The Single Monk Strap is a style that has its place in dress shoes for being the more formal of its brother the Double Monk Strap. Single Monks are particularly loved shoe lovers and shoe enthusiast alike. And the Knollys is no exception, with a versatile but underrated brown calf color with a distinct wing tip. This unique shoe not only brings a updated classic look to men but it's made for men with a discerning taste and style that is nonpareil. Brown is a color that ensures formality, versatility and style is ever present in your overall dapperly look.
The Knollys itself is hand-painted which enables artisans to hand-paint the pieces with special creams and brushes. The look is very artisanal, rich and beautiful. These Double Monk are 360 degree Goodyear Weltedin Spain. This simply means you can resole your favorite shoes and enjoy your investment for years to come; with proper care they will last you a lifetime.
It is made on the Zurigo last, a last that carries a traditional English look, that makes it perfect for formal events.
Last: Zurigo, rounded Traditional English last
Widths: Regular D, Double EE wide and Triple EEE wide
Uppers: Full Grain Crust Calf
Sole: Choice of Single Leather Sole, Dainite Rubber Sole or Rubber Toppy over Single Leather Sole
Lining: Genuine Leather
Construction: Goodyear Welted
Tannery: Crust Calf Leather from Nuova Antilope, Italy
For those that have worn a Cru Nonpareil shoes would say it runs 'true to size' of course it depends on the last. Our shoes have a generous instep, but forefoot width varies depending on the last. Cru Nonpareil shoes has a very standard fit when compared to most other shoe dress brands. Our sizes are all based on the US standard, which is a 'D' a 'medium' width being the equivalent of UK 'E' width. If you have been wearing size US 9 in another brand then you should expect a US size 9 to fit in a Cru Nonpareil shoes. If your UK size is 8E then you should expect a US 9 to fit in a Cru Nonpareil Shoes.
Note: Our partners in Spain need approximately 3-4 weeks to make a pair of custom–made / made to order shoes to your specification. Our main objective is to ensure that high-quality products created by our partners can serve their owners over many years.
This model and any model available via Made to Order can be custom designed virtually. Email email@example.com to book your virtual design.
All Cru Nonpareil shoes comes with a sturdy box, quality dust bags.
Note: MTO orders and Sale items are non-returnable and non-exchangeable. If you are unaware of your size or unsure, feel free to email firstname.lastname@example.org for advice on size & fitting guide.