[Visvim] - 2011 Official Discussion Thread

August 07, 2011 @ 06:17:06 AM
Post: 1866
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: 516-NY
wow that is definitely good news. too bad theyre deciding to do that on a season that hasnt interested me thus far
August 07, 2011 @ 14:27:10 PM
Post: 161
Join Date: May 2010
got a pair of 2011ss new gabo for sale, anyone interested make me an offer

http://hypebeast.com/forum/showthread.php?t=156620
August 08, 2011 @ 20:03:17 PM
Post: 142
Join Date: Feb 2009
FLACHS is awesome.
August 09, 2011 @ 01:40:38 AM
Post: 79
Join Date: Jul 2010
Dang the navy Hockneys are soo sick, i was looking in to getting my first pair of visvim shoes but the price on those is discouraging
August 10, 2011 @ 10:23:50 AM
Post: 79
Join Date: Jul 2010
Hey Ive finally got my money right and im looking to buy my first pair of visvims (possibly 2.) I was wondering what would you guys suggest as far as either the hockney or the Yucca Moc Folk i really like the boat shoe look. I checked on the Humanbehaviour site and they have the Yucca Moc Folks in my size but it says its a pre order item and i was a little confused because i thought those already came out s/s 11 do you guys know if theyre site is up to date? I dont want to send payment and them not have them.

Also, do any of you guys own the Flynt lo from s/s11? I really like those 2 i just dont know how they actually look on foot or in person ive only seen pics
August 10, 2011 @ 12:20:40 PM
Post: 4497
Join Date: Feb 2009
^ Yucca moc has already dropped and most places have sold out already... Flynts are nice if you can pull them off!

AND its official, Visvim has its own spot in Bergdorf Goodman!


August 14, 2011 @ 12:17:52 PM
Post: 142
Join Date: Feb 2009
did you see the US RRP there Scotty, its quite breath taking.
August 14, 2011 @ 16:23:13 PM
Post: 857
Join Date: Jan 2007
thanks for the info scotty, so if i drop by 5th avenue they're already open right?

edit* nvm, googled that shit. i'll pop in and see what's in stock. ow!
August 15, 2011 @ 11:16:35 AM
Post: 1866
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: 516-NY
report back in and let us know!
August 15, 2011 @ 18:56:25 PM
Post: 637
Join Date: Sep 2009
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Sophnet x Visvim






Info on shoes and backpack? I was going to purchase a herschel but this backpack is too sick.
August 16, 2011 @ 01:27:38 AM
Post: 1224
Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: vancouver
how do you go from a herschel pack to visvim
August 16, 2011 @ 01:43:46 AM
Post: 1772
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: Sauga
how do you go from a herschel pack to visvim


*dead*
August 16, 2011 @ 14:38:04 PM
Post: 637
Join Date: Sep 2009
how do you go from a herschel pack to visvim


I don't get it.
August 16, 2011 @ 20:24:05 PM
Post: 1866
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: 516-NY
the herschel might as well be free compared the vis backpack
i will agree though, that bag is tough. the grey sophnet joints are nice too
August 16, 2011 @ 23:58:56 PM
Post: 857
Join Date: Jan 2007
report back in and let us know!


checked out the store earlier today. shit was stupid. fucking highway robbery... might as well buy direct or through proxy. i think it'll be more expensive with NY tax and fare expenses.

as far as pics go, the ones provided earlier pretty much sum it all up. the only things not visible are the foleys.

All in all: (Prices are from memory so may be off a bit)
Oxfords: $672
Chinos: $560
Virgils: $1300+
Patricians: Didn't even bother looking after seeing the Foley prices
Foleys: $1100-1400 (Looked like the cordovan ones)
Jeans: Blah

All in all disappointed. Thought they would have fall accessories already and more merchandise overall, was tryna cawp a watch-cap and subsection candles.

Anywaysss, if anyone is really desperate for some stuff. I can do picks-ups. Just pay for my fare ($25) and shipping to wherever you are, and add more for that crazy 8.875% NY tax. I'm in the city for the next couple weeks due to some appointments. Donations of any amount for my trouble are welcome if you choose to do business mayne.
August 17, 2011 @ 00:04:38 AM
Post: 1476
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: Melbourne.
Those prices……omg.

Is there that much stock or basically 1 pair per size?
August 17, 2011 @ 00:46:35 AM
Post: 857
Join Date: Jan 2007
i would assume 1-2 per size. the offering looked more like hiroki is just testing the market to see how things sell.

the only thing i really asked about was the chinos, and they said they had more sizes in the back. but i called it off before he could go look because i wasn't paying for that shit. the tax is around $49.... that's shipping overseas right there... plus i already spent 200 on food alone lol
August 17, 2011 @ 02:30:10 AM
Post: 1476
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: Melbourne.
If Hiroki is indeed just testing the market, it really seems poorly done.

Prices are scary and I forgot you guys in the states have sales taxes, makes things even worse. I'd rather grab a few pairs of Uniqlo chinos and have them tailored perfectly to my liking and still would have prob more than $400 from the NYC prices. Really seems a bit too much, Visvim doesn't have a cult following in the states like it does in HK and I don't think the prices hike is justifiable to consumers. FIL HK retail is considerably higher than JP retail but how does Vis figure out B+G prices? Especially when soon enough, Vis will open their online store up to the US; even if it is just select products.
August 17, 2011 @ 03:33:51 AM
Post: 77
Join Date: May 2006
Visvim doing international shipping, snap! That's huge.
August 17, 2011 @ 06:16:37 AM
Post: 3866
Join Date: Mar 2009
man i've been trying to find some black kiefers in a 9... or some black shoes that look like them but its like impossible to find
August 17, 2011 @ 07:53:45 AM
Post: 6
Join Date: Jan 2011
The Oxford's released thus far can be had for about $400 with fees and shipping. It looks like the B+G margin is the highest Stateside, a bit more than Webster.

I would think most of their stock is going to sit there for awhile. Anyone ready to drop $700 on an oxford probably has no idea who Vis are.
August 17, 2011 @ 18:17:39 PM
Post: 857
Join Date: Jan 2007
my thoughts exactly Ledger and ruco. i'll keep heading back and see what's good with a sale lol.
August 18, 2011 @ 12:21:13 PM
Post: 1866
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: 516-NY
came in expecting to read exactly what i read. thanks for the info 45, a damn shame though
August 18, 2011 @ 12:47:40 PM
Post: 1286
Join Date: Sep 2009
Someone sell me some logans / kiefers.

I wear a size 10.5 in vans, hit it up.
August 18, 2011 @ 20:46:40 PM
Post: 4497
Join Date: Feb 2009
If Hiroki is indeed just testing the market, it really seems poorly done.


I believe Bergdorf is going to be the only retail store that carries Visvim and the only reason they got em was cause of Wooster.. Since Wooster is basically a huge fashion icon nowadays, he loves Visvim, always writes about em and being the Creative director for the company, he got visvim there.. I guess he was going back in forth with Hiroki for awhile trying to get Visvim there and finally succeeded.. Nit sure how well its going to do been then again rich people do liek to buy new expensive things, that are out of the ordinary!
August 19, 2011 @ 08:19:38 AM
Post: 165
Join Date: Nov 2006
Location: EU
Gosh, thats some heavy prices BackLike45'..
August 25, 2011 @ 10:41:30 AM
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Join Date: Jun 2009
clarification
I've seen members suggest the website humanbehaviour as a place to order visvim products. However, when I check the official visvim website, I do not see it listed in the Hong Kong stock-list. They have a disclaimer stating to be aware of unauthorized sites etc. So is it safe to purchase from sites like humanbehaviour when they are not listed on the stock-list?
August 25, 2011 @ 12:58:00 PM
Post: 1866
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: 516-NY
they are a legit site, but they are NOT a retailer. they are resellers
August 25, 2011 @ 15:43:55 PM
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Join Date: Jun 2009
Thanks for the response.
August 26, 2011 @ 02:30:10 AM
Post: 165
Join Date: Nov 2006
Location: EU
I have bought Visvim from HB and got great service.
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