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Sophia ladies hybrid-soled loafers

$203.00
(approx £160.01)

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Upper Calf Leather  
Lining Full Leather help

Lining

The Lining is the material used on the inside of the shoes which rests against the foot during wear.

Full Leather lining
This is regarded as the best finish to have, the complete interior of the shoe is lined with leather which gives comfort & absorbs the moisture given off from the foot during wear.

1/2 Leather lining
The fore part of the shoe has a cotton or linen lining & from the waist of the shoe back to the heel is leather.

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Sole Blake-Stitched Rubber Sole help

Soles and Heels

The Lining is the material used on the inside of the shoes which rests against the foot during wear.

Full Leather lining
This is regarded as the best finish to have, the complete interior of the shoe is lined with leather which gives comfort & absorbs the moisture given off from the foot during wear.

1/2 Leather lining
The fore part of the shoe has a cotton or linen lining & from the waist of the shoe back to the heel is leather.

close
Heel Rubber Heel help

Soles and Heels

Goodyear welted leather sole
This is what Northampton manufactures are traditionally known for. The sole is stitched to a welt which means the shoe gives great comfort & excellent shape retention.
Welted Rubber soles
This is similar to the “Goodyear welted Leather sole” construction except the sole material is Rubber giving harder wear & better water resistant properties.
Leather Sole Rubber Fore Part
This gives all the benefits of a leather sole but the added flexibility & durability of a rubber fore part.
Cemented Leather Sole
A construction using specialised adhesives in place of stitched welts to bond the upper to the sole. This gives lightness in weight & appearance that the welted construction cannot.
Moccasin Construction
This provides a very light flexible & comfortable shoe. A bag of Leather is formed by Hand stitching an apron & the sole is then stitched or glued to the upper.

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Origin Italy help

Origin

What does origin mean?

The products on this website are made in various countries. The origin will tell you where the shoes were made.

Why is it important?

Where a shoe is made will tell you a lot about the quality and price you should expect to pay

UK

The best craftsmanship and quality welted shoes you can buy, for example Herring Premier, Church's, Cheaney come from the UK

Italy

The best place to get handmade moccasins made for Herring shoes

Portugal

Superb craftsmanship and quality at a very keen price, for example Herring Casual

EC

Superb craftsmanship and quality from anywhere in the European Community, for example some Loake shoes

Imported

Superb value range shoes usually made in India, for example some Loake shoes (L1) and some Herring Casual

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Category Herring Ladies
Weight A pair of these shoes in size 6 weighs 674g

Herring Sophia is a light, flexilbe loafer made with care, by hand, in Italy using the finest calf leathers and sacchetto construction. The standout feature of this shoe, has to be the supple leather. It feels more like glove leather, it has been so carefully tanned, and the sacchetto construction allows the shoe to flex more than you would expect. This is a very complex process - it is like creating a bag inside the shoe - that only the best footwear makers can achieve. The sole is half-leather and half-rubber to give you some of the breathability and lightness of leather, combined with the durability and water resistance of rubber and is blake stitched to the upper. The heel provides a 20mm lift.

Delivery

Standard delivery to the United States is £30. Lower rates may apply for orders of small items - check your basket for details.

The above price is a guide. Exact shipping costs will be displayed at checkout. Non-standard delivery options may vary in cost.

Standard delivery and returns are always free for members of our Cordwainer Club.

Delivery times vary from country to country but are usually 2 days for Europe and the US, and between 2 to 6 days elsewhere. You will be given a delivery estimate at time of checkout.

Please visit our FAQ page for more details

If we need to order in a product for you, there may be an extra delay to allow for ordering from the manufacturer.

Returns

Please visit our returns page for more details.

Size chart

Shoes that are made to fit the same size foot will vary in physical size due to differences in last (shoe) shapes. For this reason we cannot measure shoes to fit your feet.

This is a size guide based on our experiences working with customers from all over the world. Although we are confident of it's accuracy, there can be anomalies and for this reason we cannot guarantee the conversion will always be correct.

Find your usual shoe size in these columnsSize to buy
US LADIES' SHOESEU LADIES' SHOESHERRING UK LADIES SHOES
4.035.02
4.535.52.5
5.036.03
5.536.53.5
6.037.04
6.537.54.5
7.038.05
7.538.55.5
8.039.06
8.539.56.5
9.040.07
9.541.07.5
10.042.08
10.542.58.5
11.043.09
12.043.510
11.544.09.5

Please note that D is the normal width fitting for ladies' shoes. if you do not usually buy wider fitting shoes and you don’t struggle buying off the shelf shoes that fit you, please order D fitting.


Customer comment:

quote_leftHello there, My name is Karl, and I just wanted to let you know about how wonderful my experience has been with Herring shoes and specifically the wonderful gentleman who helped me out. You have earned my absolute loyalty for all future high quality shoe purchases. I couldn't be more pleased with my experience! quote_right
Mr K M-G, UNITED STATES

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Upper Calf Leather  
Lining Full Leather help

Lining

The Lining is the material used on the inside of the shoes which rests against the foot during wear.

Full Leather lining
This is regarded as the best finish to have, the complete interior of the shoe is lined with leather which gives comfort & absorbs the moisture given off from the foot during wear.

1/2 Leather lining
The fore part of the shoe has a cotton or linen lining & from the waist of the shoe back to the heel is leather.

close
Sole Blake-Stitched Rubber Sole help

Soles and Heels

The Lining is the material used on the inside of the shoes which rests against the foot during wear.

Full Leather lining
This is regarded as the best finish to have, the complete interior of the shoe is lined with leather which gives comfort & absorbs the moisture given off from the foot during wear.

1/2 Leather lining
The fore part of the shoe has a cotton or linen lining & from the waist of the shoe back to the heel is leather.

close
Heel Rubber Heel help

Soles and Heels

Goodyear welted leather sole
This is what Northampton manufactures are traditionally known for. The sole is stitched to a welt which means the shoe gives great comfort & excellent shape retention.
Welted Rubber soles
This is similar to the “Goodyear welted Leather sole” construction except the sole material is Rubber giving harder wear & better water resistant properties.
Leather Sole Rubber Fore Part
This gives all the benefits of a leather sole but the added flexibility & durability of a rubber fore part.
Cemented Leather Sole
A construction using specialised adhesives in place of stitched welts to bond the upper to the sole. This gives lightness in weight & appearance that the welted construction cannot.
Moccasin Construction
This provides a very light flexible & comfortable shoe. A bag of Leather is formed by Hand stitching an apron & the sole is then stitched or glued to the upper.

close
Origin Italy help

Origin

What does origin mean?

The products on this website are made in various countries. The origin will tell you where the shoes were made.

Why is it important?

Where a shoe is made will tell you a lot about the quality and price you should expect to pay

UK

The best craftsmanship and quality welted shoes you can buy, for example Herring Premier, Church's, Cheaney come from the UK

Italy

The best place to get handmade moccasins made for Herring shoes

Portugal

Superb craftsmanship and quality at a very keen price, for example Herring Casual

EC

Superb craftsmanship and quality from anywhere in the European Community, for example some Loake shoes

Imported

Superb value range shoes usually made in India, for example some Loake shoes (L1) and some Herring Casual

close
Category Herring Ladies
Weight A pair of these shoes in size 6 weighs 674g

Herring Sophia is a light, flexilbe loafer made with care, by hand, in Italy using the finest calf leathers and sacchetto construction. The standout feature of this shoe, has to be the supple leather. It feels more like glove leather, it has been so carefully tanned, and the sacchetto construction allows the shoe to flex more than you would expect. This is a very complex process - it is like creating a bag inside the shoe - that only the best footwear makers can achieve. The sole is half-leather and half-rubber to give you some of the breathability and lightness of leather, combined with the durability and water resistance of rubber and is blake stitched to the upper. The heel provides a 20mm lift.

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