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Cole Haan Howland Penny

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  • Luxurious penny loafer in the finest calfskin.
  • Genuine handsewn construction.
  • Fully lined with leather.
  • Rubber driver outsole for comfort and flexibility.
  • Measurements:
    • Heel Height: 14 in
    • Weight: 12 oz
  • Product measurements were taken using size 11, width D - Medium. Please note that measurements may vary by size.

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Fit Survey:

75% Felt true to size
  • 1% Full size too large
  • 7% Half size too Large
  • 75% True to size
  • 17% Half size too small
  • 1% Full size too small
65% Felt true to width
  • 65% Felt true to width
  • 34% Felt narrower than marked
  • 1% Felt wider than marked
67% Moderate arch support
  • 16% Excellent arch support
  • 67% Moderate arch support
  • 17% No arch support

Item Information

  • Video Description View the Video Description for this product! (Please note that the color shown in the video may no longer be available.)
  • Luxurious penny loafer in the finest calfskin.
  • Genuine handsewn construction.
  • Fully lined with leather.
  • Rubber driver outsole for comfort and flexibility.
  • Measurements:
    • Heel Height: 14 in
    • Weight: 12 oz
  • Product measurements were taken using size 11, width D - Medium. Please note that measurements may vary by size.
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Customer Reviews

Cole Haan Howland Penny

Average rating is 4 out of 5 from a total of 192 reviews.

Top Positive Review

15 people found this review helpful.

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So my boss pretty much hates on me 99% of the time. She hates if I am engaged in my work, or am just happy. It is so sad, for me, but especially for her, who has spent all her life in anger. And now more than ever, I've been walking, riding bikes and busing over to work, and more often than not, I am breathing easier knowing 1.) my future is unwritten and not determined by this negative person, and 2.) I've got these revolutionary comfortable and understated shoes between me and the ground. Since I have starting wearing these in, I have had to remind myself not to look like I feel this liberated about the above statements. :)

Read more » « Show less February 22, 2012 by Anonymous
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Top Critical Review

3 people found this review helpful.

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Looks like I'm one of the few dissenting opinions for this shoe. Let me say, I normally love Cole Haan loafers, I've bought 3 pairs over the last 2 years. I purchased this shoe based on the overwhelmingly positive reviews on Zappos and I am extremely disappointed. First off, the leather on this shoe looks plastic, like fake pleather (think sneakers) plastic. In addition, the leather is rigid and unforgiving. I've tried to break them in for a month, and still extremely painful to wear. Also, if you're considering buying these, you'll probably need a 1/2 to full size larger than what you would normally wear. I've been stretching this shoe constantly when I'm not wearing them and they still feel a 1/2 size too small and very narrow. I have normal feet and have never had a wideness issue with any other shoe. Also, if you're one of those people that likes to go sockless every now and then for comfort, do not buy these. I made that mistake and got blisters in 3 different locations on both my feet. I normally love Cole Haans, and will probably buy another pair next year, I just hope they improve on this model's shortcomings.

Read more » « Show less March 10, 2012 by David C
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Overall: Rated: 3 stars! Comfort: Rated:2 stars! Style: Rated:5 stars!
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I ordered this shoe for my husband. We are having a hard time finding a shoe in this style that is wide enough to fit his foot. He could not get his foot (normally a wide) into this shoe even though it was ordered as a wide.

I'd also recommend: Rockport

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  • - customer
  • from Louisville, KY
Overall: Rated: 5 stars! Comfort: Rated:5 stars! Style: Rated:5 stars!
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I love these shoes with one major exception, that being the rapid wear on the under side of the toe. Being a driver the protective sole does not extend far enough to the leading edge of the toe. If the toe wear issue could be solved by a minor redesign to add a little more wear resistance at the end of the toe, they would be my favorite shoes without a doubt.

  • - customer
  • from LaCrosse, WI
Overall: Rated: 5 stars! Comfort: Rated:4 stars! Style: Rated:5 stars!
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I love these loafers. They look great and the quality is excellent. The only reason I'm giving the comfort 4 stars is because they took a little bit of a breaking-in period. I'm a true size 11, owned loafers from other brands and normally do not wear socks with these types of shoes. After some blisters the first 2-3 times wearing these-they broke in extremely well and are the most comfortable loafers I've owned. Overall, these are excellent shoes.

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Moderate arch support

  • - customer
  • from Ft. Lauderdale, FL
Overall: Rated: 4 stars! Comfort: Rated:5 stars! Style: Rated:5 stars!
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These are great shoes, they are very comfortable! A word of caution, the nubs on the rear of the shoe tend to hang on certain types of fabric which can take out the hem of my slacks.

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Felt true to size

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Moderate arch support

  • - customer
  • from Nashville tn
Overall: Rated: 5 stars! Comfort: Rated:5 stars! Style: Rated:5 stars!
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Well constructed with good gripping soles even in wet conditions, these shoes are a great around the house slipper that also could go to a party.

I'd also recommend: My previous shoe of this kind was Bragano

Fit Survey

Runs Small

Runs Large

Felt a half size smaller than marked

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Runs Wide

Felt narrower than marked

Poor Support

Great Support

Moderate arch support

  • - customer
  • from Topeka, Kansas
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