Article Number 69147
One Shoe for All Occasions. Literally.
Schuh-Bertl manufacturers our Haferl in manually done craftsmanship and with the medium, that is, Allgäu lacing accordingly to the historical model. The 3.5 to 4 mm thick Russia leather comes from the only tannery in Germany that can process leather in this thickness (with a fat content of 20 to 30 percent). Stretching leather that thick over the extremely asymmetrical lasts without causing creases is an art in itself.
As is traditional for Haferls, the shoe is unlined, because the lining would constitute a weak point and because the smooth grain side of the leather faces the inside of the shoe and the rough, insensitive flesh side faces outside, so it doesn’t really need one. The only exception is the double stitching at the heel, the necessary seam to assemble the shank from one piece of Russia leather – this seam is lined.
This ode to the shoemaker‘s art can literally be worn the entire year. The Haferl needs no care and will last for many years.
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