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Old 09-19-2009, 11:26 AM
 
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I don't think your legs are skinny. Neither are your arms. But what's with the face?
You DO need some sun! LOL!
LOL Guess I used a little too much suntan lotion. So do ya think those shoes work in the OP would look ok?
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Old 09-19-2009, 11:26 AM
 
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Egh...I don't like those types of shoes at all. I think slip on vans look best with shorts:
Vans Classic Slip-On® Core Classics at Zappos.com

W/ short socks:
Wrightsock Coolmesh® Lo Double Layer 6-Pair Pack at Zappos.com (http://www.zappos.com/product/7180352/color/14 - broken link)


Sandals look stupid on guys...Tell her to stop the madness.

And iron your t-shirts dude!
(lazy dude method: throw t-shirt in dryer with damp clean washcloth for a tumble of a few minutes)
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Old 09-19-2009, 12:04 PM
 
Location: Rocket City, U.S.A.
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Vans are cool, but no good in mud or on a mountain. That's why today I wear ugly shoes.
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Old 09-19-2009, 01:28 PM
 
Location: rain city
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I've always worn tennis shoes and boots with my shorts. My girlfriend has tried to convince me to wear flip flops but I wouldn't wear them. She bought me a pair of sport sandals for an upcoming trip we're taking but I cannot bring myself to wear them either. But I found these shoes online which are a half shoe/half sandal:

http://www.zappos.com/images/722/722...4-231881-p.jpg

They are breathable but also do not expose the toes so it might be a good compromise since she wants me in sandals and I've always worn regular shoes.
Just wondering what you all think. Would they look good with cargo shorts or too dorky?
Wow I really hate those...those....sandal/truck tire/tree stump thingies. Truly godawful. Even frightening.
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Old 09-19-2009, 01:32 PM
 
Location: Youngstown, Ohio
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I've always worn tennis shoes and boots with my shorts. My girlfriend has tried to convince me to wear flip flops but I wouldn't wear them. She bought me a pair of sport sandals for an upcoming trip we're taking but I cannot bring myself to wear them either. But I found these shoes online which are a half shoe/half sandal:

http://www.zappos.com/images/722/722...4-231881-p.jpg

They are breathable but also do not expose the toes so it might be a good compromise since she wants me in sandals and I've always worn regular shoes.
Just wondering what you all think. Would they look good with cargo shorts or too dorky?
I like them!!! I don't like the other ones B4 showed. They would look great with cargo shorts, but no socks lol!
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Old 09-19-2009, 01:43 PM
 
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I've always worn tennis shoes and boots with my shorts. My girlfriend has tried to convince me to wear flip flops but I wouldn't wear them. She bought me a pair of sport sandals for an upcoming trip we're taking but I cannot bring myself to wear them either. But I found these shoes online which are a half shoe/half sandal:

http://www.zappos.com/images/722/722...4-231881-p.jpg

They are breathable but also do not expose the toes so it might be a good compromise since she wants me in sandals and I've always worn regular shoes.
Just wondering what you all think. Would they look good with cargo shorts or too dorky?
yikes! those are awful...sorry.
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Old 09-19-2009, 01:53 PM
 
Location: Finally made it to Florida and lovin' every minute!
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Bulldog, how about boat shoes? My hubby hates sandals and he wears dock shoes, no socks with his cargo shorts. I think they look good. JMO
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Old 09-19-2009, 01:57 PM
B4U
 
Location: the west side of "paradise"
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I love dockers too. They go with long pant & shorts.

Best is bare feet though, I gotta say.
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Old 09-19-2009, 05:28 PM
 
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Just wear the flip flops like your girlfriend suggests...she knows what you look best in. I had the same issue as you. I always wore shoes and socks and would never wear sandals. A girlfriend bought me some flip flops and I refused to wear them at first. She eventually convinced me to wear them. And guess what? I actually enjoy wearing them and wear them all the time in the summer.
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Old 09-19-2009, 06:08 PM
 
Location: Florida
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Those are hideous. They look like correction sandals. The ones in post #3 are much, much better.
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