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Founded 1955 in United States
Based in Freeport

Family-owned label Eastland has been handcrafting classic, casual shoes since its founding in Maine, USA in 1955. Founded by the Klein family, the brand draws from the area's long-standing tradition of handcrafting footwear, taking inspiration from its American heritage to create timeless collections of the great quality. Using rugged USA leathers and American rawhide lace, the brand produce their footwear using traditional shoemaking techniques, and is stitched solely by hand. Famed for classic yet casual shoes including boots, boat shoes, loafers and chukka shoes.


Freeport, United States



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