Last No. 360
Produced in February 2006. Last 360 is a Main Collection last, with a more exaggerated round toe. Often regarded as a ‘younger’ version of 341, 360 is the most elegant of the round toe lasts available. With a relatively compact collection of formal business styles on offer, 360 lends itself to the smarter end of business wear.
Derby shoes are possibly the most versatile of all shoe styles, bridging the gap between smart and smart casual wear with ease. A Brogue Derby is easily the most recognisable variation, made popular with the introduction of the full country Brogue which was developed for practical uses in the fields. The sequence of operations for constructing a Derby, differs to an Oxford. Inside and outside Quarters are stitched to a tab point either side of the vamp and the tongue is cut as part of the vamp and is not a separate component. Often referred to as ‘Open Lacing’.