How to finish your shoe sole [Shoemaking Tutorial]

finish shoe sole

How to finish your shoe sole [Shoemaking Tutorial] How to finish your shoe sole- is one of the most common questions I got from you, beginners in shoemaking. Yes, the look of the shoe sole influences a lot on the entire look of your shoes and you need to know how to do it properly. In shoemaking […]

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  • June 20, 2019

How to work with celastic material in shoemaking?

celastic material for shoemaking

How to work with celastic material in shoemaking? How to work with celastic material in shoemaking is the theme of this post but let ask first what is a celastic material and why we need it in shoemaking? Celastic material is a non-woven chemical sheet that becomes moldable when it activated with solvent. When it dries […]

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  • June 13, 2019

How to Find The Joint Line in Shoemaking?

How to find the join line in shoemaking

How to find the joint line in shoemaking? If you will ask me what is the most important parameter, measurement, line in pattern making and shoemaking, I will tell you without thinking too much that it is the joint line in shoemaking! Now, what is the joint line?The joint line is the line that passes […]

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  • June 6, 2019

How to Make Shoe Welt

shoe welt and awl for shoe making

How to make shoe welt [Shoemaking Class]  How to make a shoe welt in handmade shoes is the subject of this shoemaking blog post. There are many ways of the shoe welt making because each shoe maker during his work developed his own approach on how to make a shoe welt.  All these approaches have many […]

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  • May 30, 2019

Why You Should Use Minimum Nails in Lasting of the Shoe Toe?


Why You should Use Minimum Nails in Lasting of the Shoe Toe? You must know that there are different approaches to the lasting process. Each approach depends on the materials you work within shoemaking and it depends on the shoe type as well. That’s is why in different courses of my 1 Year Shoemaking Pro I […]

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  • May 16, 2019

Steel Shanks In the Insoles Construction

 Steel Shanks In the Insoles Construction Steel shanks in the insoles construction one of the most important and integral parts. Steel shanks give needed support to your feet in the arch zone! I want to say you even more, without steel shanks you can’t make shoes with high heels! If you will not use steel shanks during insole […]

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  • May 9, 2019