Double Stitchdown Marine

Double Stitchdown

Marine

$540.00

  • 13 / 60 LEFT
  • RELEASE 10 Dec '13
  • CUTTING 30 Dec '13
  • SHIPPING 05 Feb '14

THE DOUBLE STITCHDOWN IS A LUXURY HANDMADE VERSION OF A CLASSIC DESERT BOOT. THE RE-INTRODUCTION OF THIS FEIT CLASSIC STYLE FEATURES A SLIM TOE-LINE SILHOUETTE / RAW EDGES / VIBRAM MOREFLEX OUTSOLE

EACH PAIR INCLUDES BOTH SQUARE LEATHER AND COTTON LACES /

CONSTRUCTION

THE HAND SEWN DOUBLE STITCHDOWN IS BUILT BY HAND FROM START TO FINISH BY ONE MASTER CRAFTSMAN USING AN ADVANCED GOODYEAR CONSTRUCTION TECHNIQUE THAT PRODUCES A SUPERIOR SHOE /

THE UPPER OF THE SHOE IS MADE FROM A SINGLE PIECE OF UNLINED CALFSKIN LEATHER WITH JUST ONE STITCH AT THE HEEL AND A GUSSETED TONGUE MAKING THE SHOE WATERPROOF / LEATHER IS LEFT ON THE LAST FOR 10 DAYS WHERE LIGHT STEAM AND HUMIDITY ARE USED TO TIGHTEN THE LEATHER / ENSURING SHAPE AND FIT / THE SINGLE PIECE UPPER IS DOUBLE STITCHED ONTO THE  SOLE / RESULTING IN A UNIQUE WIDE  SILHOUETTE / BUFFALO LEATHER IS USED FOR THE FOOTBED /

THE LEATHER IS DYED WITH NATURAL PIGMENTS SO THAT THE HIDE RETAINS ITS NATURAL STATE AND AGES RICHLY OVER TIME / THE SUPERIOR CONSTRUCTION TECHNIQUE AND USE OF NATURAL MATERIALS ENSURE THAT THE SHOE BREATHES AND DOES NOT RETAIN SWEAT OR ODOR /

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