I have a pair of burgundy Bass Weejuns that I've worn for about two years. The plastic-y finish starting bothering me more, and after reading some old threads on here I tried the rubbing alcohol tip to dull the finish.
Perhaps in some places I rubbed too hard and got through the dye down to the...
Over the holidays I got some old Weejuns out of storage. They're hardly worn -- almost new -- and look it. However I'm concerned the leather might be dry, and start creasing or even cracking.
Because they're corrected grain, they probably won't respond to external conditioning. Can/should I...
I just got these on ebay. They are Weejuns (made in USA), they are loafers, they are sort of penny loafers -- but then again sort of not. I will say this, though -- I love them.
They are broken in as broken in can get and the color is a reddish brown, definitely not the "burgundy" of modern...
Long time viewer, first post.
Just FYI, I see that the Bass Gilman's are now just $64.00 at Piperlime (compared to the usual $120- $130 range I have been seeing them):