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November 17, 2020

Written by , Posted in French, News, RTW Makers, Videos

The Shoe Snob Unboxing Series – Orban’s Shoes

 Here I unbox a pair of super lightweight Norwegian stitch/construction boots by Parisian Brand, Orban Shoes. A solid boot for a great value for those looking for a smart-looking Doc Marten style upgraded times 1000. Find them here: www.orbans.fr/en Enjoy! Please Subscribe to my YouTube channel if you enjoy the videos:

August 19, 2020

Written by , Posted in English, News, RTW Makers

A Testament to Quality – Crockett & Jones Boots

Chris Crat, a manager of one of the C&J shops in London, and an avid fisherman has shown what good quality can give you. His IG feed is filled with shoe selfies or fishing posts and until recently I never noticed that all the while, Chris wears the Snowdon derby boot by Crockett & Jones for all nearly of his fishing adventures over the last 7 years (he seems to rotate between those and a […]

January 24, 2020

Written by , Posted in European, News

Mixing Dress Styles

Having been born in Seattle, Washington (USA), living in Florence, Italy and then 7 years in London, UK and traveling throughout Europe and SE Asia, I was fortunate enough to see and live through a lot of different dress styles. Often times, a sense or style of dress can be tied to a demographic, particularly of location. So when getting bounced around a lot you tend to pick up a few different styles of dress. […]