…and still not the end of the new designs which are coming.. I might make a tutorial about it, if anyone interested in oxford patterns.. 😉 By the way we still have a few spots left to the courses. If they fill up we only make a waiting list. https://shoesandcraft.com/2013/01/06/courses-in-2013-summer/
This is something, what I teach in the first few classes. Almost the same for every pattern – raise the counter and move in 3-3 millimeters, but the leather can change that). The other line is for lining – a bit more in as that takes less material. After smoothing the curves I copy the… Read More
Somewhere a wingtip derby take a special place in our heart, reserved for those day, when we need a little attention to our footwear. this will get that for sure. Recently I met a famous fashion designer – we have regularly some of those at the college I work for – and I have seen… Read More
And yes… that is my computer in the background, what I use to write my post, answer your mails, etc. This shoe might be done in a few days, so this time I try to make some better pictures.
…but not a full post. So, recently I started to offer consultation for a few companies, which includes design, patterns, prototypes, some logistic and business tips. This needs some custom prototypes, which is possible if the shoe doesn’t have to be wearable, but my opinion is: the shoe should be wearable. Heels, like this (stilettos… Read More