The long-standing saviour of the footwear world has to be a simple and smart black leather shoe. Whether you’re looking for comfortable work shoes or it’s your first day back at school after the summer break, this classic footwear option is a must-have for all the family’s wardrobe. It is proven that productivity is increased when we are at our most comfortable, so give yourself the best chance at success and invest in a pair of Hotter shoes. Discover our full collection of school shoes here.

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For the Boys:

In sizes 6-12 and with many half size options available, the boys have no need to feel left out this term. Find sports inspired, touch fastening silhouettes like Ash for sumptuous grain leather uppers with dual fitting technology for guaranteed comfort. Or opt for a smart and structured boot like Quebec, tailored for adjustability with a deep toe box and light, flexible soles to keep you on the go all day long.

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For the Girls:

From comfortable ballerina flats to classic brogue detailing there’s a women’s style to suit every taste. Add a touch of glamour to your workwear wardrobe with the Crimdon brogue in high shine patent leather. Or with sizes ranging from 3-9 send the kids back to school in lightweight shoes that won’t slow them down like the touch strap fastening Mila, the hard-wearing silhouette that are the perfect balance of practicality and style.

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Don’t just take our word for it!

Mummy blogger Michelle Pannell’s son JJ started wearing a pair of Hotter shoes for school in January. In her blog, MummyFromThe Heart, she wrote seven months later: “JJ’s Hotter shoes lasted him right to the end of the term and I’d be sending him back to school in them if it wasn’t for the fact that his feet have grown again!” .  Discover how our back to school shoes fared when JJ put them to the test..



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