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What makes a shoe desirable?

Power to the people! We hit the streets to ask some fashion industry types to name their favourite shoe. And when we say shoe, we might actually mean slippers - the ultimate in luxury footwear for the discerning gent. Just don’t wear them to work.

James Brackenbury 

James Brackenbury ()


International Sales Manager at Concrete Studio

Favourite shoe is Gucci fur lined slippers, currently scheming on a pair but trying not to spend £600 on them

Gucci fur-lined slippers ()


£690 Gucci

Sunny Patel 

Sunny Patel ()


Wholesale and buyer at axel Arigato

Favourite sneakers is chukka suede axel Arigato 

Chukka suede axel Arigato ()


€175 Axel Arigato

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