The Oxford is the most recognisable English classic with its timeless design. It is the most popular dress shoe of the modern gentleman, a must have in any men’s wardrobe. The design of the Oxford is equipped with closed lacing, for a discreet and formal look.
It is important to regular maintain your shoes to ensure there longevity. Before applying any products make sure to clean your shoes using a humidiﬁed sponge or cloth, then let them dry.
Once dry, use a conditioning cream to hydrate the leather, which will bring back its suppleness and shine. Use a cloth to apply the cream, then wait 10 to 20 minutes before bufﬁng with a soft cloth.
If you want to give your patina an extra shine you can apply a good quality wax polish. Use a cotton rag twisted around your ﬁngers to apply the wax, then remove the excess with a soft brush. The wax adds a small degree of protection against water and dirt.
HOW TO STYLE
The Oxford is part of the collection of footwear style that every discerning gentleman should have in his wardrobe. The classic dress shoe is perfect for any formal occasion from black tie to office wear.
CONSTRUCTION & LEATHER
The Cordoba is available in four different models: cognac calf, dark brown calf, black calf and suede brown. The calf is the finest selection of leather from a French tannery. As for the suede, it was handpicked in Italy to only select un-split skins, ensuring the durability of the suede.
The Cordoba is Goodyear welted by our expert craftsman, just like all Casa Fagliano shoe, and finished with a bark tanned leather sole. Our leather soles are hand-stained and waxed to protect from the elements, they are endowed with a “gentleman’s corner” to prevent your heel from getting caught in your trousers cuffs.
The Balmoral oxford has five blind eyelets intertwined with waxed cotton laces. The elegant details of the dress shoes use twin rows of stitching for a hint of texture.