Loake is a family business that has been making traditional English shoes since 1880. Renowned for the Goodyear welted construction of their shoes, each of which takes eight weeks, using the very finest and highest quality materials. It is estimated that since the start of production, Loake have made over 50 million pairs of these elegant and hardwearing shoes. In 2007, Loake was granted a Royal Warrant of Appointment to HM The Queen. These premium calf double monk shoes now come in a luxurious suede to compliment soft winter fabrics and be- as all sophisticated shoes are- the base and the basis of any good outfit. With elastic affixed straps, these double monks are certain to supply immediate comfort straight out of the box, and if well cared for will more than prove the Loake reputation for quality and craftsmanship. Leather insoles, Goodyear welted leather soles, fully leather lined, F fitting, in Polo Suede half sizes 7-11 and 12.