Neuwertig – BESPOKE W. S. FOSTER & SON Ltd., Jermyn St. PENNY LOAFER: 46D
W. S. Foster & Son, Ltd.
83 Jermyn Street, London SW1, Telephone +44 (0)207 930 5385
Classic Penny Loafer
Bespoke – Custom Made
A privately owned company in continuous tradition for 172 years, Foster & Son is one of the oldest-established custom shoe and bootmakers in the world. With its sister company Henry Maxwell it trades today at 83 Jermyn Street opposite Fortnums. They supply boots, shoes and a wide range of riding and hunting accessories from shops in London and Paris.
Foster & Son can invest as much as 100 hours in a pair of boot or shoes. They take measurements in their shop or by arrangement at your home or office in London. The cost; £1,870 for shoes, £3600 for boots and £250 for the specially made wooden trees. Ref: http://foster.co.uk/our-products/bespoke-services/ Delivery in 4 to 6 months.
This lovely classic pair of Penny Loafers is almost entirely hand lasted, hand sewn and hand finished; it should not be confused with an an ordinary machine-made loafer; this is a fully custom/bespoke item from one of England’s greatest shoemakers.
Size Details:11E UK (12D US) (46D Continental), for the mid-width foot.
Excellent like-new original condition; perhaps worn once to try on.