Leathercraft: A Timeless Tradition
Today, we’re taking a look at a time honored tradition that dates back to an ancient age, but has never gone out of style: leather crafting. Nowadays, we often see leather when we look at our shoes, wallets, belts, and purses. Leather is so common that we forget it has been part of our history since before 50,000 BC.
Shoe Tapes Will Strut Their Stuff in 2017
New York’s Fashion Week came and went last September, but another is only months away. Between now and February 2017, designers will be hard at work creating fabulous, unprecedented kicks that are sure to steal the spotlight as models hit the catwalk. Shoemakers hunting down the materials and accessories for tomorrow’s footwear, however, will need […]
Keeping Stride: How Adhesive Tapes Support Modern Shoemaking
No ensemble is complete without the right pair of shoes, and nobody knows that better than Americans. U.S. consumers purchased an average of between seven and eight pairs of shoes each in 2013, according to a recent report from the American Apparel and Footwear Association…