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Bill The Pill

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« Reply #130 on: June 25, 2017, 10:30:18 PM »
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« Reply #131 on: June 29, 2017, 03:27:44 PM »
These might be a bit busy for some but I quite like the boldness

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« Reply #132 on: July 01, 2017, 10:08:25 AM »
Oh, Trotsky. My eyes hurt, they are truly awful.

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« Reply #133 on: September 05, 2017, 08:20:09 PM »
Bump!

Been wearing Adidas non-stop for a while now...

Any left field recommendations?

Would love it if these were re-issued: http://www.modculture.co.uk/onitsuka_tiger_/

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« Reply #134 on: September 06, 2017, 07:25:20 AM »
Fred Perry have reissued their Table Tennis shoe.  Low profile in a nice mix of canvas and suede.

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« Reply #135 on: September 06, 2017, 09:05:45 AM »
Bump!

Been wearing Adidas non-stop for a while now...

Any left field recommendations?

Would love it if these were re-issued: http://www.modculture.co.uk/onitsuka_tiger_/

Nice one! Albeit for a younger gent. I keep a pair of old suede Gazelles, the rest of trainers I own are very basic plimsolls (jack purcells and the like), usually to wear with shorts.  Catalonian brand Matés makes beautiful and technically good trainers that look like their first 60s models (http://www.mates.es/catalogo/108), but I'm afraid they don't have e-shop, so you'll have to visit their Barcelona store to get a pair. And they're expensive, more than 150 € a pair.


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« Reply #136 on: September 06, 2017, 08:20:03 PM »
Bump!

Been wearing Adidas non-stop for a while now...

Any left field recommendations?

Would love it if these were re-issued: http://www.modculture.co.uk/onitsuka_tiger_/

Nice one! Albeit for a younger gent. I keep a pair of old suede Gazelles, the rest of trainers I own are very basic plimsolls (jack purcells and the like), usually to wear with shorts.  Catalonian brand Matés makes beautiful and technically good trainers that look like their first 60s models (http://www.mates.es/catalogo/108), but I'm afraid they don't have e-shop, so you'll have to visit their Barcelona store to get a pair. And they're expensive, more than 150 € a pair.
I have 3 pairs of trainers to my name 1 Adidas and 2 pairs of Puma . I feel that on the whole , they are indoor shoes , which is fine if I'm mainly driving and then just nipping in somewhere , other than that l feel they do not protect my feet. .

I wear my Clarkes drivers in the house. . 8)
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« Reply #137 on: September 07, 2017, 01:18:01 PM »
What Pumas do you have, Simon?

It's a dry week in London so the Clarks have re-emerged!  8)

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« Reply #138 on: September 07, 2017, 06:49:32 PM »
Good question on the Pumas , Robin. .

I don't know the names of them but I have an ivory coloured leather pair and a black suede pair . They are both of the driving style with the offset lacing , very light but the ivory pair are only worn when I go abroad. .

. .I'll be in England soon right enough. .
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