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Wolverine 1883 Javier Oxford Shoes - Leather, Plain Toe (For Men)

Closeouts. Simple can be stylish when its Wolverine 1883's Javier oxford shoes. Crafted from full-grain leather and boasting generous underfoot cushioning and a durable rubber outsole, these plain-toe oxfords take you from work to weekend without skipping a step.

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  • Reviewed by John from Ohio on Thursday, December 7, 2017
    These shoes had me fooled for a while, but when the fake wood started peeling off of the heel, I began to feel like i was duped. Shortly after that, the upper started becoming unglued from the sole, which of course would not happen if the stitching on the sole was real and not fake. Buy these only if you need something that is going to look nice for a short period of time, because you will be throwing them away after a few months of wear!
  • Verified Buyer Reviewed by Emgoldin from CA on Thursday, August 24, 2017
    Size wasn't close. Way too big. Returning
  • Verified Buyer Reviewed by AlexT7801 from Lima, Peru on Tuesday, August 15, 2017
    Shoes are comfortable but need a little breaking in. Sizes are true. Leather scuffs easily.
  • Reviewed by Max from DC on Wednesday, June 21, 2017
    These are comfortable and good-looking shoes, as I expect from anything made by Wolverine. However, they don't meet my other expectation for Wolverine products: durability. I suspect that the 1883 collection is a cheaper and lower-quality line of Wolverine products. That's fine; not everybody wants to pay $200 for a pair of Wolverine oxfords. But my pair of Javier shoes are visibly deteriorating after only a few months of wearing them a maximum of twice a week. Specifically, there's a problem with the heel. From the picture, this appears to be a stack with rubber at the bottom, a slice of wood, then rubber again where it joins the sole. The wood is fake though - the whole heel is rubber, with a fake-wood veneer glued to the outside. This veneer is peeling off, which looks terrible.

    Structurally, the shoes are still fine and I expect that I could continue wearing them for quite a while without them seriously falling apart. However, this peeling off around the heel looks awful and reveals a serious compromise that Wolverine made to reduce costs on these shoes. You're much better off with the Henrik Oxford, which is almost the same price here on Sierra Trading Post and has a real stacked wood sole that won't lead to this problem.
  • Verified Buyer Reviewed by karatedvm from Cleveland, Ohio on Monday, June 5, 2017
    Runs large, will be returning.
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