Known to the world simply as Adolfo, fashion designer Adolfo Sardina cut his chops as an apprentice to the legendary Balenciaga before branching out on his own. He chose not to follow closely in the footsteps of the courterier, who tended to create unique, extravagant pieces. “A person can look put together without appearing too rigid or extravagant,” Adolfo once said, adding, “We must all maintain the freedom to show off individuality.” In his pursuit of wearable yet distinctive clothing and accessories, Sardina racked up two Coty Awards and a third nomination as he grew his business from hats to men’s and women’s ready-to-wear apparel. Today, the company emphasizes classic styling and Sardina’s same wearable design aesthetic, creating timeless looks for men and women.
True to fit, they look great and feel pretty comfortable. I would definitely buy again. I have been looking for a “loafer” style shoe that still looks dressy enough to wear to work in either a suit or just with slacks and a button up shirt. These are perfect for that. They look dressy but still feel casual and can be used anywhere in between. I can’t speak to how well they’ll hold up but we’ll see