Cream leather loafers

Founded in 1953, David Elman was one of New Zealand’s leading manufacturers of fashion shoes. Throughout the 1980s and 1990s, when loafers were at the peak of their popularity, the company made thousands of pairs in assorted leathers and a choice of 15 colours.


Credit: Shoe loan courtesy of Cecilie Geary
Copyright: Creative Commons BY-NC-ND 4.0 Licence
Manufacturing location: Auckland
Garment type: Loafer shoes
Material: Italian nappa leather
Features: Squared toe, top-stitching, self-trim, elasticated back
Colour: Cream
Label: David Elman
Date: 1990s