In recent years, double monks have become quite popular and hence it’s about time for us to discuss the monk strap dress shoe, including its history, what to look for and how to and how not to wear it. Read more
One of the things that people get wrong all the time is the distinction and meaning of the terms Ready to Wear, Off the Rack, Made to Order, Made to Measure, and Bespoke. Therefore, I decided to create a guide that clearly explains what these terms mean, how they are (ab)used and what you need to know, so you don’t get fooled when you buy clothing.
In May 2012, we were contacted by Miguel Pallás from the Spanish shoe brand Animas Code. He offered us a pair of “bespoke” slippers from their online shop. I used their configurator in June and 7 weeks later, I received the shoes. Read more
Almost a year ago, I got in touch with Chay Cooper from Alfred Sargent and eventually he sent me a pair of Alfred Sargent ‘Moore’ shoes in Antique Cherry for review. I was particularly excited about their shoes Read more