Is Shell Cordovan Leather?

Shell Cordovan: one of the most long-lasting (and expensive) materials used to make shoes and boots. Known for its uncommon durability, water resistance, high shine, and incredible resistance to creasing; it’s so different to all other forms of leather that it’s understandable you wouldn’t even put Cordovan in that category. However, the fact is Shell … Read more

The 7 Best Shell Cordovan Boots You Can Buy

Shell Cordovan. A classic and timeless menswear staple. Coveted for its beautiful sheen and durability, this horse-based material — it’s usually considered leather, but we’ll discuss why some folks don’t put it in that category — has a massive cult following and commands a high price tag. Though it is often associated with formality, Shell … Read more