I used to think everyone was over this no brown in town nonsense. Apparently I was wrong.
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.