SofA Gobi II
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SofA Gobi II
SofA Gobi II
SofA Gobi II
SofA Gobi II
SofA Gobi II
SofA Gobi II

SofA Gobi II

The original barefoot desert boot. Made in Ethiopia.
£135.00

Being barefoot has never looked this good. The classic design of the Gobi desert boot, by VIVOBAREFOOT’s Head Designer Asher Clark, unites simplicity with style and offers premium appearance appropriate for work and play.

Style code: 300044-01

Dk Brown Tan

 

Keeping things simple, the Gobi gets on with the job at hand: looking good, feeling great and letting your feet do their thing. This unique desert boot effortlessly marries fashion and function and has all the hallmarks of a classic; the clean lines, unfussy tie-up lacing, unlined suede (or leather) as well as our revolutionary patented ultra-thin, puncture-resistant sole.

The Gobi stays true to our unique Pure Barefoot Technology principles, your feet will thank you for it as you’ll be using them as nature intended. Your feet will be able to behave as if they are barefoot in style and you’ll get total flexibility from the soft and supple unlined leather (or suede). Giving you natural motion control by allowing your Great Toe to engage rapidly with the earth as well as independent rear and fore-foot movement.

The Gobi is built with your foot in mind; the toe box is nice and wide giving your toes the space they need. The ultra-thin sole is completely flat from heel to toe so your arch can function completely naturally. Brain meet feet. The super thin 3mm puncture-resistant sole let’s the feet receive all the sensory information it needs to inform the brain for skilful, natural movement. Rediscover your surroundings with the the Gobi: the original barefoot desert boot.

With a natural local leather upper we create shoes that are not only good for the feet but also good for the soul which help to make an amazing impact on someone's life. Designed in London and made in Ethiopia we've combined the ancient wisdom of letting your feet do their thing with traditional shoe making techniques.

Transitioning to barefoot.

Trekking across the Sahara or err Gobi deserts.

Navigating your way through the pub to the bar.

Looking uber cool in your favourite jeans.

Discovering Machu Picchu and other such iconic landmarks - the Gobi is A perfect lightweight and durable casual shoe for travelling around the world.

Tightrope walking and slacklinin

Learning to walk before you run and gradually Relearning the skill of natural movement is best done slowly.

Upper material
Leather
Upper description
V Leather: Kudu
Collar/panel/lining
Unlined
Sole unit
V London
Sole thickness
3mm
Sole description
V London: Updated V Original sole. Small tweaks while staying true to its key features: flexibility, width, thickness.
Closure/lacing
Lace-up System: Fasten securely with simple tie-up lace.
Eco-credentials
Usage of Eco Friendly materials; Minimum chrome leather

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Size Guide


Mens Sizing Chart

Size comparison table between regions:

EU

40

41

42

43

44

45

46

47

48

49

UK

6

7

8

9

10

11

12

13

14

15

US

7.5

8.5

9

10

10.5

11.5

12

13

14

15

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