If you’re familiar with our history, you’ll know that our heritage is integral to us at G.H. Bass & Co. and continues to drive our design and innovation vision. From the very earliest days in 1876 to today, we have been producing quality, hard-service footwear that stands the test of time. We’ve answered some of the burning questions around the Penny Loafer to provide you with a one stop ...
G.H. Bass & Co. Blog
Timeless female style icons
28th February 2019
The G.H. Bass & Co. loafer has sealed itself in fashion history as a timeless choice for both male and female style alike. It’s not often that one item of clothing is adopted across so many style cultures, which is testament to the values of quality, hard service footwear that G.H. Bass & Co. is known for. Having graced the feet of silver screen stars, musicians and modern-day icons, the ...
Shoe care: Caring for and cleaning your leather loafers
14th January 2019
Leather has long been the choice for high quality shoes and clothing due to its flexible and durable nature and ability to add a timeless statement to any piece. In fact, it has been the staple of the iconic G.H. Bass & Co. loafers since the very beginning in 1876, as part of our mission to create the best possible practical shoe. If cared for properly, a good pair of leather shoes should last ...
Style tribes: Mod culture and Weejuns
18th December 2018
The origins of mod culture can be traced back to a small subset of teens and young adults within the late 1950s and spread throughout the UK to form a new subculture in the early 1960s. Initially much more of a style movement, mods were typically style-conscious working-class men with a penchant for tailored clothing and shoes, gathering inspiration through French and Italian literature and film. Perhaps ...
Introducing the Easy Weejuns
3rd October 2018
Weejuns, but not as you know them… We’re thrilled to announce the launch of the Easy Weejuns. Uniting forward thinking with the unmistakable G.H. Bass & Co. heritage design, we’re bringing you our most comfortable penny loafers yet. Style meets comfort Expertly crafted from polished leather, with the same traditional hand-sewing techniques used on our Moccasins since 1936, the Easy Weejuns ...
RE/DONE + Weejuns
11th September 2018
We’re excited to announce the launch of an exclusive partnership landing on our shores just in time for London Fashion Week. Earlier this summer we teamed up with RE/DONE jeans, the US based fashion brand founded by industry veterans Sean Barron and Jamie Mazur. Since launching in 2014, the brand has carved out a reputation for reconstructing vintage Levi’s denim into modern fits at their studio ...
G.H. Bass & Co. for Engineered Garments
5th September 2018
Utilitarian New Yorker meets classic Americana to rework the iconic G.H. Bass & Co. Logan Penny Loafer this AW18. We are pleased to bring you a collaboration with Daiki Suzuki’s New York-based cult fashion brand, Engineered Garments, creating a slip-on loafer that reflects strong values of craftsmanship and heritage. Remixing vintage American workwear with an unmistakable Bass silhouette Suzuki’s ...
Style Icons: Michael Jackson
29th August 2018
In time for what would have been his 60th birthday, this month we’re celebrating the icon that is Michael Jackson. Known to many as the King of Pop and to others as a key figure in fashion, there is no doubting his mark on the world. At the forefront of fashion Across the decades, MJ seamlessly transitioned his style, putting him at the forefront of fashion; from 70’s all-brown outfits and 80’s ...
New collaboration: G.H. Bass & Co. for Universal Works
16th July 2018
Contemporary men’s fashion takes on a classic silhouette this summer with the G.H. Bass & Co. x Universal Works launch. We’re pleased to introduce you to the brand-new Wedge Larson and Wedge Tie. A modern take on a classic silhouette Inspired by the subtlety of Universal Works’ contemporary designs and utilitarian aesthetic, the new styles feature a hardwearing Vibram outsole – a first ...
We Meet... Anastasiya Levashova
15th June 2018
We’re great believers in individuality at G.H. Bass & Co., which is why, when we came across Anastasiya Levashova’s hand painted illustrations, we knew we had to have her in. Anastasiya has been a live illustrator since 2012 and worked with a portfolio of lifestyle brands to create bespoke products with a personal, hand painted touch. We invited Anastasiya to showcase her work at one of our ...