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Black oxford shoes

Black oxford shoes

March 11, 2019

The black oxford is still the ultimate business and formal shoe.   But which one is right for you?

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Mens suede chelsea boots

Mens suede chelsea boots

March 06, 2019

Suede chelsea boots have a quality all of their own.  It's hard to define but you know when you see it, and when you're wearing them.

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Black Dress Shoes

Black Dress Shoes

March 04, 2019

There was a time when all work shoes seemed to be black.  What if your workplace or planned event still requires a formal look?

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Graduation Shoes

Graduation Shoes

February 01, 2019

Graduation. It's one of the biggest days of your life.   You've worked for years to finally get to this big day.  But what shoes to wear?

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Mens Wedding Shoes

Mens Wedding Shoes

December 19, 2018

Men's wedding shoes don't have to be boring.  We look at some of our favourite photos sent in by our customers.

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Monk strap shoes

Monk strap shoes

December 10, 2018

Monk strap shoes are the cool cousin of men’s dress shoes.

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Oxblood shoes – individual and versatile

Oxblood shoes – individual and versatile

November 21, 2018 1 Comment

Ever wondered how to wear Oxblood Shoes? We've put together a straight-talking style guide to help you style up your Oxbloods (updated for 2018).

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How to Wear Chelsea Boots | Definitive Style Guide (2018)

How to Wear Chelsea Boots | Definitive Style Guide (2018)

November 07, 2018

Chelsea boots – the coolest boot in your wardrobe? They are iconic and look great, but which colour is right for you?

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Wholecut Shoes | Definitive Style Guide

Wholecut Shoes | Definitive Style Guide

November 02, 2018

Wholecut shoes seem to be the dress shoe of the moment. Even James Bond has a pair. But what is a wholecut and when should you wear them?

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Harness Boots – attitude and style

Harness Boots – attitude and style

June 23, 2018

Harness boots have become an iconic style. We look at their history, how to style them and the Thomas Bird harness boot, Vincent.

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Custom Patina Shoes

Custom Patina Shoes

March 28, 2018

The term patina usually refers to the surface of an object, which has acquired an aged look over many years. Artists have used techniques using dyes and pigments to create a patina, for example if they want to achieve an antiqued look.

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Press Review – Common Magazine

Press Review – Common Magazine

October 03, 2017

Without question, these are the best-looking shoes I’ve ever worn. To me. they look and feel way more expensive than their price. At just shy under $300. you get a very luxurious pair of shoes that feel and look good.

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Size Chart

Thomas Bird fits fairly true to size. If in doubt, go half a size smaller. This size guide shows how EU sizes compare to US and UK sizing.

Not sure?  Please ask our advice and tell us what you normally wear and we'll be happy to help.  Ask us.

Europe UK USA CM
39 6 7 24
40 6.5 7.5 25
41 7 8 26
42 8 9 27
43 9 10 28
44 10 11 29
45 11 12 29.5
46 12 13 30.5
47 12.5 13.5 31