Nails You Need To Use In Shoemaking

Nails in shoemaking

Nails You Need To Use In Shoemaking In shoemaking there are different tools and materials to work with. In my 1 Year Shoemaking Program I teach how to make shoes with minimum set of shoemaking tools because you really don’t need to have all shoemaking tools to get started.   So one of the most needed […]

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  • April 18, 2019

Best leather types for-beginners in shoemaking

Beginner in shoemaking

Best leather types to work with for beginners in shoemaking In this video tutorial I mentioned the types of leather that I recommend for you as a beginner in shoemaking. You can try your luck and ignore my suggestions but this kind of frustration can break your desire and passion.  Choose wisely. I already gave you […]

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  • April 11, 2019

Shoe Pattern: Basic pattern is important!


  In this shoemaking post, I will explain to you why the shoe basic pattern is important in shoemaking, what is basic shoe pattern and what types of basic pattern exist in shoemaking.  I dedicate a lot of time to the explanation about the basic pattern in each of my shoe making course.   Now, let’s start from […]

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  • March 21, 2019

Lining pattern in shoemaking

lining pattern ready in hand

Lining pattern in shoemaking Lining pattern in shoemaking is one of the most important but underestimated shoe details. Most of shoemakers don’t pay attention too much to this inner details of the shoes, but they really should.That’s why in each of  my shoemaking courses I make a full lesson ( 45- 60 min length) devoted just […]

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  • March 15, 2019

Pattern Making for Shoe Straps With Buckles

making shoe leather strap for shoes

Pattern making  for shoe straps with buckles [Updated- with part 2] In shoemaking there are few types of fastening that you can use in making your own shoes: Laces Zips Buckles Velcro tape  (used mostly in the comfort and kid’s shoes) The fastening element in shoes is very important, it allows you to open and […]

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  • March 7, 2019

Hidden Seam in Shoemaking

Hidden seam in shoemaking and shoemaker who does it well

Hidden seam in shoemaking Hidden seam in shoemaking is all about skills and experience. In shoemaking there are many different techniques in making shoes and how you will make your shoes depends on the knowledge that you have. One shoe type can be made with different heels, shoe soles, insoles, decorative elements, finishing- all these it’s […]

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  • February 28, 2019