Jil Sander “Betis” Patent Leather Derby Shoes

The derby was first popularized in the 1850s as a hunting shoe, but Jil Sander’s version is better suited for formal evenings than chasing big game. Fastidiously crafted from glossy patent-leather, this polished pair is a modern take on the classic style. Perfect for pairing with a finely tailored suit and the most formal events.…

Acne ‘Askin’ Cap Toe Derby Shoe

This luxe take on a classic derby shoe from Acne is typical of their iconic minimalist approach to design. Handmade in Italy from premium leather, the Askin Cap Toe Derby Shoe features brushed italian leather polished to a nearly gloss shine, double stitching, leather sole and tonal lace up front. With a full calf-skin lining…

Paul Smith “Robin” Leather Derby Shoe

Paul Smith’s high-shine leather Derby shoes evoke the mod silhouettes of 1960s London, with a slick narrow toe and minimalist detailing. This streamlined pair makes a sharp partner to tailoring, so put your best foot forward in a trim suit – opt for indigo to make a bold impression. Available now at Mr. Porter.

Rain Man Japan 2013 Footwear Collection

Japanese brand Rain Man has taken to task the problem of how to look good when the rain starts falling. So often, fashion and function just can’t go hand-in-hand when it comes to a healthy downpour, which is why we’re amazed to learn that Rain Man’s styles are all highly waterproof and durable beyond typical…

Common Project “Derby Shine” Shoes

Common Project is known for beautifully minimal pieces, and these ‘Derby Shine’ shoes fit that bill completely. Made of 100% premium black leather, it features a deep burgundy polished upper and a rubber wedge sole fastened with durable Stormwelt construction. As with all Common Projects pieces the signature gold-embossed numbering detail is ever-present on the…