G.H. Bass & Co. is an historic Maine-based company dating back to 1879, when it was first established by Mr. George Henry Bass. The company is renowned for pioneering the world's first penny loafer, the 'Weejuns', a Norwegian styled shoe dreamt up in 1936. Since that time, the revolutionary brand has remained at the forefront of luxury American footwear. Still bench-crafted, hand-stitched and expertly conceived, G.H. Bass & Co. boots channel the timeless style and elegance of the well-loved company. You'll find a line of stunning suede desert boots in simple, muted colorways, alongside hard-working combat boots and elegant patent dress shoes ideal for a smart professional closet.