INSPIREd by eleven GREAT cities,  HERMES + JOHN LOBB gives BESPOKE  a CITY personality with SPIRITs of CAPITALS, by brigitte segura…     For  the ‘made to measure’ MAN with everything, [11] teams around the world collaborated with John Lobb in creating 2 styles that represent their city’s unique facets,  bringing a MODERN personality to LUXURY in the SPIRITs of CAPITALS.   Our FDM selection of FAB cities include  Paris + New York Richelieu + MOSCOW + LONDON botillon + DUBAI sandals…

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the DETAILS of HOW: The bespoke journey begins with a series of measurements taken by the Master Lastmaker, as well as the details or ‘design’ customized for the client, including style, leather, toe shape and sole as well as the detailing.    First, an original wooden last is carved by hand [for the 1st-timer] then a prototype to fit and adjust details, and finally, a 3rd appointment for the finished John Lobbs… the timing:  3 months + for last [which can be stored for later use] and another 4-6 months or so for the final product.    Only at select HERMES + JOHN LOBB .