volta - navy polished leather men derby wing brogue
Norwegian welt rubber sole
This sole is ideal for those who want a shoe for autumn and winter weather; “Eva” technology sole makes this shoe lightweight, while the bottom design called “clipper” is in perfect climber style, adheres on every surface.
The so called “sbizzettato” Norwegian welt completes the style, combining technological innovation on a perfect vintage style..
VOLTA - Full brogue Derby
is dedicated to Alessandro Volta (1745 – 1827) - Como
He was an Italian physicist, best known for inventing the first ever electric generator, the battery, and for discovering methane. In 1792 he began extensive investigations into "animal electricity", the most modern theory on which came from Luigi Galvani, leading Volta himself to give it the name of galvanism.
However it was disagreement with Galvani that led to his 1800 development of the so-called "voltaic battery", a forerunner of the electric battery, which produced a steady electric current. All the technology we use today is powered by electric current; without Alessandro Volta's insights, the world would be very different from how we know it today.
He embodies a versatile full brogue derby, the perfect compromise between formal and informal, tempering classic shoes seriousness. In fact it can be worn even under rolled up jeans.
Alessandro takes us for a stroll among Como's streets, cities where he is born and has lived in.
MEASURE YOUR DIS SIZE
Measure your DIS size as it could differ from your usual size. Just follow our easy steps!
STEP 1 Place your foot on a paper, heel to the wall.
STEP 2 Using a pencil, as shown in the picture, trace a straight line at the end of the toe.
STEP 3 With a measuring tape check both your feet and choose the longest size, then write it in our converter and get your DIS size.
PERSONAL INSCRIPTION - €25
Go one step further and add an inscription to your shoes. A name, your monogram or a special date will make them unique, 100% designed by you!
To add your own personal inscription to your shoes, select it on your CART at the checkout.
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