Easily recognizable by the row of stitching along the base of the upper, Norwegian Welted benchmade shoes are produced by a handful of Italian shoemakers that covet the hand sewn aesthetic.
Similar in function to Goodyear construction, Black Rapid has two soles which render the shoes very solid yet they are still very elegant and light in weight.
Bologna construction is made with rubber for flexibility and comfort.
A popular construction used by many better Italian shoemakers. Blake constructed shoes are known for being more flexible than welted shoes. This construction is used primarily in the Di Bianco Gallo collection.