Merry Christmas from Old Sole

Photo source

You know what they say… it’s the most wonderful time of the year! 

However you’re spending the festive week, we wish you and your loved ones a very happy Christmas. May there be plenty of delicious food to eat, thoughtful gifts to open under the tree and stylish footwear all round.

If you’ve got a quiet hour or so this week and are looking for some reading material, we’ve done the hard work for you.

Here’s a round up of some of our favourite posts of...

The Best Smart/Casual Shoes for the Festive Week

Photo source

We love Christmas. Not only is it a wonderful time of year to eat, drink and be merry with loved ones… it also comes with a myriad of opportunities to show off our style! Whether we’re talking a low key Christmas lunch at home with family, a smart/casual gathering with friends or a full out black tie event for New Year’s Eve; you’ll have plenty of opportunities to get togged up in your best shoes.

If you’re looking for some footwear inspiration to flaunt over...

Christmas Gifts for Luxury Shoe Lovers

Pictured: Deluxe Leather Shoe Kit

If you’ve been tasked with the job of choosing a gift or two for a shoe lover, you’re in the right place. Below we’ve shared a list of beautiful leather accessories we think will be a big hit with the luxury shoe lover in your life.

Deluxe Leather Shoe Kit

We’ll start with the obvious, here. What shoe lover wouldn’t appreciate high quality tools to keep their shoes in tip top condition? This beautifully put together set includes two cleaning brushes, one...

Do You Prefer to Choose Your Own Shoes or Be Surprised?

Photo source


Christmas will soon be upon us. Most of us are now making and checking gift lists, all in the name of showering our loved ones with presents. If you’re a shoe lover, you might be thinking of asking Father Christmas to bring you some elegant footwear. 

The question here, though, is do you prefer to choose your own shoes or to be surprised?

The case for choosing your own

The benefit of choosing your own shoes is that you know you’re getting exactly what you...

Perfect Pairs: Lazyman Shoes and Chinos

Photo source

Lazyman shoes got their name from how easy they are to wear. Forget laces or buckles, lazyman shoes are designed to slip easily on and off with little to no effort!

Despite the name, lazyman shoes don’t mean that you have to compromise on style. There are some beautifully deigned lazyman shoes available; trust us when we say these aren’t the shoes your granddad once wore.

In fact, when contemporary lazyman shoes are worn with straight cut trousers, they look pretty much identical to other formal...