Initial impressions were good - I was a little unsure of the toe detail but the comfort was not in question. Size wise, I went for the 6 which equates to a 39 and one third (??) and they fitted perfectly with a trainer sock.
Did they meet the Boston brief? Defintely! They were worn on the journey to Boston (cue airport bathroom selfie)
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