Cork in Shoe making

Cork in Shoe making

Cork in shoe making is natural, irreplaceable and most commonly used the material. In this post, I will discuss this wonderful material, when and why we use it in shoe making. Personally, I use cork in shoe making frequently and you should too. Let’s see why?Cork qualitiesCork has few unique qualities that no other NATURAL material has.   *soft […]

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  • July 14, 2015

Foot measurement. Order the right shoe last !

Foot-measurement

Foot measurement and more important correct foot measurement is necessary to order the right shoe last to make your shoes. Recently I was asked again on facebook what is the correct foot measurement for shoe last. As I was asked this question repeatedly I thought it will be a good idea to write a post on how […]

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  • June 22, 2015

Lasting shoes. Where to start?

Lasting-shoes

You can create a good pattern and sew your shoes well, but it is very easy to fail in lasting shoes unless you know few important things about it. In this post, I will explain you, what should be your first step in lasting shoes and why it can be crucial to making beautiful and […]

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  • June 16, 2015

Pretty Ballerinas Pattern Making and What Makes Them Pretty?!

Pretty-Ballerinas pattern making

  Pretty Ballerinas Pattern MakingWho loves Pretty Ballerinas? You don’t have to answer that, I know you do.  Every beginner starts his journey in shoemaking craft by making his flat ballet shoes, and he should. I always guide beginners to start making their ballerinas first as it has the most basic pattern and other more complex […]

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  • June 4, 2015

Shoe Fair: What You Need To Know To Sell Your Shoes!

shoe-fair

Shoe  Fair  Subscribe To My Email List & Get More!  Thinking about attending a shoe fair /footwear trade show?   Did you design your first collection?   Maybe you plan to start your own footwear business? Are you thinking what to do next, how to expand? how to get buyers, customers for your footwear.   The […]

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  • May 18, 2015

Shoemaker Challenge: Basic and Upper Pattern

Shoemaker-Challenge

  Shoemaker ChallengeLast month we started our first shoemaker challenge and today we will have our first guest post by our own challenger. For me ,personally ,it was very important to run this shoemaker challenge as I was sure that I could learn more about what you are struggling with as a begginers in shoe making. […]

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  • April 9, 2015

Beginner Shoemaker Challenge

Beginner Shoemaker Challenge

Beginner Shoemaker ChallengeToday’s post will be all about upcoming “Beginner Shoemaker Challenge”. I am very excited about it and I have many reasons to be this way, because I will have another opportunity to help you  become  better shoemakers, specially to ones of you who are just getting started with this wonderful craft.  Just before […]

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  • March 16, 2015
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