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Stefano Bemer trunk show, October 2 and 3

You are cordially invited to the first New York trunk show featuring the renowned shoes of Stefano Bemer. Tommaso Milani will be here on October 2 and 3 to present the collection. Offering both bespoke and ready-to-wear, Stefano Bemer shoes are entirely handmade with exacting attention to detail in their workshop in Florence. A variety of leathers are available, ranging from traditional calfskins and shell cordovan to elephant, hippo, shark, and other exotics, all done in the singular Stefano Bemer style. This isn’t an event to miss. “A shoe is an object which, if of excellent quality, helps us to more…

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Saint Crispin’s MTOs

Headquartered in Austria and made in Romania, all Saint Crispin’s shoes are handcrafted by a small team of artisans, craftsmen and women. Their shoes are quite possibly as close to a bespoke fit as you will find in a ready to wear shoe. And while that may sound like a big statement, in our opinion these shoes are top flight all the way. We recently received a shipment of Saint Crispin’s made-to-order shoes and present them here for your viewing pleasure.

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Duret Paris

We’re excited to announce that ready-to-wear and made-to-order belts by Duret Paris are now available. Duret has been making exceptional leather goods and belts for 17 years, paying particular attention to using the highest-quality leathers. Completely handmade in their Parisian workshop, Duret belts are crafted with full leather lining, silk or linen thread, and a solid brass buckle. All stitching is done by hand, using a thread in the color you select. Belts are available in traditional leathers such as calfskin, lambskin, and goatskin, as well as exotics like alligator, ostrich, and python. With over 200 options for made-to-order, you’ll be sure more…

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Alden x Leffot pre-orders now available

Our Alden x Leffot Snuff Suede Captoe and Alden x Leffot PT Blucher in color 8 shell cordovan are now available to pre-order. We are also accepting requests for non-stock sizes by email only. The deadline for non-stock size requests is Monday, September 15, 2014, or while space is available. We also have several other models available for pre-order. Have a look at our pre-order page to see everything that’s available. The number of pairs on these pre-orders is limited, and orders will be accepted while quantities last. Orders are on a first-come, first-served basis. We are unable to accept any more…

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Two Alden pre-orders available tomorrow

Our Alden x Leffot Snuff Suede Captoe and Alden x Leffot PT Blucher in color 8 shell cordovan will be available to pre-order tomorrow, September 12, at 12:00 pm EDT. Pre-orders will be taken online and in store. At the same time, we will also accept requests for non-stock sizes by email only. The deadline for non-stock size requests is Monday, September 15, 2014, or while space is available. The number of pairs on these pre-orders is limited, and orders will be accepted while quantities last. Orders are on a first-come, first-served basis. We are unable to accept any requests before more…

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Alden x Leffot Pre-orders now available

Our Alden x Leffot Kudu Longwing and Alden x Leffot Walter Boot in Black Shell Cordovan are now available for pre-order. We are also accepting requests for non-stock sizes via email only. The deadline for non-stock size requests is Thursday, September 11, 2014, or while space is available. The number of pairs on these pre-orders is limited, and orders will be accepted while quantities last. Orders are on a first-come, first-served basis. We are unable to accept any requests before the launch time. We suggest that you view the terms of our Alden Pre-Order Policy. For more information on how the pre-order process works, view our Alden Pre-Order Guide. more…

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Alden x Leffot pre-orders

Our Alden x Leffot Kudu Longwing and Alden x Leffot Walter Boot in Black Shell Cordovan will be available for pre-order on Monday, September 8, at 12:00 PM EDT. Pre-orders for the Longwing will be taken via this link; pre-orders for the Walter Boot will be taken here. At the same time, we will also accept requests for non-stock sizes via email only. The deadline for non-stock size requests is Thursday, September 11, 2014, or while space is available. The number of pairs on these pre-orders is limited, and orders will be accepted while quantities last. Orders are on a more…

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Alden x Leffot Tanker Boot, Tobacco Chamois

The Alden Tanker, also known as the NST boot, is an incredibly versatile and durable shoe. With commando soles and handsewn split toe, it is both aesthetically pleasing and highly practical. The oiled chamois leather needs no maintenance and will keep you dry through the wettest months. Throw in the commando soles and you have the ideal winter boot. Barrie Last, Tobacco Chamois, Commando Soles

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