“Happy Prime Day”. I said that a number of times today to various people I know. “Prime Day”, of course, is Amazon’s made-up shopping holiday. Which is genius in many ways. I tried to ignore it and resisted reading all the emails they sent me this past week leading up to the day. But I … Continue reading Bostonian Crown Windsor Shell Cordovan 23319
I have a few vintage shoe catalogs that I have collected over the years. Having a reference for old models and descriptions helps with my hobby of buying and selling vintage shoes. There isn’t an archive anywhere on the internet for vintage shoe model information so printed materials can help fill in that gap but … Continue reading 1962 Bostonian Shoe Catalog Part 1
These are photos of the second half of the Bostonian 1962 catalog. The first part is here.
More shoes? Yep. This post focuses on a pair of early 1960s Bostonian wingtips. The pair has never been worn. Which is sort of amazing. Why would someone keep these shoes unworn for 50+ years? Its a mystery or maybe even a miracle. Like magnets. How do I know these shoes are from the sixties? … Continue reading Vintage Bostonian Flexaire Wingtip
Last month I bought a pair of Made in USA Bostonian shoes on eBay. Yep, another pair of Long Wings. I do have other styles! I will post other styles soon. But not today. Like most eBay listings, the photos were mediocre so I wasn’t quite sure what I bought until I opened the shipping … Continue reading Bostonian 25736 Long Wing Blucher