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The Holepunch Sidewalk Skimmer
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The Holepunch Sidewalk Skimmer
The Holepunch Sidewalk Skimmer
Product Details
A true shoe icon. These sharply shaped flats are made from incredibly luxe leather and have the coolest hole-punch effect. You can wear them for miles and miles—and never get tired of their chic Parisian-girl charm. Please note: When you select your size below, "H" equals a half size.
  • 1/4" rubber heel.
  • Leather upper and lining.
  • Man-made sole.
  • Import.
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The Holepunch Sidewalk Skimmer

The Holepunch Sidewalk Skimmer is rated 4.2 out of 5 by 51.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Cute and comfy Didn't need breaking in, very supple leather, true to size. Love these shoes. Bought in the tan color as a great, versatile neutral shoe, but am considering buying another pair in the red!
Date published: 2013-07-11
Rated 5 out of 5 by from best shoe for everyday! this is really good leather. it will feel a bit hard when you start wearing them but they get softer over time – then they are perfect! (Just like a good leather bag looks better and better the more you use it.)
Date published: 2013-07-08
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great basic shoe I purchased these at the store in Red, and online in Black. They are the perfect, classic, pointed toe flat. My only issue, is that I have gotten blisters from both pairs, but I suspect that once I break them in, that will no longer be an issue. I tend to get blisters easily, so I can't really blame the shoes. I highly recommend them. They are a perfect Spring, Summer and Fall shoe (and Winter, if you don't live in a cold climate).
Date published: 2013-07-04
Rated 5 out of 5 by from great this is my third pair of madewell flats and second holepunch skimmer and I absolutely love them. These flats have an orange undertone vs an blue one. I took my usual size 9 and they are very comfortable. Highly recommend if you're looking for a great ballet flats!
Date published: 2013-06-30
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Lots of compliments I've only had the chance to wear these once and received so many compliments on them. They are very versatile and will be more comfortable after a couple of wears.
Date published: 2013-06-18
Rated 5 out of 5 by from great, great pair of shoes I would have given "comfort" 5 stars but the back of my heels were sore while trying to break these in. otherwise these are a fantastic pair of well-made shoes. definitely a good price for what you get considering you can get cheaper, poorly made shoes for the same price.
Date published: 2013-06-06
Rated 5 out of 5 by from love! I love the look of these even though they gape slightly when I walk...I have narrow feet though.
Date published: 2013-05-30
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great flats! For years, I've been buying cheap flats that basically melt in the rain and never last more than 3 months even if I'm careful with them. I finally decided to go ahead and purchase a slightly pricier pair, and thus far I've been really happy with them. The "burnt sienna" color is a perfect neutral tan/brown. I wore them to a conference right after I bought them, and they proved comfortable almost immediately; the sole actually feels like it has some substance, and the leather gradually molds to your feet. If these hold up for a couple years, I'd definitely say they're a great value, but we'll have to see. If they're still in good shape by the end of the summer, I'll probably buy another pair of Madewell skimmer flats in black in the fall.
Date published: 2013-05-16
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Fun and fabulous!!! I bought these shoes in red. Love the color. Not too bold but definitely pop. I've gotten tons of compliments already. Really good quality. My only complaint is that they dug into the back of my heel. Fortunately it only required a little 'fix'. I inserted some of those pads along the back of the shoe and now they feel like a dream! Very happy! Fit TTS.
Date published: 2013-05-04
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Slightly cushioned Great flat, with slight foot bed cushion. Makes for great daylong wear.
Date published: 2013-04-23
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