thicker but more pliant than horsehide
His shoos kind of look like the Anthony Cleverley shape, but not as classy of course.
Yes, he looks much better, and his shoo game has picked up too. He has bought a bunch of new pairs lately, more chisel toes too.The King's looking sharp these days.
Looks like he's trying to look young impress the hip crowd and look good for girls. That's the initial impression l got. It's kind of working too, he looks more sporty now. Heck, he even wears a leather jacket and slick shoes now. It is possible he might be trying to impress somebody.