Y'2LEATHER is world renowned for its extensive selection of indigo-dyed horsehide leather goods, here is the latest low cut service shoes. Oxford shoes using the original leather Y'2 Leather developed with a master-tanner in Himeji, Hyogo Prefecture, Japan's leading destination for high-end master-tanned leather.
The Oxford low-cut style is Based on the "service shoes" that were supplied to the US military in 1940's. Like the work boots, the toe height is slightly lower and it is not rounded, so it was expressed to give the appeal of dress shoes.
Similar to G Jean Jacket series, the stitch is made of thick, orange-colored yarn instead of the same color.
The indigo horsehide is also thick, but comes standard with a "horsehide leather lining" so that you can wear it for a long time.
The manufacturing method is "Goodyear Welt" and the sole is "CAT'S PAW".The toe side uses a "Vibram" sole.
Indigo Horse - Made from European horsehide that the vegetable tanned. Normally NDIGO dye does not adhere to leather. Through the trial and error of Tanner over many years, we succeeded in successfully attaching INDIGO. The Y'2 LEATHER product was released once in 2012, but it has been revived with the cooperation of many requests and tanner. It is rare in INDIGO, but it is reproduced in HORSE HIDE. There is some discoloration, but I would like you to experience INDIGO. Thickness around 1.3mm.
Established in Osaka, 1998, Y'2 Leather specializes in raw leather products. The brand carefully puts high attention in every single field of selection, including material, cutting, sewing, and finishing. About 40 years involved in leather industry, Y'2 Leather takes a lot of commitment and dedication to source from and to work one-on-one in cooperation with the best tanneries for superior quality and results.Y'2 Leather's greatest strengths are their creativity for high-end design and most importantly their skilled master craftsmen.
• Vibram Sole
• Comes with a dedicated BOX.
• Master-made in Japan
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