Crafting their trade for over 150 years Bally makes for a premium feature of this season's footwear collection at Stuarts London. Founded in 1851 as Bally & Co by bother Carl and Fritz Bally the label has developed into one of the world's most renowned shoemakers continuing it's tradition of carefully crafting shoes with fresh and modern updates. From colour popping Luxury Sneakers to staple leather shoes you can view all of the latest Bally arrivals at Stuarts London below.
Created after it's co-founder Carl Bally visited Paris in 1849 on a business trip and brought his wife a pair of shoes Bally was formed as an extension to the original family business that produced elasticated ribbons. Two years later, joined by his brother Fritz, via the basement of the Bally family home, the pair started with the ethos of creating more local jobs and improving the lives of local residents in Schönenwerd, Switzerland. Growing rapidly over the following decades the label quickly became a leader within the footwear industry opening stores globally over the century that followed and by the late 1980's was one of the first European luxury goods brands to open in China.
A pioneer in design working with some of the 20th century's most celebrated artists and designers. That list includes Bernard Villemot with whom they created one of the most iconic advertising campaigns from the 60's. A notion that has continued up until today with store concepts designed in collaboration with award winning architects such as Andrée Putman and David Chipperfield Architects the Bally brand is now one of the most recognisable luxury labels across the world, loved for it's forward thinking designs, heritage and overall vision.
Providing some of this season's most sought after footwear and accessories from the Bally label the latest additions to our collection makes for mouth watering appeal with the label able to be utilised as a premium feature of your office wear or weekend attire. Featured pieces include a wide array of luxury sneakers including the Bally Aston and Helvio silhouettes that boast subtle hints of the iconic Bally stripe accent whilst your seasonal footwear is also covered with the introduction of the Pearce Driving Shoe and Saxor Slide ranges. For optimal results that will carry across the season work selected Bally footwear into your wardrobe alongside a modern contemporary label Such as AMI or YMC or pair with brand such as Fred Perry or S.N.S Herning for more of a heritage appeal.