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August 14, 2014

Ducal – A Florentine Delight!

It’s amazing what brands are in Italy that are still quite small and unknown. One of those brands is a Florentine one called Ducal, which I happened to stumble upon while at Pitti Uomo. I am quite glad that I did too, because I was so immensely impressed by not only the quality but also the design. Things that I saw there were simply amazing, particularly this braided double monk above. And for the record, […]

July 20, 2011

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Today’s Favorites – Allen Edmonds Randoms

I have always appreciated Allen Edmonds. While many of their styles, could be considered on the ‘old-manish’ side of the design spectrum, they still do make many cool and wearable shoes, such as the one’s posted here. But one thing that you start to notice, when you handle many bespoke or higher-end shoes, such as John Lobb or G&G, is that the leather quality and construction are not the only things that separate the price-points. […]

March 25, 2011

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Shoes Of The Week

Barker Black golf shoes = killin’ it! These just might be the coolest golf shoes that I have ever seen, and while I don’t even play golf (not because I don’t like it, but because I suck at it), you can bet your life that if I did, and was rich, I would be wearing these bad boys on the course. Seeing these makes me realize how much I appreciate one aspect of golf. That […]

January 20, 2011

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Today’s Favorites – Random’s

Shoes Above: Martegani Shoes Above: Tricker’s Shoes Above: Tom Ford Shoes Above: Allen Edmonds Shoes Above: Crockett & Jones for Brooks Brothers Well, I figured that I would give you a little bit of color that I don’t usually put on here. I actually really like it when makers create something in green. It can really look good if done properly. The Tom Ford is particularly nice, not only because of it’s deep, forest green […]

November 13, 2010

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Today’s Favorites – Random’s

Here are a couple of random shoes for you. The top shoes (spectators) are by Rider Boot Co, the gray sneakers are by Bally and the bottom two pictures are shoes by Neil Barrett. The others I am not completely sure about. Enjoy nonetheless!!