Archive for January, 2013


Roman ivory sandaled foot ; Date: ca. 31 B.C.–A.D. 14 ;The Metropolitan Museum of Art;

My Father once said to me ‘I am too poor to buy cheap shoes’ and taking his advice to heart I now have a closet full of shoes. I have a passion for shoes and probably my favourite are the first pair I had made by George Cleverley about thirty years ago and they are still going strong. They are black punched oxfords. It is well known that women always notice men’s shoes, so if you want to make a good impression…“ 

 Jeremy Hackett