Monthly Archives: November 2010

Norwegian Split Toe

Alden’s Norwegian Split Toe bluchers and boots are making a strong appearance this month, giving wingtips and Indy boots a run for their money. Context’s cordovan Tanker and Leather Soul’s forthcoming version in natural are just two examples of how … Continue reading

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Welts, Part 1

I started off this morning in bed foolishly thinking I was going to write a beautiful, comprehensive, and detailed account of every type of welt that Alden has to offer, supported by gorgeous and illustrative imagery showing perfect examples of … Continue reading

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Work Boots

The latest addition to my collection is this work boot – another custom that I helped design and I’m extremely pleased with how it turned out. When Todd and I were planning the Fall assortment for Unionmade, we knew that … Continue reading

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Natural with age

Ryan from you_have_broken_the_internet posted a great comparison shot of Horween’s natural chromexcel. On the right is a new swatch and on the left is a similar piece that he kept in his back pocket for a year. This shows that … Continue reading

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Half an Alden

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Of my design.

The day has finally arrived. I have on my feet a pair of Aldens of my design. Working for Unionmade in San Francisico for the last year has been a wonderful experience. I have gotten to be a part of … Continue reading

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