This season is all about the staples – while we could play around with various styles and accessories in the summer, many of us will find ourselves returning to a handful of regularly-worn staples during the winter, including coats, hats and scarves, and shoes.
For now, it’s time to put the sandals and wedges away for a while, and wrap those feet up in some comfortable weather-proof shoes.
Nevil’s shoes, the well-known and much-loved Limerick retailer, have an extensive selection of shoes and boots to suit all styles and needs. They offer a more personalised service than a department store, with specially-trained assistants and a range of half-sizes, wide-fits and other specialised lines.
They’ve also, over their many years in business, formed relationships with some of Europe’s best-respected shoe manufacturers, becoming the exclusive stockist for well-recognised brands from Italy, Spain and the UK. Their new autumn / winter 17 stock has just arrived, so the shelves are packed with a comfortable walking shoes, stylish knee-high boots and those perfect all-rounders: low-heeled ankle boots. You can style these with woollen dresses and skirts or comfortable leggings and an oversized jumper. They’ll also work well with tailored trousers and even pencil skirts, although you may need to add some tights on the colder days.
Gentlemen are also well catered-for, with a variety of casual, comfortable styles and superbly well-made designer shoes, including Italian leather dress shoes and high-end brogues, handmade in the United Kingdom. These will elevate any ordinary work suit or make a statement with a stylish wedding outfit or smart casual eveningwear.
In this edition, we take a look at some of their more popular styles which would make the perfect addition to a comfortable and stylish winter wardrobe.
Wonders is a Spanish brand, known for comfort with fashion in mind. They are very popular with Limerick buyers as they are progressive with their designs, offering fresh styles every season.
Gabor is an everyday, reliable brand with a wide range of styles, perfect for leisure, work and evening wear. The offer everything from runners and heels to ankle boots and knee-high boots. They also include half sizes, wide and standard fittings and some styles go up to size 9.
Marco Moreo is a fabulous Italian brand that focuses on details. All styles are available in half sizes. They offer something more than your ordinary shoe designer, with an eclectic range of styles that are elegant, modern and dynamic.
Paul Green are an Austrian brand, much-loved by Limerick shoe-buyers. They have a broad range of styles made from the highest quality leather. Their modern styling covers everything from casual to elegant footwear.
Barker represent the crème de la crème of footwear for men. All their shoes are handmade in Northamptonshire, UK using only the best and carefully selected leather. These are a great wardrobe investment.
All of the above are available at Nevil’s Shoes, 29 O’Connell Street, Limerick.
061 418692 / www.nevilsshoes.ie