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May 6, 2016

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J.FitzPatrick Button Shoe — The Aurora — PRE-ORDER


They say that style is always revisited from time past. Well, I am unsure if they actually wore button shoes in the Victorian era but with the success of the button boot that they did wear, we couldn’t help but give it a go and try to bring back some more of that Victorian elegance to modern day society.

While the button boot was all about contrast, I thought that we would switch it up with the shoes (at least for the first season) by offering it in tonal colors but on a leather/suede combo. And even though, I am all about preaching color to the masses, I have been feeling the idea of black more and more (maybe it’s the fact that I am getting older) and decided to start with a black on black on black model. But in order to not have only one as originally planned, I am winging it with another one in blue on blue on blue (more like navy). So one “conservative” one and one a bit more fun (in color).

—- see photo-shopped versions of the navy blue below (from the black version). This will not be entirely accurate but gives you the idea of what to come —

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As I am hoping for this to be as sought after as the boots were, I decided to hold a pre-sale on this even though it won’t be available until early October (possibly sooner but no promises). But the pre-sale will only be for 9 days long. So if this interests you, please see all of the details below.

The Details:

— Price £350 at full retail — PRE-ORDER PRICE:  10% discount coming to £315 (ex VAT is £262.50). This price includes a button hook. (Great value for money huh?!)
— Two colorways: Black Calf/Black Suede/Black buttons & Navy Museum Calf/Navy Suede/Blue Buttons
— Sizes from UK5 to UK13 with half sizes between
— Arrival time to be early October
— LPB Last (soft chisel)
— Functional buttons
— Pre-sale ends Sunday the 14th at 11:59pm, Pacific Standard Time


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