Solid Footing

  • Photograph by Ted Morrison
    Clockwise from top left: J.M. Weston Medallion lace-up, $770 (212.535.2100); Edward Green dark-oak double monk-strap, $1,135 at Leffot (212.989.4577, www.leffot.com); Berluti Marcello loafer, $1,300 (212.439.6400, www.berluti.com). Photograph by Ted Morrison
  • Photograph by Ted Morrison
    J.M. Weston penny loafer, $795 at Leffot (212.989.4577, www.leffot.com); Salvatore Ferragamo lizard Belgium loafer, price upon request (212.759.3822) Photograph by Ted Morrison
  • Photograph by Ted Morrison
    Berluti monk-strap, $1,500 (212.439.6400, www.berluti.com) Photograph by Ted Morrison
  • Photograph by Ted Morrison
    Silvano Lattanzi cap-toe Asquit, $5,300 (212.734.2962); Gaziano & Girling oxford, $1,075, and Church’s wing tip, $695, both at Leffot. Photograph by Ted Morrison
  • Photograph by Ted Morrison
    Salvatore Ferragamo brown lace-up shoes with perforated detailing, $670 (212.759.3822) Photograph by Ted Morrison
  • Photograph by Ted Morrison
    Pierre Corthay oxford, $1,185, and monk-strap, $1,185, both at Leffot (212.989.4577, www.leffot.com) Photograph by Ted Morrison
  • Photograph by Ted Morrison
    John Lobb monk-strap, $1,660 (212.888.9797, www.johnlobb.com) Photograph by Ted Morrison
  • Photograph by Ted Morrison
    Silvano Lattanzi antiqued-leather Samuel shoe, $5,300 (212.734.2962) Photograph by Ted Morrison
  • Photograph by Ted Morrison
  • Photograph by Ted Morrison
  • Photograph by Ted Morrison
  • Photograph by Ted Morrison
  • Photograph by Ted Morrison
  • Photograph by Ted Morrison
  • Photograph by Ted Morrison
  • Photograph by Ted Morrison

The impeccably crafted shoes featured on these pages combine lean, sculpted silhouettes; captivating finishes; and subtle yet defining accents, which range from leather-wrapped shoelace tips to perforated details in a variety of striking shapes.

The boots are crafted through a 144-step process that extends over a five-day period…
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