Barker has been producing good-looking English footwear since 1880. Heritage is incredibly important to this brand, which not only values its Britishness but also the techniques of manufacture and design that have given it such a stellar reputation. You'll find the brand still uses many of these today, which ensures that there is a consistent quality to every Barker pair of shoes. The label produces in excess of 200,000 pairs of hand-sewn shoes in a year, which gives you some idea of how in demand it is. The boots range from Barker includes Chelsea boots and brogue boots in a variety of different leathers.