Loafer with Cortina Sole


Yuketen’s Loafer with Cortina Sole marries the beloved Vibram Cortina sole with an elegant yet robust moccasin loafer upper. 

Each pair of Yuketen’s American-made genuine moccasin-construction footwear is hand-sewn by leather artisans in the northeastern United States who have mastered their craft through decades of experience. The upper is hand-punched and handsewn with awl, needle, and thread on Yuketen's proprietary last from multiple pieces of leather in order to ensure reinforcement and an integumentary fit. Lovely hand-sewn details include the skin-stitched saddle, overcast, plug and heel. Yuketen’s signature pinked collar and backstay round out the silhouette with Yuketen flair.

Although the Loafer with Cortina Sole is one of Yuketen’s lower-profile silhouettes, it still enjoys the structural benefits of a vegetable-tanned leather tuck and steel shank. These components form a stable bridge along the arch of the foot, distributing weight more evenly across the footbed for increased comfort. The shoe’s upper sits atop a full vegetable-tanned leather midsole and the classic Vibram Christy sole, allowing the shoes to be resoled for years of prolonged wear.

  • Genuine moccasin construction
  • Hand-sewn plug, overcast and heel
  • Made in the U.S.A.
  • Available in: HW Black, HW Tan 3, Patent Black
  • Available with: Vibram Cortina Sole

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