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I Was Reading This Book....

The book thread disappeared when its owner left the site so  thought I'd start another. Haven't read any Len Deighton for a while so started again on his spy trilogy. First one is Berlin Game. Terrific, I like it better than John Le Carre.

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Amazing B sides

Over the past few years I have started to collect some fantastic vinyl 45s again. Some have been bought from car boot sales for next to nothing and others I have paid a few quid for, although to be honest I have not paid more than £12 yet. I already…

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Motown replied to Phil Thomsen's item My Dress of the day!
"Like it Mike"
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Motown replied to frames's item I Was Reading This Book....
"Looks like a fantastic read Gary, I'll be checking that out ;-) "
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Motown replied to Derek Gardner's item Show us your shoes
"I love a suede brogue kai. Imo they look fantastic, suit or casual with chino's "
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Kai replied to Derek Gardner's item Show us your shoes
"Suede anywone? I fell head over heels for these Church´s loafers. Causing some qualms anyway as the money would get me 2 or 3 pairs of Loakes..."
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Motown replied to Derek Gardner's item Show us your shoes
"Absolutely joyous SR, a man after my own heart. Cheaney make great shoes ;-)
My tip would be polish one shade lighter, that way you're going to keep your original colour and develop  a beautiful patina as the leather ages ;-)"
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Motown replied to Derek Gardner's item Show us your shoes
"Great little thread Derek, I'll be contributing and watching with great interest :-)"
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Kai replied to Derek Gardner's item Show us your shoes
"Another pair I do wear on a regular basis is the Loake Princeton. Fresh out of the box here almost a year ago."
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Kai replied to Derek Gardner's item Show us your shoes
"I wear them every morning when I plow the field and feed the chickens, haha!"
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Kai replied to Derek Gardner's item Show us your shoes
"That´s no excuse, Thull, haha ;-)"
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Kai replied to Derek Gardner's item Show us your shoes
"What´s the pair middle left, with the centre seam, if I my ask, Paddy? Like them best!"
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Kai replied to Derek Gardner's item Show us your shoes
"Thanks Derek; no, no Problems at all; and as I said, they´re of a very soft leather..."
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THULL replied to frames's item I Was Reading This Book....
"Forgot I had this one"
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Derek Gardner replied to Derek Gardner's item Show us your shoes
"There is something about the smell isn't there, on some shoes I heat the tin and the whole room smells of polish, I love it, my wife hates it........ shame really isn't it 
I have used neutral following the colour but never on its own, don't know wh…"
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The Snow Runner replied to Derek Gardner's item Show us your shoes
"I'm a traditionalist Derek. I use Kiwi Neutral polish
Loved the smell since I was a child."
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The Snow Runner replied to Laurent Bof's item What's on your turntable right now?
"Yes indeed probably the foundation of Jazz-Fusion. And you are a very lucky man Peter, as I think I've said before."
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Derek Gardner replied to Derek Gardner's item Show us your shoes
"Kai, do you have any problems with boots around the ankles ? I have to leave the top eyelet unlaced, good looking boots."
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Derek Gardner replied to Derek Gardner's item Show us your shoes
"very nice, what colour cream would you use with those ? I tend to go one colour darker on tan brogues to give a lived in look ."
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