Base London Formal Collection
Base London’s Autumn Winter 2015 men’s formal shoe collection provides a contemporary twist to traditional men’s footwear design. Modern treatments, materials and finishes are applied to classic and new footwear looks to present one of the most individual and creative collections from the UK’s leading footwear brand.
The Autumn Winter 2015 collection of formal shoes and boots sees Base London’s introduction of the #WearTheCity campaign, providing a formal style for modern city life. Base London’s #WearTheCity collection provides a variety of footwear styles and looks designed to cater for each and every formal occasion in a modern gent’s life.
The AW15 Base London formal collection provides a smart men’s footwear collection of leather shoes and boots with contemporary details on classic looks.
The Tailor range introduces a cool and original finish to formal looks. Men’s slip on formal shoes Pocket and Sleeve each show individual character. Pocket, a slip-on wing-tip brogue shoe provides a confident look and Sleeve displays a perforated vamp detail that is a unique to the collection. The Tailor collection is finished off by the men’s ankle zip-boot Lapel. Base London’s Lapel delivers a design that is perfect for the office and can also be dress down with jeans.
Base London’s Generate collection presents a catwalk designer style to formal footwear, combining traditional upper constructions onto a thoroughly modern rubber sole unit. Steam, a gentleman’s leather derby shoe displays a clean upper silhouette with stitched toe cap and the ankle-boot Hydro, that is symbolic of the classic worker boot look, both sit on a chunky and seasonally perfect sole unit.
Classic and classy formal men’s slip-on penny loafer Mackintosh provides a really traditional look presented in modern upper treatments.
Inspired by an iconic piece of British engineering the Bluebird range is designed for a fast-paced lifestyle, and provides a look that fits perfectly into a wide variety of looks. Campbell, a classic men’s lace-up derby shoe, Sunbeam a fashion forward brogue boot and Napier a trend-led double monk strap shoe are all heavily decorated with brogue detailing and raw edge leathers to supply an extremely eye-catching selection of styles.
The Abbey collection of styles takes a traditional formal look and updates it for the gent of today. Classic and clean, the Abbey collection which features Bayham, a neat lace-up shoe, the buckled monk strap shoe Hailes and the classic brogue Waltham all display a modern take on traditional footwear.
One of the signature ranges and most popular looks from the Base London collections of the past few seasons, the Manor collection provides a typically British look, updated with an obvious Base London handwriting. Monk strap style Farleigh, lace-up Brooksby and high ankle boot Knole all provide a high-quality traditional footwear look on a durable rubber sole, built for the gentry and quintessentially British.
A new range for the Autumn Winter season, Base London’s Invent collection is driven by designer inspiration and infuses traditional looks with modern touches. Premium leather uppers unite with decorative detailing and a new exaggerated sole unit. Maudslay, Faraday and Berners all provide a luxury edge to the collection.
Finally the Industrial collection completes the new Autumn Winter Base London men’s formal collection. A bold rubber sole unit with seasonally perfect tread supports classically design leather uppers. A wide variety of styles include Davy, a traditional American long-wing style, Peel a wing-tip brogue and the boots Stephenson, Brunel and Locke all provide a weightier range built with the winter in mind.