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I kinda figured. Odd since the UK is a shipping option on the EU site. Thanks for your reply, at least I know for sure now.
That's because Northern Ireland, even though in the UK, is still part of the EU free trade area - so the EU store does ship there.
 

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Sorry to join the Castaner questions, but I've always wondered about those since their website size guide seems strange. I'm an 11.5 so normally 44-45 in EU. But Castaner website says a 44 is a 9.5 in US mens?
My measured size for them is 45 but I wear 44 for a closer fit keeping the heel in place. Close fit works but also seems to mean wearing them out a lot faster.

I wear them as house shoes and have a pair to wear to the pool. House shoe last one year-ish before tearing and pool ones last a season or two.
 

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Sorry to join the Castaner questions, but I've always wondered about those since their website size guide seems strange. I'm an 11.5 so normally 44-45 in EU. But Castaner website says a 44 is a 9.5 in US mens?
That's just not correct. You're be a 44 if you want a close fit or a 45 if you prefer a loose fit (like I do)
 

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Sorry to join the Castaner questions, but I've always wondered about those since their website size guide seems strange. I'm an 11.5 so normally 44-45 in EU. But Castaner website says a 44 is a 9.5 in US mens?

My measured size for them is 45 but I wear 44 for a closer fit keeping the heel in place. Close fit works but also seems to mean wearing them out a lot faster.

I wear them as house shoes and have a pair to wear to the pool. House shoe last one year-ish before tearing and pool ones last a season or two.

I'm also an 11.5/44.5, and I size up to 45 for Castañer. 44 might work for me, but as smittycl indicated, it would likely wear out faster.

I got my first Castañer espadrilles in 2014. After 10 years, the pair is still going strong, still wearable for all-day use (indoors and outdoors) and in great shape!
 

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Informale pants, 3sixteen Dorito t-shirt.
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