Long evenings at home and snow outside, as well as the year coming to an end put me in a bit of a melancholic and reflective mood. So I hope you’ll bear with me for this episode of navel-gazing.
You hear over and over again that Goodyear Welted shoe construction is handmade, and that stitched construction is superior to cemented one. GYW shoes will last generations, cemented will split in moments. Let’s get it out of the way now: Goodyear Welted is, in most cases, a cemented construction. Yeah, really.