Indigo Girl

Not quite blue, but not quite violet, indigo is in this season. Originating from a plant-based dye, indigo has been used to pigment textiles since early human history. In today’s fashion, indigo bears an imperfect, overdyed appeal. For Del Toro’s SS16 “Voyage to Africa” Collection, Matthew Chevallard sourced authentic indigo fabrics from the west African nation of Mali. … Continue Reading

Your Next 5 Island Destinations

Summer 2016 has arrived and it’s time to turn the music louder than usual and experience foreign foods without regret. We at Del Toro believe in seeing beauty beyond footwear. Recently the team got together to grab drinks and discuss our summer travel plans. It was great to hear about the different trips and tropical getaways. Here … Continue Reading

How Do You Wear Del Toro Slippers?

Having dealt with hundreds of customers, we are often asked, “How do you wear Del Toro slippers? Concerned that you can’t pull them off? Team Del Toro is here to assist. Thought to be the house shoe of Victorian men, the slipper silhouette is a surprisingly versatile shoe. Its transitional design suddenly becomes comfortable when … Continue Reading