Some elaborately welted shoes for a client.
A run of blue alligator oxfords for a store.
A handstitched apron front derby with alligator facings made using the replica Russian leather.
Two shoes made for an Australian client with Norvogese stitching.
A dark green suede and antiqued calfskin captoe sample in my showroom
Some classic models
Hand lasting and hand welting a Wingtip derby. I do not use a glued on linen feather on my shoes like most other makers. Mine are constructed like most bespoke shoes, with a hand carved feather from the insole stitched by hand to the upper and welt.
Making of a Wingtip derby upper.
A store ordered 60 pairs of alligator shoes…..
Some more photos from my showroom. A mix of classic models and lasts, to the more modern and avant garde.