Sutro Adventures | Mojave Desert

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Sutro Adventures | Mojave Desert

Last month, Sutro got down and dirty in the hot desert heat. Talented friends and southern California natives Taylor, Nichole, and Roxette took a drive down to the dry, barren landscape of the Mojave Desert for a full day of shooting and they decided to take Sutro along for the ride. The result: some pretty epic shots!    Taylor Stoffers (photographer) gives us an inside-look into the concept behind the shoot and gives a run down of the day: Location: El Mirage, CA "We left Los Angeles with a fully packed car full of gear, models and of course fresh pairs of...

Indochino Event

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Indochino Event

On May 4th, we attended the Perfectly Suited event hosted by INDOCHINO at their San Francisco showroom (located at 61 Post Street) for a night geared towards helping couples ensure they are perfectly fitted for their upcoming wedding. INDOCHINO, experts in Made to Measure menswear, have a variety of patterns, fabrics, and colors for men to customize the suit of their dreams. Not only do they allow you to customize online but their growing showroom locations offer men the chance to make appointments to meet with a Style Guide that helps clients through every step of the process.  Although the event...

Who is Sutro Footwear

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Who is Sutro Footwear

Sutro was started out of Shoe Biz in San Francisco. Two amazingly talented and unique individuals, Mehran and Nooshin, grew the idea of Sutro Footwear into a beautiful line of shoes that has gained an underground following for a truly loyal customer.  Sutro Footwear is named after notable 24th mayor of San Francisco, SUTRO is a new and old fashioned brand right out of San Francisco. Designed in SF, hand cut & hand stitched in Mexico, SUTRO offers a wide selection of old school, fashionable, and most importantly; functional styles for men and women. Focusing on quality & comfort, SUTRO brings you a...

Sutro Footwear x Seattle Gents Collaboration

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Sutro Footwear x Seattle Gents Collaboration

  Seattle Gents is an emerging group of menswear enthusiasts who have a passion for fashion, events, and Seattle lifestyle. They are the ultimate link to Seattle’s top male influencers and beyond. We partnered up with Seattle Gents to create this menswear lookbook and showcase the beautiful city of Seattle, WA, and to give you some outfit inspiration on what to wear with your Sutros.   Meet the Gents   "I'm excited to play with a grey shoe; there is a sold balance of what I can do with it. From dark jeans with an earthy toned top, think blazer...

Sutro Shoe Sustainability

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Sutro Shoe Sustainability

In a time of increasing environmental awareness, the decision between looking good and being eco-conscious can be difficult. At Sutro Footwear, we put our best foot forward in making that dilemma easier for you.  The term "Full Grain" is used to label the portion of the hide that is considered to be the best and highest quality leather. The full grain leathers are also biodegradable, which aids in our strive towards creating a product with sustainability in mind. Each natural blemish and inherent imperfection during the natural life of the animal are visible in the hides we use and are...

Sutro Showcase | Sea Gems By Em

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Sutro Showcase | Sea Gems By Em

As designers and manufacturers of handcrafted footwear, we have all hands on deck when it comes to creating our products. The handcrafted nature of our products is what allows us to explore new materials, designs, and concepts for footwear. It is the same approach that many talented individuals take when creating their own pieces of art. This week, we decided to showcase a long-time customer and friend, Emily Burton, who creates beautiful handcrafted jewelry from sea glass she collects up off the shores of California.   Q: How did you start collecting sea glass? A: I started collecting sea glass as a...

3 Ways to Wear Your Honey Boots

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3 Ways to Wear Your Honey Boots

Our honey boots look fantastic with almost anything; you can wear honey boots with jeans, flannel, corduroy, tweed, worsted. The list goes on. Unlike any other color in our collection, our honey boots come in a huge variety of natural tones and shades which allows you to create a unique boot collection. Below are a few useful tips for how to wear your honey boots. 1. Add color to formal or business attire Brown or Honey-toned shoes are great to wear for business or formal attire because it is a funkier, more bold alternative to the classic black dress shoe....

All About Alder

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All About Alder

Alder vs Alder II Of all the questions we get asked by customers, one of the most frequent of all is, "What is the difference between Alder and Alder ll?" We'd like to highlight the key differences between one of our most popular styles, the Alder. Four Main ComponentsThe main differences between our Alder and Alder ll can be found within four main components of the shoes: the stitching, the laces, the sole, and the welt.StitchingThe toe cap stitching difference between Alder and Alder ll are slight, but significant. The original Alder has a seamless folded-over cap toe, while the  Alder ll has a...

Sutro Footwear Women's Fall Collection 2019

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Sutro Footwear Women's Fall Collection 2019

Sutro Footwear Women's Fall Collection 2019 This Fall, our women's collection is getting an upgrade. Our classic bestsellers, Palm, Kearny, Colin, and Sharon will be making a comeback, just with different names and an updated design that you will love.  At a glance, the key main upgrades are: Goodyear welt construction Heritage look Roomier feel inside the shoe Half-inch rubber insert for more traction thicker, fuller leather sole and heels Upgraded insoles to to Prone Thicker, beefier leather and leather lining With all these changes happening, we are still maintaining the natural tanning process and are working with the same...

Leather Shoe Care Tips: How To Take Care of Your Leather Shoes

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Leather Shoe Care Tips: How To Take Care of Your Leather Shoes
Are you looking for leather shoe care tips? Here you will find the best tips
to keep the leather shoes in good condition. With time, leather can be
faded and cracked, but with a little care, you can give a new life to leather
shoes.
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