The year 2011 seems to be an eventful year for the the legendary whisky brand Dalmore. Recently, a Chinese buyer bagged a bottle of 62-year old Dalmore Sinclair scotch for $200,000 from the Changi Airport Group and A bottle of The Dalmore 62 Sinclair recently sold in Changi Airport, Singapore, for £125,000, making it the most expensive bottle very sold outside of auction. This time the brand is all set to win over the whisky lovers with its innovative collaboration with Lutwyche, Britain’s leading men’s tailor,for its first luxury men's shoe.
This is for the first time that an alcohol brand is seen producing a shoe in collaboration with another luxury brand. Lutwyche is also producing shoe for the first time as the company is into tailoring exclusive apparels. Dalmore’s affiliation with the deer stag that every bottle of the single malt produced by the company has, was also taken into consideration in designing the shoe.Each of the shoe features Dalmore stag’s head on the crest. Dalmore brogue by Lutwyche is made from sustainably sourced deerskin and acknowledged with the regal
The Dalmore Lutwyche collaboration will enter the luxury shoe market in Britain to produce bespoke shoes with the same qualities of custom-fit and utmost comfort nown to Lutwyche's opulent clientele. The luxury shoes are produced with the use of latest cutting edge technology that sits alongside traditional craftsmanship. The deerskin is rare and extremely soft and the shoe made out of that leather has an ability to mould to the foot with frequent wear.
The Dalmore Master Distiller,Richard Paterson says
The Dalmore, like Lutwyche, prides itself on qualities of artisanship, exclusivity and excellence, so we’re delighted to be partnering with a like-minded brand on such a creative project. The skills that have been passed down through generations to create each drop of our whisky are matched by the craftmanship that goes into the creation of this shoe. Hopefully, this is the beginning of a long and fruitful relationship between the two brands.”
he exclusive The Dalmore Lutwyche will be available at the Lutwyche’s Clifford Street store form 27th October. For all it is worth, upon purchase, each shoe will be personalised with the customer’s name each shoe will be bespoke with customer’s name and the owner will also receive an award winning whiskey King Alexander III by Dalmore worth $235. The shoe will retail at $862.
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