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Alden x Leffot Saddle Shoe

At the height of their popularity during the fifties and sixties, Saddle Shoes were a staple of preppy Ivy Leaguers. The preppy doctrine Take Ivy includes an Ivy Wardrobe Directory, which lists the following shoes. These preppy pairs are made for us on the Barrie last with oil-soaked flex soles. They’re light as a feather and look great with jeans and khakis, as well as gray or navy slacks. Barrie Last, Tan Suede and Navy CXL, Flex Soles

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Alden x Leffot Monkstrap, Navy Suede

Made in lush navy suede, this single monkstrap is perfect for wearing with jeans or khakis. Its light edge and silver buckle make for a sharp but casual contrasted look. If you don’t have a pair of navy suede shoes, these may be the place to start. Plaza Last, Navy Suede, Flex Soles

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Quoddy Trunk Show

You are cordially invited to join us for a trunk show with Quoddy on Saturday, April 12th, from 11:00 am to 6:00 pm. Jon Bergman, Vice President of Quoddy, will be here to present the collection. All of Quoddy’s shoes are moccasin stitched, and their method of construction creates a shoe that functions like a glove for your foot. It surrounds your foot in supple leather, and allows your foot muscles, bones, and tendons to support you as they were intended to, while offering protection, cushioning, and style. We encourage you to take advantage of this unique opportunity to meet more…

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Church’s Sahara, Navy or Sand Suede

Lightweight boots are a must for spring and summer, and Church’s Sahara are a classic option. They’re Goodyear welted on natural plantation crepe soles, which makes them extremely comfortable and stylish. Made in unlined navy or sand suede on the rounded 81 last, they’ll work with jeans, chinos, or cords for a great casual look. 81 last, Navy or Sand Suede, Crepe Soles

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Corthay MTOs

Our spring trunk show with Pierre Corthay will be this Thursday and Friday from 11 to 7. Pierre is arguably one of France’s most dynamic shoemakers; his shoes are elegant and ultra sophisticated, like small works of art. He began his shoemaking career at Les Compagnons du Tour de France, a venerable crafts guild. He later worked for John Lobb Paris before taking over as atelier head at Berluti. In 1990 he struck out on his own and has not looked back. Pierre will be here for two days to accept custom ready-to-wear and bespoke orders. When a master shoemaker more…

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Edward Green Trunk Show

The Edward Green Trunk Show is in full swing! Robert Godley, US Representative, is in-house to help you select from the variety of models, lasts, leathers, colors and soles for your made-to-order shoes. Stop by today before 7PM to see all the beautiful possibilities.

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Corthay Trunk Show

We cordially invite you to join us for a trunk show with master shoemaker Pierre Corthay on April 3 and 4 from 11:00 to 7:00. Corthay is arguably one of France’s most dynamic shoemakers; his shoes are elegant and ultra sophisticated, like small works of art. He began his shoemaking career at Les Compagnons du Tour de France, a venerable crafts guild. He later worked for John Lobb Paris before taking over as atelier head at Berluti. In 1990 he struck out on his own and has not looked back. In 2010 he was awarded the honor of “Master of more…

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Edward Green Trunk Show – March 28

We cordially invite you to join us this Friday, March 28, from 11 am to 7 pm for our trunk show with Edward Green. Their US Representative, Robert Godley, will be here to present the collection. Edward Green is regarded by many to be “The finest shoes in all of England for the discerning few.” A more classic English shoe would be hard to find. Having been in business for more than 120 years, Edward Green has become discreetly famous for the finest welted shoes. Our EG shows are tremendously popular. We present the largest selection of samples assembled at more…

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