The Valparaíso

Adelante Shoe Co.

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A cap toe and square toe character provide subtle styling that set the Valparaiso apart from other chukkas. The original Adelante shoe, the Valpo is a true classic with individuality.



Upper: Full-grain leather

Lining: Pig skin

Insoles: Vegetable tanned leather

Outsoles: Vegetable tanned leather with optional rubber sole protector



100% cow leather will form to fit

Memory foam insoles provide all-day comfort

Stacked leather heel

Goodyear welted & fully resoleable

Made-to-order to your specifications

Proudly handcrafted by a skilled craftsman in Guatemala

Craftsman paid over the Living Well Line =


If you wear a 10 in running sneakers, you should order a size 10 Valpo.

If you wear a 10 in dress shoes, you should order a size 10.5 Valpo.



Your shoes will arrive within two weeks of order.


Exchanges & Returns

Exchange or return your un-damaged shoes free of charge from anywhere within the United States within 45 days of purchase. Read our full return policy here.


*The rubber protector is a rubber sole on the front of the shoe on the bottom of the leather sole. The sole protector provides additional traction and durability on your shoes. This is a free customization.  

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