journal: loafers

La Cordonnerie Anglaise Luxor Suede Loafers

Once in a while you need a shoe that doesn’t take itself too seriously. These tassel loafers from La Cordonnerie Anglaise are just the ticket, as they exhibit a casual European flair that’s elegant and playful. Whether you’re sipping cappuccino in a cafe or lounging at home, the Luxor loafers are perfect for casual everyday wear. They’re Blake stitched and come on a comfortable leather sole.

Red, Navy, or Puma Suede, Single Leather Soles

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Edward Green Buckingham

Both suede leather and the loafer style are synonymous with casual, comfortable footwear. A customer of ours chose both for this pair of simple, versatile Edward Green MTO shoes. The style’s austere design and the suede’s lush color make this a beautiful and comfortable shoe to add to this customer’s wardrobe.

100 Last, Mocca Suede, Single Leather Soles

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Leffot Beefroll Penny Loafers

It’s Horween Chromexcel season and we’ve got it coming out of our ears. Next in line is our own Beefroll Penny Loafers: Brown CXL with soft-as-air crepe soles as well as Natural CXL with a standard leather sole.

Chromexcel, often abbreviated as “CXL,” is a waxy, durable “pull-up” leather tanned by Horween Leather Co. in Chicago. It is soft and supple with the first wear.

Paired with plantation crepe soles, this is the perfect slip-on shoe for those lazy days when your feet are tired and you don’t want to bend over to lace anything up.

The classic Beefroll style, adds simple flair to a traditional design. These shoes are hand sewn in Maine and feature no nonsense Yankee quality and style.

Horween Brown Chromexcel, Plantation Crepe Soles

Horween Natural Chromexcel, Single Leather Soles

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