Bespoke Derby Handsewn Opanka Shoes Course

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Bespoke Derby Handsewn Opanka Shoes Course

 

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 29 Step by Step Video Lessons

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Each Lessons Length:  between 45- 130 minutes

This is unique course on our platform for a several reasons, here is why!

In this shoemaking course we will make our shoes with only natural materials and we will customize our shoes for the best comfort.

What you will learn in this course:

  • Derby shoes pattern construction
  • How to customize your shoe last to fit you perfectly
  • HandSewn Opanka Sole
  • Veg tanned Insole making 
  • Veg tanned toe puffs & counters making 

Opanka sole overlaps the bottom of the shoe and sewn to the upper. 

  • Use opanka sole for any footwear type. 
  • Opanka soles is long lasting because of its shape and because it is hand sewn to the upper. 
  • Opanka sole creates extra flexibility. 
  • The opanka stitch secures the sole with upper, and lining without using any glue. 
  • Has beautiful handsewn look with the easiest hand stitched construction to learn. 

Customize Your Shoe Last 

  • I will teach you how to measure your feet correctly and how to customize your standard last to fit your feet perfectly.
  • We will be working with veg tanned leather.

Veg tanned toe puffs & counters making

Veg tanned toe puffs and counters will keep the shape of your shoes and protect you feet.

  • Natural Material , no toxic components. 
  • Easy to work with. 
  • I will teach you a unique technique how to make them solid but flexible ( where it needed) for maximum comfort. 
  • We will be using non toxic water based glue! 
  • You are NOT limited in time to attach the stiffeners ( unlike with other materials). 
  • I will teach you how to reach thin and invisible edges of your toe puffs and counters. It will guarantee good quality and beauty of your shoes. 
  • You can create the shape that you want using veg tanned toe puffs and counters. 
  • Veg tanned leather is easy to source material (unlike others). 

Veg tanned Insole making 

  • Easy to work with. 
  • Molded on your shoe lasts, so it will keep the curves of your feet. 
  • Most comfortable insoles. 
  • Solid and flexible. 
  • Veg tanned leather is long lasting material. ( unlike other materials that are sensitive to water) 
  • With veg tanned insoles you will create additional support for your arc zone and add more comfort to your feet. 
  • Veg tanned leather is easy to source material (unlike others). 

Bespoke Derby Shoes: Bespoke Derby Hand sewn Opanka Shoes Course 29

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Bespoke Derby Shoes This is your last shoemaking lesson of bespoke derby shoes course. In this lesson you will learn many new  shoe making techniques. You will learn how to

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Opanka Sole Sewing: Bespoke Derby Hand sewn Opanka Shoes Course 28

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Opanka Sole Sewing In this shoe making class you will learn Opanka sole sewing. First step is, to prepare the leather soles: cut and skive. Skiving is very important here , especially

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Pattern for Opanka Sole: Bespoke Derby Hand sewn Opanka Shoes Course 27

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Pattern for Opanka Sole In this shoemaking class you will learn how to make pattern for opanka sole. There are few types of opanka sole and you will learn how

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Derby Bottom Preparation

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Derby Bottom Preparation In this shoe making class you will make derby bottom preparation. That mean that you will learn how to make bottom of the lasted derby upper with

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Derby Lasting- Final step: Bespoke Derby Hand sewn Opanca Shoes Course 25

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Derby Lasting- Final step In the previous shoe making lesson your last step was attaching the toe puffs. Now, after it is dry you can move on to the next

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Derby Lasting-Step One. Bespoke Derby Hand sewn Opanka Shoes Course 24

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Derby lasting – step one In this shoemaking lesson you will learn derby lasting using leather stiffeners. You will learn in this derby lasting different order of work with different

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Finishing leather insoles

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Finishing leather insoles In this shoe making lesson we will make finishing of leather insoles. It is the final step of leather insoles making. You will learn how to make

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Reinforcement of leather insoles : Bespoke Derby Hand sewn Opanka Shoes Course 22

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Reinforcement of leather insoles In this shoe making lesson you will learn how to reinforce leather insoles. You already shaped leather insoles and now it is a time to reinforce

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Shaping of insoles arch support: Bespoke Derby Hand sewn Opanka Shoes 21

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Shaping of insoles arch support   In the previous shoe making lesson you molded the leather insoles on the lasts and cut extras everywhere except the arc zone. In this shoe making class

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Leather insoles molding: Bespoke Derby Hand sewn Opanka Shoes Course 20

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Leather Insoles Molding In this shoe making class you will learn leather insoles molding on the lasts. You will make leather insoles molding with allowance in the arch zone for

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Derby shoes Cutting/Assembling/ Sewing: Bespoke Derby Hand sewn Opanka Shoes Course 19

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Derby shoes Cutting,Assembling,Sewing In this shoe making lesson of derby shoes course you will learn cutting, assembling and sewing of derby shoes. You will learn the assembling order of derby

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Derby Stiffeners: Bespoke Derby Hand-sewn Opanka Shoes Course 18

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Derby Stiffeners In this shoe making lesson you will learn how to make reinforcement’s pattern for derby quarters and stiffeners pattern. The reinforcements of derby quarters are small details, but very important,

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Derby Lining Pattern Construction: Bespoke Derby Handsewn Opanka Shoes Course 17

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Derby Lining Pattern Construction In this making shoes lesson you will learn derby lining pattern construction. First thing that you will make is a basic lining pattern. Using this derby

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Derby Upper Pattern Making: Bespoke Derby Handsewn Opanka Shoes Course 16

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Derby Upper Pattern Making In this shoe making class you will learn derby upper pattern making. First step in this derby upper pattern making is to change curved line of

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Derby Basic Pattern Correction: Bespoke Derby Handsewn Opanca Shoes Course 15

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Derby Basic Pattern Correction After you transferred basic pattern from the last to cardboard you need to make few corrections to this basic pattern. In this shoe making class you

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Drawing Derby Shoes on the Last: Bespoke Derby Handsewn Opanca Shoes Course 14

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Drawing Derby Shoes on the Last In this shoe making class you will make drawing of Derby shoes on the last and make basic pattern of Derby. You will learn

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