It’s that time of year again! Time to ditch those winter shoes and look for something more suited for the hot weather. But what are the best deck shoes in 2017? A good deck shoe should be comfortable, practical and built using quality materials. They should also look good!
In this helpful guide, we will bring you our top picks to help you pick your next great pair of boating shoes.
BEST LADIES DECK SHOES
HENRI LLOYD SHORE LADIES DECK SHOE
This stylish looking boat shoe is available in UK sizes 3 to 7. They have been hand crafted with full grain leathers. These moccasins are 2 eye with a full lace system. The non-marking, non-slip rubber outsole has excellent tread. Choose from Brown Nubuck or Sky Blue and White.
Dubarry Hawaii Moccasins Deck Shoe
These fashionable ladies’ moccasins are a versatile footwear staple. They are slip-on, hand sewed and water resistant. The saddle of the shoe has a unique folded leather design. Available in Blue or Denim & Red, these boat shoes are made from genuine leathers. Sizes are from UK 4 to 7.5. There is a full length EVA footbed that is covered with Dubarry’s signature Port and Starboard flash details.
Dubarry Santorini Womens Deck Shoe
The Santorini is a slip-on, loafer style deck shoe. Ideal for both on and off shore, this shoe is made from genuine dryfast, drysoft leather. There is classic Dubarry branding on the outsole and leather upper. The outsole is non-slip and non-marking - ideal for superior grip in wet conditions. Available in Coral, Mustard or Tan and in UK sizes 3.5 to 7.5.
Dubarry Auckland Moccasins Womens Deck Shoe
The Auckland combines traditional styling that is perfect for onshore wear, with practical features that are essential for offshore wear. They are extremely versatile and compliment all styles of women’s clothing. These deck shoes are made from a combination of water resistant leather and oiled nubuck and printed leathers. The eyelets are non-corrosive and there is Dubarry’s signature flash of detail port and starboard colours. These shoes are available in denim/tan colour and in sizes UK 3.5 to 8.
BEST MEN'S DECK SHOES
HENRI LLOYD SOLENT DECK SHOE
This european produced shoe is a 3 eye design that is ideal for onboard and onshore life. The Solent also features a full tanned leather lace system with rustproof eyelets. There is a choice of colours and sizes.
Dubarry Regatta Men’s Deck Shoe
Made from a combination of water resistant nubuck, leather and fabric, the Regatta provides superior traction, lateral stability, flexibility and durability. The modern construction reduces overall weight by 15%. There is Dubarry’s distinctive port and starboard coloured flash detail. Available in a choice of colours and sizes.
Dubarry Commodore X LT Deck Shoes
The Commodore features genuine Dubarry’s DryFast, DrySoft leather. They are extra lightweight and have a shock absorbing sole. The outsole is non-slip, non-marking with superior grip in wet conditions. The eyelets are non-corrosive and there is a 3 eye tie with full leather lace. Available in EU sizes 40-47 and in a choice of colours.
Dubarry Sailmaker X LT Deck Shoes
These Sailmaker Deck Shoes boast soles that are 3 times lighter than normal. Featuring Extralight technology, you can be as light as a feather on your feet, whilst being ultra comfortable. They have a water resistant finish and combine traditional styling with practical features. With a choice of 4 colours and various sizes, these Sailmaker deck shoes are an ideal addition to your marine wardrobe.