We are now taking pre-orders for the next delivery of Naval Boots in Black Shell Cordovan and Saddle Shoes in Color 8 Shell Cordovan and Brown Alpine Grain Calfskin, coming Spring 2013.
Pre-orders will be done in two stages. Stock D and E widths can be ordered with a non-refundable, non-transferable 20% deposit through our online shop. You will be contacted once the boots arrive for final payment.
Non-stock sizes that are not available on our pre-order page can be requested by contacting us via email at firstname.lastname@example.org by Sunday, February 10th. We will advise you if Alden can make a pair in your requested size.
Update: The order has now been submitted. Please refer to the pre-order page for the remaining available sizes. We cannot accept special size orders after this date.
We hope this policy will make it easier for you to get the Alden makeups in sizes that are difficult to find.
These Horween Shell Cordovan boots are a versatile addition to your wardrobe that spans from jeans to a navy or grey suit. Their classic, simple design, reminiscent of vintage US Naval boots, makes them a three-season workhorse, made expressly for Leffot.
These preppy pairs are made for us on the Barrie last in Color 8 Shell Cordovan with with a Brown Alpine Grain saddle, brass eyelets and oil-soaked flex soles. They’re light as a feather and look great with jeans and khakis, as well as gray or navy slacks.
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.