Making shoes with minimum shoe making supplies in 2019

minimum shoe making supplies

How you can make shoes with minimum shoe making supplies is one of the first questions you ask me. Working with minimum shoe making supplies for a beginner in shoemaking is so important. In this post, I will teach a shoemaking technique you can use to make shoes, if you don’t have all the supplies […]

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  • August 29, 2019

Shoe Last [Definitive Guide in 2019]

shoe last

Shoe last is the form that shoemakers use in shoe molding and it is the anatomical “copy” of our feet. Shoe last comes in different forms, shapes and are made from different materials. Shoe last is used only in shoe making.

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  • August 28, 2019

How To Make sandals elegant straps

shoemaker hammer and straps for sandals

Sandals straps tutorial. Vol 2: Making of Narrow Elegant sandals straps How to make sandals with elegant straps is must know shoemaking technique because you will be able to make elegant sandals.  Making of narrow elegant sandals straps (the second type of the sandal straps) is absolutely different process than making of any other sandals […]

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  • August 22, 2019

Types of sandal straps in shoemaking

Shoemaker hammer on shoe design

Sandals straps tutorial. Vol 1: Types of sandal straps in shoemaking Sandals, in general, are one of the simplest footwear types in shoemaking. It is a simple type because its upper consists in most cases from the straps.  It doesn’t mean that you can do it without any previous knowledge but comparing with other footwear types […]

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  • August 15, 2019

How To Fold a Shoe Upper?! Shoemaking steps

folded shoe upper in shoemaking

How To Fold a Shoe Upper?![Making of Shoes]Shoemaking steps are very important in the enoter process. It  actually, every step in shoemaking is very important and influences on the next one.  So let’s learn shoemaking the right way! In the last few posts, I taught you 2 important  shoemaking steps that go one after another. Let’s repeat what […]

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  • August 8, 2019

How to Reinforce the Shoe Top-line in Shoemaking

upper leather for reinforcement

How to Reinforce the Shoe Top-line in Shoemaking?!Every step in shoemaking is very important and influences on the next one. So let’s learn shoemaking the right way! In shoemaking we need to reinforce certain parts of the upper with special shoe making reinforcement tape. Today I want to talk with you about reinforcement of the shoe top line […]

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  • August 2, 2019

How to Skive Leather in Shoemaking?!

Shoemaker knife and leather for shoes

How to Skive Leather in Shoemaking?! Every step in shoemaking is very important and influences on the next one.So let’s learn shoemaking the right way! Skiving It is one of the most complicated tasks for beginners in shoemaking because the good results comes from practice and knowledge about this technique. In this post I want […]

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  • July 25, 2019

How to Cut Leather for Shoes

Leather cuts for shoe upper

How to Cut Leather for Shoes Correctly?!Every shoemaking post I can start with the same phrase: every step in shoemaking is very important and influences on the next one! It is really an axiom of shoemaking!  How to cut shoe leather parts  – is one of the important steps in shoemaking! Although it may seem that […]

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  • July 18, 2019