In the US, full-brogues are called “longwing brogues” if they feature a heart-shaped cut-out wing cap extending to the heel. While longwing brogues are known for their opulent broguing, No. 353 is relatively subdued in terms of decorative perforation.
The supreme discipline of shoe manufacturing. In an elaborate process, the upper and outsole are sewn together using a thin strip of leather. This makes the shoes extremely stable, durable, dimensionally stable and extremely easy to repair.
Probably the most elegant men's shoe model in the world. Provided with the characteristic closed lacing, the Oxford is the shoe classic for the upscale occasion.