An interview with Jesper Ingevaldsson (Shoegazing) (II) it’s always a bit special getting something that you’ve never had before
An interview with Jesper Ingevaldsson (Shoegazing) (I) I bought a pair of Loake 1880 Aldwych in dark brown, and since then I’ve been hooked
Various shoes – the estate of Douglas Fairbanks, Jr. (auctioned in September 13, 2011 by Doyle New York)
Mario Bemer (II) "Our shoe was created for a man who wishes to be distinguished without being ostentatious"
Mario Bemer (I) " I have always felt that I had a moral duty to continue along the path that Stefano and I had carried on for over 30 years."
Antonio Torres (Massimo Ferrari) II ...extracting that beauty and refining it to luxury western standards
Antonio Torres (Massimo Ferrari) I Our group has decided to rebrand the name Massimo Ferrari to Antonio De Torres in this coming 2015.
Hiro Yanagimachi (I) "... the most suitable means for me to express myself and connect to other people."
Daniel Porcelli (Cobbler Union) I "What if we can give true shoe aficionados the opportunity to buy bespoke-inspired luxury shoes at an affordable price?"
Lee Miller (TexasTraditions) II "I do feel the sense of pride in doing something as well as I can, but knowing that I still have so much to learn"
Dan Costache (the urban ties) II "the secret is to balance the two directions (the british one – more conservative and the italian direction –defined by “sprezzatura”)"
Shopping in Bucharest (IX) – Dan Coma – Museum "Nothing is ever really lost to us as long as we remember it"
Benedikt Fries (Shibumi Handmade Ties) "...I don’t mind what God will say, as long as he wears a Shibumi tie."
Daniele Marini (Calzature Marini) "...most of the magic happens thanks to skilled and trained hands"
Reto Zimmermann (Zimmermann&Kim) Cigars, High-end Single Malt Scotch & Shoes ... Saint Crispin's Trunk Show.
Chay Cooper (Wildsmith) "We intend for Wildsmith once again to become the most innovative shoe company."
Gouillaume Gonin and Nicolas Maistriaux (Clairvoy) "Our shoes have to answer the different technical constraint met by the artists on stage"
Gianni Cerutti (Passaggio Cravatte) We are the only ones who make their ties only with custom vintage fabrics
Paul Cleasby (Abbeyhorn) "To transform a raw horn into a beautiful shoehorn, takes a lot of skill and few people have the “eye” to do this"
John Hunter Lobb "It has been called the 'gentle craft' and it is satisfying work to be involved in"
Justin FitzPatrick "I have been very fortunate enough to have spent a decent amount of time with Tony Gaziano and even more so, have one of my lasts (from my RTW collection) been created by him..."
Massimiliano Bresciani "In our continuous quest for the finest yarns, we are developing our vicuna sock since 18 months ago"
Radu Morariu (Maftei Shoemaker) Eu si pantofii traim o continua poveste de dragoste – I live a perpetual love-affair with shoes "
Jan Petter Myhre "The customer should always ask himself: How will these shoes look like, or feel after 5 years or 10 years? This is the key for a good relationship with your shoes and shoemaker. "
German Fagliano (Casa Fagliano) "We have in our workshop a pair of 80 years old country boots still in perfect shape"
Matthias Vickermann "We provide a service to our clients, which means that they tell us what they want"
Juliano Lopes – Visual Artist "I had to capture the spirit of the shoemaker work and try to put this in details"
Richard Edgecliffe – Johnson (Foster & Son) "We think that today’s shoe buyer is looking to invest in long-lasting classic shoes and people are becoming more discerning about their footwear"
Nicholas Cooper (Stamp Shoes) "I think that it is important to always respect the past while also doing something new."
Masaru Okuyama ”I wanted to try something I truly love and live with it. The only answer I had was Shoes”
Pierre Corthay "The idea for the model Arca came to me as I was looking for something simple. This can be summarized in three essential words “less is more”
Michael Rollig (Zonkey Boot) "Our future is bright as long as we make outstanding shoes and let open minded people all over the world know what we are doing""
Phillip Car (Saint Crispin’s) "Our business model is based on the single pair order which allows us to respond to the full request of our customers"
Valentin Frunza "Stilul meu este în formare şi un aport în acest sens va fi adus şi de gusturile clienţilor mei"
Gian Luca Bocache (Bocache & Salvucci) "Ne iubim in mod egal toti pantofii creati. Sunt ca si copii nostrii, nu putem face diferente"
Tony Gaziano (Gaziano & Girling) "Our factory made shoes are so good and have so many handmade features they look better than most bespoke"
Alexander Nurulaeff Once you try the difference of a pair of shoes treated by Dandy Shoe Care, you'll never accept anything less!
Ricardo Bestetti Am inceput din pasiune, iubesc pantofii si ii doream de mic copil chiar daca erau mari.
Bernhard Roetzel The style of real gentlemen doesn't change much but there is just so few of them nowadays.
Justin FitzPatrick My name is Justin FitzPatrick, AKA "The ShoeSnob", and I am a 28 year old American male,