The Goodyear-welted Wholecut is distinguished by its pure, straightforward design, which is entirely without decoration. Manufactured from a single piece of leather, this famous lace-up is undoubtedly a masterpiece of the shoemaking craft. No. 521 is coated with a glossy finish, the crowning glory of this already elegant men’s shoe.
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.
The entire upper has been crafted from just one piece of leather in an extremely intricate process. The wholecut with the typical closed lacing takes the purist grace of the oxford to the extreme.