Shape : Round toe double monk-strap
Construction : Blake welted handmade in France
Shoe upper : Full grain calf leather (French origin)
Lining : Calf leather (French origin)
Sole : Cow leather (French origin)
These shoes are sold with a pair of beechwood shoe trees to retain the shape.
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Availability date: 0000-00-00
Double monk-strap shoes are said to invented by monks centuries ago, hence their names. These shoes offered more protection than there common sandals. Since then, this model went out of monasteries to enter into the gentleman wardrobe.
Crespin offers you a round-toed version of this standard. Fully made in France in the finest tradition, the full grain calf leather used for the shoe upper comes from “les tanneries du Puy”, a guarantee these shoes will last for years (if well maintained).
The Jean model is very versatile. It can be worn with a suit as with chino pants or jeans.