ECCO believes that shoes should feel good right out of the box. That footwear should bring us closer to nature. To our nature. It was upon these beliefs that ECCO was founded in 1963. ECCO founder, Karl Toosbuy, believed quality leather was the key to comfort and style. And comfort and style the keys to a life well lived. From your first steps you take to the long walks through life, ECCO is with you every step of the way.