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Powerful Patinas

We produced a small batch of three summer ready, goodyear-welted shoes in powerful patinas. Our first is our Decon Chelsea Shoe in a new handmade Rodin patina. This Derby is for those of you who like to be buttoned up but appreciate the utility of a lazy-man shoe. The side gore permits you to easily slip them on but is somewhat hidden by the leather paneling. The two eyelet facings add stability and enable the elongated vamp.

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Autumn Leaves & Lines

We've carefully selected a new batch of Autumn-ready group-made-to-order models. We often discuss construction methods, materials, and patinas, but this time around we wanted to highlight the beauty of lines. Our first model is our Chukka Boot, a classic style with simple lines that make a difference. The slightly bowed shape of our facings combined with the carefully placed double eyelets create an elongated vamp. This gives the boot an elegant and streamlined silhouette, while the chiseled toe box balances out the design with a bit of an edge. A single line of thicker stitching runs parallel to the collar which accents the harmony of the ankle line curve and heel. This is the same subtle contour that inspired the suede collar of...

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