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Loake Shoes: In the Making

Ever wondered how a pair of the finest gentlemen’s shoes are made? We visited the Loake factory in Kettering to learn more about the art of shoemaking and bring you a glimpse of behind the scenes. Set up in 1880 by the three Loake brothers – John, Thomas and William – the Loake association with fine, handmade shoes continues today with the fifth generatio[...]