"That looks hideous. My newly purchased Rustic Mini Jumbo is inlaid. I don't get too caught up in fancy decorative stuff, but I'm glad my Entourage doesn't have a piece of decorative rubber glued to it. I'd opt…"
"Entourage models for the last couple of years at least have had regular rosettes. I believe that the Entourage changed the rosette from rubber applique pretty early on. The Art & Lutherie line still uses the rubber rossette…"
"I've seen several people mention that the Entourage guitars have a rubbery rosette. Mine (the Rustic dread) has an inlaid wood rosette. I purchased mine last summer. All of the other Rustic Entourage guitars I've looked…"
"Just received a reply back from seagull (Michele Balanger). He was on vacation but replied as soon as he returned. He said that all there rosettes are wood inlaid. I assume he was taking about the guitars I had listed. (folk maritime sws, LaPatrie…"
"That would depend ... the Artists have higher level appointments than the Entourage models. For confirmation, e-mail Michel Belanger at firstname.lastname@example.org and ask. He usually replies within two buisness days."
"Jud I got a really nice maritime folk on eBay. Paid about $200.00 less than the prices you might see at guitar center, for a new one. Mine looks new, the only change I made was to change strings to .011(high E). Rick"
"Jud, the texture on the underside of the strap is rougher. My strap does not slip but I have mine attached to a button on the bottom side of the base of the neck of my guitar. Although the strap is designed to also tie onto the top of the neck of…"