online: argo II

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voyej and havehad are two quality brands based in jakarta, and each has been pushing the envelope within indonesia's booming lifestyle market. the two have joined forces to create a pair of expertly made collab shoes would look good on style-conscious males abroad as well, if we may say so. baptized argo II and based on the original circular vamp oxford model, it's tweaked here and there to lend it a sharper contemporary look. the leather upper is made from premium brown chromexcel supplied by horween, a renowned chicago-based tannery. with a keen eye for aesthetic, the details are filled in just as meticulously, featuring  a contrasting natural vegetable tanned leather patch on the heel part, neat round waxed laces, off-white rubber cupsole, goat skin lining, and an eva soft footbed. very much a fusion of both companies' values, the argo II shoes reflect specific signature elements. only 140 pairs of the argo II shoes have been made, and they're available at stores in indonesia, but if you reside elsewhere, they can be ordered online as well.

 

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