Men (Gents Welted)

Northamptonshire is renowned for its production of Gents Welted footwear. The most famous Northampton technique is the ‘Goodyear welted’ shoe which was invented in 1869 by Charles Goodyear, Jr. A & A Crack & Sons Ltd is a supplier to all the brands in the County, selling leather both from our stock system and selling direct from the tanneries we represent on an agency basis. Below are some of the leathers sold from our stock to the Gent’s footwear trade.