Gentlemens Shoes 101 – The Slip-on

The slip-on, or the loafer, is an innovation in gentlemens shoes from '30s Norway. They are a laceless shoe that is based on the basic moccasin construction. Originally worn by Norwegian farmers, the slip-on was promoted in the United States by shoemakers, including Maine bootmaker G.H. Bass, who sold them as 'Weejuns' adding the distinctive …

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Tim Little and Gentlemens Shoes

If there is one area a gentleman looks to splash out is it his footwear. This is not news, yet I find it a revelation to many men when I first bring the subject up. Your footwear, whether you like it or not, speaks volumes about who you are, or at least how people perceive …