Originally Posted by Flame
They are Nordstrom's house brand.
Yes and no. You also get them in smaller independent shops in Europe. I bought the one pair I have in Stockholm, IIRC, two years ago. They're a sort of very light chestnut, which turned out to not really go with anything except jeans, but they've so far turned into an interesting antiqueing project - I think they'll get extensive use this summer.
I think I paid the equivalent of $80 - 100 for them, probably on sale.