Loake make fine mens shoes and five generations and more than 130 years later, the Loake association with fine, handmade shoes lives on. The Goodyear welted construction for which Loake is renowned is an intricate process with origins going back over 300 years. Only the very highest quality materials are used. Each pair takes eight weeks to make and they believe there is no finer way to make a gentleman's shoe. A favourite with discerning customers worldwide Loake mens shoes are some of the most handsome, comfortable and durable shoes you can buy.