Tagged Park Avenue

Manufacturing facility for Allen Edmonds handcrafted shoes
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The art of handcrafted shoes

My trip to visit the Allen Edmonds shoe manufacturing facility began with this advice from my husband Phil: “Whatever you do, don’t be yourself,” he said as he dropped me off at the airport. “You’ll drive them crazy.” Sigh. He really was trying to be helpful, because he knows that in any new situation, I…

1week1outfit work uniform
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I took the 1 week, 1 outfit challenge!

When my oldest child was in 6th grade, she came home one day from school and announced that the girls in her class were making fun of her because her clothes didn’t match. Her classmates had a point: my daughter’s clothes were a haphazard combinations of colors and patterns, chosen solely on the basis of…

Allen Edmonds oxfords: The Park Avenue
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Chicken soup for the soul; chicken poop for the sole

Four U.S. presidents wore the Allen Edmonds Park Avenue to their inaugurations. If I am ever elected president, I will, too. The attention to detail in these American-made, hand-crafted shoes is incredible: A channel in the soles protects the stitches on the bottom of the shoe; counters in the heels ensure the backs will hold…

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Review: Allen Edmonds Park Avenue

Reviewed by Leslie M., Raleigh, NC, USA   Brand of shoe: Allen Edmonds Shoe name/style: Park Avenue Where I bought these shoes: Allen Edmonds store in Washington, D.C. (special order) How much I paid for them: About $475 USD How do you find their sizing runs? True-to-size How do you wear these shoes? Work and play These shoes are…Very…

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