scottfranklin

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I blame Justin Fitzpatrick & his theshoesnobblog.

First, he promotes Yeossal's GMTO and teases with this textured brown Derby boot (which can be made with different lasts & leathers but I like the brown in the model)

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and then follows up with Carmina's "Custom Weekend" which knocks more than $150 off these suede lace-ups.

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Since I was already drooling over both, this puts me in quite a bind! Currently leaning toward the Yeossals, since Carmina will have another custom weekend and by the time the Carmina's arrive we'll be in winter and they seem more of a Spring/Fall boot.
 
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iam.mike

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I quite like the look of the Yeossal's brown Derby boot. Personally, I'd choose those over the suede lace-ups.

Be sure to come back here to this thread and post pics of the boots that you decide to buy.

Happy shopping!
 

scottfranklin

Active Member with Corp. Privileges
Yup, I ordered the Yeossal's as shown in Utah brown, adding a Vibram sole which shouldn't affect the look. I figured the Carmina was more of an Autum season boot so ordering now would be unwise. But if they again waive the MTO fee in April...
 
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