YANG - Unique Handcrafted Whole cut Oxford Dress Shoe w/ purple and black handpainted Patina
Backed by popular demand, YANG is now available for direct purchase.
YANG is one of two specially curated wholecut oxford designs that are bond to dazzle and trap the gaze of anyone who is fortunate enough to gaze at them.
Often considered the most formal men's shoe available, the Wholecut features closed channel lacing and is made from a single cut of leather. The sleek design and limited stitching make for an elegant and highly sought-after style. Sole units (different available) are Blake stitched to uppers.
Artisan-Hand Made Patina: The technique used to achieve this artwork is known as ‘Anticatura’, which is the Italian word for antique finishing. It is a specialty of Italian and French maestro shoemakers. Entrusted to the hands of the antique finisher, the upper part of the shoe becomes a work of art. The Anticatura method is a hand dyeing procedure of leather. It takes about 8-10 hours of work per pair to create a completely unique patina with an aged effect.
Upper Materials: purple crust patina
Lining: red calf leather
Sole: turquoise leather sole plain
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