This is the quintessential Corthay shoe: simple, sleek, and painstakingly detailed. The Arca is surprisingly versatile while remaining highly distinctive.The Arca is the “quintessential” Corthay shoe, sleek and sexy, so simple it hurts. If you’re looking for something special, something unique than look no further your search is over. If you haven’t owned an Arca you don’t know what you’re missing. At Corthay manufacture, craftsmen work hard with conviction, day in and day out, focused on crafting the finest shoes. And when the engines are run down, they fix them themselves, and keep them well looked after, as if they are a member of the family.