Finally we are at home! After New York Budapest seem to be a nice, calm, big village, with beautiful panorama and old buildings. If this would be the only profit (I mean see my city with someone other’s eye), it would worth to travel. New York is overwhelming. I think my student Matt said that… Read More
So, i finished 4 great courses here, then have some rest and now i am in Mariott’s frozen lobby (somehow Americans like to freeze rooms to 17 celsius, heating the streets with the heat they made with the aircondition), surfing in the net and writing a few more words. I net great people again! They… Read More
I just finished a great American steak in a TGI Friday restaurant, found a speedy connect, so I upload some pictures. I will write more about it soon.
Not if I never made as for myself – a monk strap. I have choosen a “new Budapest” last model, French Boxcalf and a traditional upper model, single (JR) sole. I will bring them to New York this week. And – finally (would you believe this about a bespoke maker?) I made a bespoke last… Read More
So this is the final product of the dark cognac wholecut.
I am in love with shoes. When I am ready with a bespoke order, I am always tempted to keep it, and let the customer wait (I never did I promise 🙂 ), but this time temptation was even stronger. This gentleman gave me a long, continuously expanding list about his demands, so I have… Read More
Oh yes – we also have a Men Shoe Course beside the very popular High Heel beauties. This time I wil bring a 2 eyelets, soft, pull-up, aniline dyed leather upper for the usual new-Budapest last. Work in progress
Many thing happens here – I can tell you, the shoemaker’s workshop is one of the most interesting place, except if your are not interested in footwear (is it possible?). 1. Zoltan’s cowboy shoes are ready. Crust leather, before finish The ready shoes and their proud maker (and owner)
This is my young nephew, spending his vacation in my workshop, making his first pair of shoes.. He wanted to have a cowboy shoe, so beside the work he does in the shop, I let him make it. Still far from finish, but to a good direction. He works in Koronya workshop, so the demands… Read More
The Course date is closer and closer and certainly there are some progress here. All the uppers are ready, and all the materials are ready to send. Let the pictures talk! uppers – waiting to the big trip and getting made to beautiful, sexy pumps. insoles and heel counters. Woman high heel needs special materials… Read More
Well, yes. From now I offer belt for the shoes from the same materials – 100% percent leather (no, the buckle is not. Sorry), and with the same passion in making. This is the first piece, but soon some more will come, with some more changed details.
A small teaser to the High Heel Course. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M_Pdw12FhWs&hl=en&fs=1&
I work on preparing the High Heel courses every day, so now I can show some result. The lasts are arrived… SEXY.. Isn’t it? Real high heel designed just for this course… And one model from the many you can choose… Cherry coloured patent leather. When I saw this leather in the shop I couldn’t… Read More
Here is the possibility to learn shoemaking in a few weeks: http://rosenbaumsny.com/summer09courses.html More details will come soon.
This is the other RTW model. 2 eyelets derby, bull leather, JR leather (sole, heel, toe puff, heel counter). Very soon available. Thanks for the patience again!
As I informed the audience – due to the huge interest, there will be more course. High Heel Course Date: August 16th-18th. Registration end: July 1st. 10 am. Pattern Making Course: A 3 – Day intensive Patternmaking and Design Course, Each student will produce 2 – 3 patterns. Bespoke uppers will be orderable at… Read More
Yes – believe or not, the first RTW is ready! Here you can follow how they are made: part 1. part 2. The upper is water buffalo – coming in 5 colours, heel counter, toe puff, sole, heel toplift are from Rendenbach. This is a real handmade piece as all of my shoes. Very… Read More
I have a great news: due to the big interest to my other courses, I will keep 2 extra course in August in NYC. High heel will be kept, but an additional “pattern making” and “basic and advanced shoemaking” course will be held. Details are coming soon.
Register here: http://www.rosenbaumsny.com/highheelshoemaking.html
What should I say? The picture will do that… Enjoy! 🙂
So finally the photos from friday and today – soonly this will be actual 🙂 A python printed balerina. Nothing special. Making woman shoes is fun and easy. I should stop before I get used to it. 🙂 Cherry coloured buffalo leather shoes prepared to welting. (tutorial comes soon about “how to make a perfect… Read More
This week was (and still) very busy. New orders (I feel shame, when I introduce the long waiting list to the new customers – but hopefully they feel reasonable to wait for a pair of Koronya shoes this much. Thanks God!) Something really amazing happened – I spent some time with my grandma – I… Read More
The balerina shoes Here are some pictures about the ready made product. Well, maybe this is not a traditional heel for a balerina shoe, but her doctor suggested this heel height, so I did something else too, which is not so usual: put a metal shank iron into it. Not just nice – healthy,… Read More
I got a beautiful young lady in my workshop not so long time ago (before I left to NYC) ordering a balerina. This is the process – the first steps at least. The insole will be covered by leather. Just design. I can tell you: not so easy to attach this wide leather without huge… Read More