four different azure tones of soft and velvety nubuck leather and hand-sewn
with the finest craftsmanship, the "Ross Island" Jib Shadow boat shoe moccasins
are engineered to be timeless pieces of nautical footwear.
This pair of long-lasting, low cut, intrepid shoes are
named for a tiny island off the central coast of Maine—an island whose rocky
coastline resembles the unique pattern forms of Nubuck leather used to make
this shoe's collar. It calls to mind the rugged, but playful patchwork of
materials—from mended flags to homemade lobster buoys—and the yankee ingenuity
that keeps them together that are such a big part of life on the coast of
Born from the discovery
of an historic original design retrieved from the storied Sebago archives in
Maine, and following the traditionally made pattern, this classic boat shoe
features a snug leather sock lining, 360° rawhide lace system, and as
mentioned, a collar made with a peculiar combination of smaller leather cuts.
Not to mention the non-marking, anti-slip, siped rubber soles that offer a
reliable grip in all weather conditions.