The Catherine is a re-interpretation of the men’s classic full brogue Oxford for women with exquisite detailing and delicate gimping throughout while the low block heel adds an unexpected element of femininity. As each hide absorbs polish in a slightly different way, any variations are a testament to our handcrafting heritage and what makes these shoes so beautiful and unique.
The style is lined in leather and we have written its details inside the upper by hand in a special calligraphy, rendering each pair completely identifiable and distinctive. The rubber sole features a “diamond” effect for improved grip and versatility.
As the fashion pendulum swings back and forth cyclically pushing new trends or rekindling existing ones, there are a crop of elements that stay, regardless of times and fads. Patent leather is one of them. Once strictly perceived the special occasions accessory, today its high-gloss finish lends itself to multiple styling tricks with a distinct wintry feeling, especially in deep cold-weather hues.
A look that is easy to achieve with the Paulette patent leather Derby lace-up whose unique detail - a removable, oversized flap on the upper – strikes a balance between the classic and contemporary while elevating versatility to new levels. Polished and smart, each shoe is finished with hand-written details for a one-of-a-kind exclusive.
In today’s fast-paced life, it takes focus and wit to handle the flurry of activities and occasions that fill the days and agenda of a modern women on the go. Equally challenging is striking the right balance between work and play, between class and function with a laid- back elegance and empowering versatility.
On a versatile note, the Constance Oxford lace-up rises to any occasion. Characterized by an oversized, detachable front flap that adds a unique touch it oozes charm thanks to its exquisite brogueing, low heel and high-impact two-tone palette. The perfect must-have fall shoe for an in-control look nonchalantly studied down to the last polished detail.
New season, new look. With winter upon us, it’s time to add a tougher spin to relaxed comfort with a unique attitude that adds the right amount of boldness to any closet staple. And for a subtle twist of rock-n’-roll glamour, studs are the way to go as a hint of metal hardware gently pushes the boundaries of elegance without excesses. The desire to make a statement starts with a pair of Burwood Met lace-up shoes that offer a lady-like take on the eponymous men’s classic.
Artfully dotted with eye-catching yet elegant studs, applied using a special pneumatic machine, this women’s Oxford is further proof of how a signature detail can lift a classic beyond tradition.
In fashion’s current fascination with the gender-neutral aesthetic, a beautiful pair of lace-up shoes taps into the trend with the right amount of British legacy and wear--now immediacy. As the style lines are increasingly blurred when it comes to him and her, the Shannon Derby lace-up effortlessly weaves its way into the two worlds, lending itself to be worn under anything, in any moment of the day, on any occasion.
Flawlessly crafted from a single piece of leather that is completely free of marks, the only stitching on this smooth and shiny shoe are the eyelet facings, hand applied by seasoned craftsmen.
The Oxford is a style with “closed lacing” in which the shoelace eyelet tabs are attached under the vamp. The women’s versions feature slimmer, more feminine silhouettes with particular style details from the classic Burwood wg full brogue and its studded companion, the Burwood met, to the more robust Indigo with its unique micro-rubber wedge heel.
The Derby shoe is also a lace-up, but with “open lacing”, in which the shoelace eyelet tabs are sewn on top of the vamp. The Shannon 2 wr is a ladylike replica of the eponymous whole cut counterpart for men and is one of the most popular styles in the women’s collection.
The monk strap features a foundation similar to that of a Derby shoe though in lieu of laces, closes with a single or double strap and buckle instead. The women’s collection includes the simply sophisticated Liverpool wg cap toe and the more decorative Lana r with full brogueing.
The loafer is a slip-on style that is generally considered a more casual shoe and sometimes associated with a collegiate aesthetic. The Sally r takes inspiration from the traditional men’s penny loafer, though with a lower vamp and delicate details for a more feminine look.