Category Archives for "Shoemaking Blog"

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

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