Shoe related

D01 – A soft square shoe last is a shoe mold that features a slightly squared-off toe box with a softer, rounded appearance. It combines the sleekness of a square toe with increased comfort due to the extra room in the toe area. This design can be found in various footwear types and is favored by those who want a modern, stylish look without sacrificing foot comfort.

D02 – A classic round toe penny loafer last is a shoe mold specifically designed for penny loafers, a timeless and versatile footwear style. This last features a rounded toe shape, providing a traditional and refined look. The round toe allows for ample space and comfort for the toes. The penny loafer last ensures a proper fit and showcases the iconic design elements of this popular and enduring shoe style.

D03 – A short tongue last refers to a shoe mold where the tongue, the flap of material that covers the instep of the foot, is shorter in length compared to traditional shoe lasts. This design feature allows for easier slip-on and off of the shoe, as well as a more streamlined appearance. Short tongue lasts are often found in loafers, slip-on shoes, and other styles where convenience and simplicity are prioritized.

D06 – A round toe last is a shoe mold that has a circular or curved shape in the toe area. It provides a more traditional and classic look compared to other toe shapes. The rounded design allows for ample space and comfort for the toes. Round toe lasts are commonly used in various shoe styles, from casual to formal, appealing to those who prefer a timeless and comfortable fit.

Here at Whyandco, our last are developed and curated by our team. Our sizing does not conform to generic international footwear sizes. We highly encourage our clients to view our Size Chart and follow the steps to find your Whyandco Size.

Our leather is sourced from France and Holland, known for their rich heritage in producing high-quality leather. We take pride in using organically sourced leather, ensuring the utmost attention to quality and sustainability. This organic approach guarantees that the leather is free from harmful chemicals and promotes environmental responsibility. With this premium leather, we create products that exude luxury, durability, and a commitment to both craftsmanship and ethical practices.

Our shoes are meticulously crafted through an individual hand patina and shining process, making each pair truly one-of-a-kind. Skilled artisans devote their expertise to create unique finishes, ensuring no two shoes are identical. This meticulous attention to detail enhances the character and uniqueness of each shoe, showcasing exquisite variations in color and shine. With this artisanal approach, we offer you a footwear experience that is truly exceptional, embracing the artistry of handmade craftsmanship.

Here at Whyandco, every shoe purchase with us entails a complimentary basic restoration which can be redeemed within a period of TWO Month from the date of purchase. 

The complimentary service does require an appointment for drop-off. Please visit our Appointments page for more information. 

Whyandco provides a full range of shoe care and maintenance services. These services are administered in-house by our craftmen. Please visit our Services page for more information. 

Socks related

The light knit can be worn all year and is an indispensable complement to both elegant and casual dressing. Our rib-knit is finished with an English cuff, which is thin but highly resistant and allows the feet to breathe. Thanks to hand linking, the toe seam is imperceptible.

Our socks are designed with meticulous attention to detail, offering a range of sizes to ensure a perfect fit. The combination of high-quality materials and advanced weaving techniques ensures that our socks maintain their shape, resisting wear and stretching over time. Crafted with durability in mind, our socks provide long-lasting comfort and support. With this commitment to both fit and quality, we offer you socks that will keep your feet comfortable and stylish throughout the day.

Our range of socks also comes in Mid Calf & Knee High lengths.

Cotton – Made from 100 % Egyptian Cotton, a material renowned for its exceptional quality. Known for its long fibers, this cotton variety provides unmatched softness, breathability, and durability. The luxurious feel against your skin and the moisture-wicking properties ensure all-day comfort. 

Merino Wool  -100% temperature-regulating and breathable Merino Wool, providing warm comfort and unique color intensity. With an elegant and brilliant look, these socks feature a non-shrink treatment for long-lasting durability. Offering a perfect fit and length options, they combine luxurious comfort, style, and practicality for an exceptional sock-wearing experience.

Cashmere-Silk – Made from a blend of 70% Cashmere and 30% Silk, ensuring an elegant and brilliant look. With a warm and silky comfort, they provide unique color intensity. Offering a perfect fit, these socks exhibit high softness and breathability. Experience the luxurious combination of Cashmere and Silk, elevating your sock game to new heights of style and indulgence.

When it comes to our socks, we prioritize the use of high-quality materials to ensure vibrant and true colors. By selecting premium materials, we ensure that the dyes adhere well to the fabric, resulting in rich and long-lasting coloration. The quality of the materials used plays a significant role in maintaining the vibrancy of the colors over time, giving our socks a visually striking appearance that lasts wash after wash.

Cotton, Wool & Cashmere-Silk, it is recommended to wash them by hand or machine (cold or 30°) using mild soap on a delicate cycle. Remember to wash the socks inside out. It is strongly discouraged to dry and iron them, and instead, flat-drying is recommended. Additionally, it is advised to avoid exposing the socks to direct sunlight.