My Elves


A shoemaker friend asked me: Are you crazy? You educate your competitors? Yes, I do. 🙂 First: Shoemaking is not just about competitions. It is an art, which deserve to survive.. and: I enjoy it. I don’t think that the market is not big enough to provide orders for many more makers. And finally: if… Read More

Students in the workshop


When I started making shoes, I never realised that one day someone will consider to learn from me. I am also a student, learning everyday something new about shoes, still curious like a child about leathers, chemicals, techniques… On the other hand, I am one of the last “mohicans”. One of the very less people,… Read More