Strand Cordovan Cap-toe Oxfords

$650.00
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Strand Cordovan Cap-toe Oxfords

$650.00

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Item# SF1645
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Strand Cordovan Cap-toe Oxfords

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  • Lace-up oxford dress shoes
  • Cap-toe balmoral with perforated brogue styling
  • Lined Genuine Shell Cordovan upper made with Genuine Horween® Shell Cordovan
  • Part of the Timeless Classics Collection and Cordovan Collection of premium men's shoes
  • Single Rendenbach leather sole and combination heel
  • 360 degree Goodyear welted construction - 212 steps of Craftsmanship
  • Manufactured on the welted 65 Last - All about Lasts
  • This shoe is recraftable - Recrafting Service
  • Proudly made in the USA of fine imported leathers at our Port Washington, Wisconsin factory

Overview

The Strand is Allen Edmonds CEO & President Paul Grangaard's favorite style! The relationship began in the early 1980s when, as a newly-minted banker eager for overseas experience, he had the good fortune of being transferred to Frankfurt, Germany. Given his age, inexperience and the language challenge inherent in the job, he was looking for a "credibility-enhancer" and some needed gravitas. So he bought his first pair of this distinctly American version of the classic senior executive's captoe brogue. When he became head of Allen Edmonds in 2008, Paul made sure they were one of the first styles reintroduced in the Timeless Classics Collection. Built on the 5-Last, these balmorals are full of personality, thanks to an array of impressive perforations plus a striking medallion on the cap toe. Perfectly complementing its design elements is this model's orderly and architectural form, which effortlessly conveys an air of achievement as well as refined elegance. This means, just as it did for Paul, that when you put on a pair of Strands, you'll elevate your game at the same time.

Product Care

Allen Edmonds Shoe Care

Cordovan leather requires different care than calfskin due to its different properties. To remove any natural oils or residue in areas where the shoe flexes, and to maintain the leather's quality, simply brush the leather with a horsehair shine brush or wipe with a cotton flannel polishing cloth. Polish occasionally with Allen Edmonds Cordovan Care Cream to protect the leather and maintain its rich color.

This shoe style is manufactured with Genuine Horween® Shell Cordovan. Click here to watch a video about the special care that goes into making Shell Cordovan, and learn about the long relationship between Allen Edmonds and Horween.

Further details and videos are available on our Caring for Your Shoes page.

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Rated 4.7 out of 5 by 748 reviewers.
Rated 3 out of 5 by Feels like a bulge on the bottom of my feet because of the way the inside was designed and the front seems a little to tight so it's very uncomfortabl Feels like a bulge on the bottom ball of my feet because of the way the bottom is designed and it's not comfortable at all also the front is to tight October 29, 2016
Rated 5 out of 5 by Handsome shoe and the Oxblood color is stunning. The Strand is a classic shoe. I recently picked up a pair in Oxblood. The color is stunning: rich and multidimensional. I have a well-worn pair of McCallisters in Merlot but I like the look of these even better. Even my wife, who thinks AE shoes are stodgy (what do women know!), called these shoes "cute" this morning. I'm giving serious thought to picking up another pair in Brown Shell Cordovan, even though they're expensive. October 26, 2016
Rated 3 out of 5 by Very bad quality control in my experience- Are they seconds? The finish and fit were perfect, except that the left shoe is noticeably different than the right shoe around the ankle. The upper around the ankle was cut about a centimeter taller on the left shoe than the right. This caused the shoe leather to gouge and rub on underside of the left outside ankle bone. Very uncomfortable and no way this would every break in to be comfortable. Sent them back and waiting for exchange now. Ordered some Navy Strandmocs about the same time. On these, the uppers on the two shoes were not aligned the same. The vertical heel seam on left shoe isn't centered on the heel and the upper on the right shoe is angled toward the outside of the shoe (laces on two shoes point different directions, weird), which causes the unlined leather inside to rub on the outside right toe. Sent those back too. Seriously disappointed in the quality of my first two pairs of AE. Hopefully, the exchange pairs will be perfect and I will continue to be a customer. If so, I will definitely write a redeeming review but I can't be even remotely satisfied so far. October 18, 2016
Rated 2 out of 5 by The product had not gone through quality control So...recently became crazy about AE shoes. Spent hours in web site for almost 2-3 weeks and also visited stores multiple times. Just got fascinated by these AE shoes looking at the web site. Finally ordered multiple pairs of shoes from A of various models. And this was one of them. While doing research I realized that AE has something called ShoeBank for factory seconds. I think the product that I received from AE should have gone straight to factory second. The sole was not well cut and finishing was not that good. Paying a premium price and that too for an american made should have been of high quality. It came as -if it was made abroad. Anyway going to call them and try to replace it. And if the floor quality as- such, I will rather go with factory seconds which anyway will have some cosmetic issues like this one and that too almost $100 cheaper. October 12, 2016
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Strand Cap-toe Oxfords
 
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Los Angeles, CA
Is the gray leather calfskin or chromexel?
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Los Angeles, CA
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Los Angeles, CA
What kind of leather is used for the Midnight Navy Strand: calfskin or chromexel?
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Los Angeles, CA
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Age: Over 65
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Favorite: The strand
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Russell springs, ky
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Answer: 
The Strand is available in several combinations of leathers and types of soles. Here's the link to what it currently available in the Strand, including leather soles.

http://www.allenedmonds.com/search?...

Feel free to contact our customer service team directly 1-877-817-7615 if you require further assistance.
 
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Port Washington, WI
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Strand Cap-toe Oxfords with Combination Tap Sole
 
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JasonBorn
Sweden, Stockholm
Hi,

I wonder if you have shipping to other countries e.g Sweden and how much does it cost?


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J
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Pairs: Under 5
3 months, 1 week ago
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JasonBorn
Sweden, Stockholm
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Shipping rates are calculated based on the dollar amount of your order, the delivery address, and the shipping method you choose. Most International orders are shipped through our trusted logistics partner, Bongo International. To see if the items you are interested in can be shipped outside the USA, we recommend adding the items to your cart and following the motions to place an order on our website. You will have the opportunity to review any fees before completing it.

Please contact our customer service team directly at eservice@allenedmonds.com or 1-877-817-7615 (Mon-Fri 7:00AM-8PM CST) if you require further assistance.
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Strand Cap-toe Oxfords
 
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PingPing
Thailand
I live in Thailand so I cannot find AE store around here. I am wearing Red wing 8114 9 D, my foot measured 28 cm lenght 9 cm width.

Thank you
Age: 25-34
Pairs: Under 5
Favorite: STRAND CAP-TOE OXFORDS
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PingPing
Thailand
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Answer: 
Thank you for your question. Unfortunately, this is not the best channel to discuss sizing. We would suggest visiting a shoe store in your area that can size you for U.S. Sizing.
3 months, 2 weeks ago
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Port Washington, WI
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NC
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Allen Edmonds walnut shoe polish.
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to use the same color..
Age: 55-65
Pairs: Over 10
Favorite: strand, fifth av. park av.
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Livorno - Tuscany - Italy
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Answer: 
I use their walnut polish for this pair. I do have a brown that I got for the burnished toe but haven't had to use it.

Note: I mostly use a neutral conditioner and polish infrequently so as to not cake polish on the shoes.
Age: 25-34
Pairs: Under 5
Favorite: Strand
3 months, 2 weeks ago
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New York, NY
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You could use premium shoe polish in walnut.
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Neutral would just add a clear coat of polish and maintain the exact look of your shoes. The walnut would add color to your shoes that would help hide any scratches or blemishes.
Age: 55-65
Pairs: Under 5
Favorite: All of them
3 months, 3 weeks ago
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Waldorf, Maryland
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Neutral shoe polish.
Age: 55-65
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I have the A & E shoe shine kit and use the color recommended for each pair of my shoes. I recommend purchasing A & E polish.
Age: Over 65
Pairs: 6 to 10
Favorite: The Strand
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There is a walnut polish carried by AE that matches perfectly, can't go wrong with it.
Age: 18-24
Pairs: Under 5
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We recommend the Walnut Premium Shoe Polish.

Please feel free to contact us with any additional questions.
 
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Atlanta, GA
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Oxblood or merlot
Age: 35-44
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Taos, NM
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The Oxblood Dupont Ave belt is the most handsome and also looks great with Oxblood Daltons!
 
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Why the Clay Avenue Belt, of course, which is itself Oxblood! I paired the two in a recent purchase and have been impressed with how spot on they look together. Perfect pairing!
Age: 25-34
Pairs: Under 5
Favorite: Strand Cap-Toe in Oxblood
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Springfield, MO
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I bought the merlot Manistee belt to go with my oxblood strands and it pairs perfectly. I was concerned about whether the merlot would match the oxblood. I saw somewhere in the forum where AE recommended it, and so I went with it. I'm glad I did.
Age: 25-34
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Georgia
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The hue on the oxblood and merlot is very close, Merlot is lighter, so I recommend a Merlot if you cannot find an oxblood.
Age: 55-65
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Favorite: Mcallister, strand, 5th Avenue, and Park Av.
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Madison, AL
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We recommend the Dupont Ave, Clay Ave or Midland Ave, all available in Oxblood.

Please feel free to contact us with any additional questions.
 
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Answer: 
The Brown Cordovan Belt is currently out of stock in most sizes. We expect to have it back in stock in about 4 weeks.

Please feel free to contact us with any additional questions.
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Strand Cordovan Cap-toe Oxfords
 
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What belt(s) do you recommend to pair with the brown strand cordovan oxfords?
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We recommend pairing the Brown Shell Cordovan Strand with the Cordovan Tab Belt in Brown Shell Cordovan.

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The best width is the one that fits your foot. The only way to tell is to measure the width of your foot on a Brannock device. It will tell you the proper length and width of your feet. Measure both feet because most people have one foot longer than the other. Make sure that you get shoes that fit your longest foot. Make sure that you are standing when your foot is measured to ensure that you get an accurate measurement. Most shoe stores will have a Brannock device. I was in a department store and there was no sales clerk around and a Brannock device was laying on the floor, so I stood there and measured myself. Every time I find a Brannock device, I just double check to make sure my size hasn't changed.
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For the sake of your feet, go to a store to get measured. I was measured in a dept. store for AEs at a 10D. The professionals at AE measured me as a 8.5 EEE and they're perfect.
Age: 25-34
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Virginia
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Size and width are very individual attributes. one person may feel a 10.5 in a D is perfect for them, while it may be too tight for someone else. I always have to get my shoes in EEE. That is due to how my foot is shaped. The biggest problem with buying shoes in regular department stores is that they typically will only sell them in a medium width. Have your foot properly sized at an Allen Edmonds store if your unsure of what width is best for your foot.
Age: 45-54
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Favorite: Strand Walnut
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It depends on the shape of your feet. It is vitally important to visit an Allen Edmonds retail store or retail partner for a professional fitting to increase your chances of being fit correctly for each last and style. However, keep in mind that products purchased on allenedmonds.com may be returned at any time, as long as the item is unused and accompanied by the packing slip. Trying the shoes on a carpeted surface will help prevent scuffing on the sole and keep the shoes in returnable condition.
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