Direct-to-consumer menswear shoe startup Beckett Simonon has a unique business model that focuses on providing luxury dress shoes, boots and leather sneakers for less. Read on for my review of Beckett Simonon to see why, after wearing them for more than a year, I think their shoes are worth the wait. Also, find out how to get a coupon for 20 percent off your purchase.
Affordable-luxury dress shoe startup Paul Evans has “come along way since launching 4 years ago,” according to co-founder Evan Fript. Modern Fellows first profiled Fript’s fledgling brand in 2014, when the company was working to expand an initially limited selection and sizes. Fript reflects on how the brand has evolved and signals the arrival of bespoke footwear and design upgrades in the fall in a new interview with Modern Fellows.
It is a good time to be on the hunt for men’s shoes. While 2009 through 2012 saw a rush to market for online men’s suits, 2013 and now 2014 are seemingly all about shoes. Launched last year, the founders of New York-based Paul Evans are betting that, like suits, men will get comfortable with buying dress shoes online.