Most people, who are interested in fine shoes have heard about John Lobb. Many will also be able to mention Cleverley. Less people know Foster & Son, even though they are placed on the same level as John Lobb and Cleverley. In fact, their lastmaker Terry Moore is regarded by some connoisseurs as the world’s best lastmaker.
Not long ago I paid them a visit in the Jermyn Street store, which also contains a workshop on first floor. The owner Richard Edgecliffe-Johnson showed me around.
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