Posts Tagged ‘shoemaker’

Joseph Cheaney store by Checkland Kindleysides, London – UK

March 13th, 2017

You only have to see first-hand the incredible skill, attention to detail and passion involved in making a pair of Cheaney shoes, to realise it truly is an art. Checkland Kindleysides have captured this spirit in a beautifully analogue experience that honours the process of handcrafted luxury.

Santoni flagship boutique by Patricia Urquiola, Milan

July 17th, 2013

A modular grid of brass display units lines the store, made from brass that has been etched and brushed for extra tactility in a nod to the footwear purveyor’s emphasis on craftsmanship. Meanwhile, bronzed glass brings in warmth to the two different volumes – dedicated to men’s and women’s collections – as does polished walnut panelling.

Bread & Butter Berlin 2013 Winter – RED WING SHOES

March 22nd, 2013

Red Wing Shoes was founded by Charles Beckman, a German immigrant who arrived in America in the late 19th century. When Beckman was 17 years old, he got off the train at Red Wing and found employment at a local leather factory.