Slick Suits with Deco Boots

Don’t have a lot of time today to ramble on, but thought that you all would appreciate seeing my new Gaziano & Girling Deco ‘Fairbank’ Beatle boot! While you normally get the Deco shoes with a bleached toe (done by reverse patina), I decided to give it my own touch of snobbery by adding some red polish to the toe and heels and setting it apart from the rest. A bit rock & roll if I must say, but hey, when you have too many shoes you have to start making unique things or you simply end up creating redundancy….. While I decided to throw them on with a suit on this particular occasion, I think that for future purposes, they will go better with some nice tapered jeans…Comfy as all heck though!!

Slick Suits with Deco Boots

Slick Suits with Deco Boots

Slick Suits with Deco Boots
Slick Suits with Deco Boots
Slick Suits with Deco Boots
Slick Suits with Deco Boots

Slick Suits with Deco Boots
Slick Suits with Deco Boots

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8 thoughts on “Slick Suits with Deco Boots”

  1. I like the idea of adding color to a great but somewhat “boring” black shoe, but they look more brownish than red and I think they could be more flashy.
    How about more red, orange or even teal?

  2. I have developed a deep dislike of the Deco last because it’s simply too elongated and narrow for a normal human. I see so many pictures of men wearing G&G shoes (and others, to be fair – Corthay is one that springs to mind, Meermin’s Linea Maestro “New Rey” last another), that simply don’t fit. The problem is they then size up and have this winkle-picking toes that break in the wrong place and look ridiculous. Which is a shame when they cost eight hundred quid.

    But in your case, I am happy to see an exception: your weirdly thin elf feet are just right for this last, meaning you can wear a “Deco” shoe that’s actually your size, and the style works. G&G really do make such beautiful things. It’s a shame only a goblin like you can wear them to good effect. But you really do; they look magnificent. ๐Ÿ™‚

  3. Hello Justin,

    The unique personal touch is appreciated by us shoe enthusiasts out here. I must say, I am quite jealous!!! Thanks again for sharing!

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