Black Patent Leather Opera Pumps

£225.00

Mens designer opera pumps, handmade in England from the Bowhill & Elliott factory, in the heart of Norwich’s historic shoe quarter. This is one of our made to order opera slippers adorned with bow and featuring our signature quilted lining. These patent black opera pumps are a regular E fitting, but we can add widths on request (please mention it in the order process).

LAST: P
Style: 6862
LINING: Black Quilt
BINDING: Black fabric
SOLE: Full Leather Sole and Heel
BRAND: B&E

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    This style is traditionally made on the P last, but you can alternatively select the slimmer K last. The P last is traditionally favoured by men, and the K last by women, but not exclusively.

    *Made to Order

    Your selection means that your slippers will be made to order and delivery time will increase to up to eight weeks. Please tick the box to let us know you are happy to proceed with this longer production time.

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An elegant and classic pair of mens opera pumps from our hand lasted range. These are handmade in England, from our own factory in the heart of Norwich. If you’re looking for an alternative to the traditional mens tuxedo shoes, check out our other Mens Slippers.

Our Black Patent Leather Opera Pumps with Bow is a ready to wear style, so please expect one week for delivery. Any customised styles, however, are subject to eight weeks delivery and are not eligible for refund.

ALL ABOUT THE 6862
The 6862 is unlike any other shoe in the Bowhill & Elliott collection. Opera Pumps have been the shoe of choice for evening attire since the Victorian times, and are worn in the most formal occasions and white tie events. Black patent leather with a black fabric bow, paired with a full leather sole and heel, ensuring no damage to polished floors. All our patterns are clicked by hand before embarking on their journey around the workshop being handmade into our formal black patent Opera Pumps with fabric bow.

OUR HISTORY

Bowhill & Elliott are a 5th generation family owned handmade slipper workshop and 2 floor shoe emporium. Proudly making and purveying the finest footwear since 1874.

Our skilled artisans still maintain many of the original shoemaking practices dating back to the 14th century like clicking, turning and lasting all by hand.

We have stocked iconic brands such as Crockett & Jones since the 1940s, and specialise in premium footwear and accessories with brands including Heschung, Joseph Cheaney & Sons, Loake, Brunate and Saphir.

You can find us at our home, 65 London Street - Norwich - NR2 1HW, the same address Obadiah Bowhill began this magical story.