Category Archives: Shoemaking

Bespoke Display Shoe

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Latest work of a Gladiator Oxford, calf and python leathers. Toe stiffener and side stiffeners

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Wholecut Oxford

 

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Seamless

Some recent work on a seamless wholecut ^before shine; v after shine   Finished a pair for a female client a while back but forgot to post! And coming soon is a black calf w/ python skin gladiator oxford, we … Continue reading

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Finished Shoe

Dark Brown Calf Wholecut with Sidelacing. English Welted and Navy Blue Waist + Sole Edge ^Outdoor defused lighting ^Outdoor direct sunlight ^Indoor defused lighting Enjoy how the colors change based on the lighting

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Closing the upper Lasting The first stitch. Extra lasting allowance for the waist but a bit much…

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Trial Fittings

Before I make a final shoe I make trial fitters to test the fit, shape, and pattern of the shoe. I make mine by using lower grade leathers and just doing cemented construction (no welts the uppers are only glued … Continue reading

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