Originally Posted by katch
What is the consensus on the Brooks cordovan PTB w/ Metal Eyelets. I know it's on the M58 which should be sleeker than Barrie. Wanted to know opinions.
This was my gateway shell. A fantastic looking shoe that goes with a lot. However, It has a sleek last with a flat welt (that looks dressy) but has exposed eyelets (that look somewhat casual)
it's never my first pick for that reason, the shoe has a bit of an identity crisis going on.