. Instead, I have always loved seeing all of the intricate and uniquely layered outfits that are created in the autumn and winter seasons. That being, […]