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Popular articles:
Shoe care and shoe polishing – The complete guide
Guide – Care of cordovan
Guide – Shoe trees
Guide – Shoe brushes
In depth – Different polishing conditions

Picture special – “Full refurbishment”

The tip – Use removable insoles of the correct material
Report – Saphir factory visit

All articles about shoe care


Popular articles:
Guide – Shoe sizes
The tip – Stretch shoes yourself
In depth – RTW and fit
In depth – What affects how shoes are stretched, nr 2
In-depth – Feet changes

In-depth – How shoes crease
The tip – Fix loose loafers with tongue pads
In-depth – How pattern affect fit

All articles about fit


Popular articles:
Guide – Methods of shoe construction
In depth – Disassembly of shoes
Picture special – Comparison between Yohei Fukuda and Marquess
Guide – Toe shapes
Guide – Why shoes can be copied

Guide – Resoling and re-heeling
Picture special – The difference between Goodyear welted and hand welted

All articles about construction


Popular articles:
The tip – Use removable insoles of the correct material
News – New EU rules positive for the leather industry
Report – The Italian tannery Shell Cordovan
In-depth – How colours of leather vary
History – Shell cordovan

All articles about material


Popular posts:
Buyer’s guide – Hiro Yanagimachi
Buyer’s guide – Yohei Fukuda
Buyer’s guide – Main d’Or / Eiji Murata
Report – Gaziano & Girling bespoke, part 1
Report – Gaziano & Girling bespoke, part 2
Report – Gaziano & Girling bespoke, part 3

Report – Gaziano & Girling bespoke, part 4
Report – Gaziano & Girling bespoke, part 5
Report – Patrick Frei bespoke, part 1
Report – Main d’Or / Eiji Murata
Report – Alte Art

All articles about bespoke


Popular history articles:
History – The welted construction method
History – The lasting machine
History – Why brown shoes are so common
History – The split toe derby
History – Tassel loafers

History – The monk strap shoe
History – Crockett & Jones exhibition shoes from 1911 nr.2
History – Heels
History – Shell cordovan

All history articles


Here a bunch of articles good for those who are new in the quality shoe world are gathered


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Report from the London Super Trunk Show 2019
Report from the London Super Trunk Show 2018
Report from the London Super Trunk Show 2017

Report from the Shoegazing Super Trunk Show 2019
Report from the Shoegazing Super Trunk Show 2018
Report from the Shoegazing Super Trunk Show 2017
Report from the Shoegazing Super Trunk Show 2016
Report from the Shoegazing Super Trunk Show 2015

Report from the Amsterdam Super Trunk Show 2020


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Function
Manufacturing
Budget
Midrange
Premium
Cordovan
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Women’s shoes
Inspiration
Cobbler
Repair
Patina
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