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Master craftsmen bespoke shoe course


About the Course

10 days of traditional bespoke shoe making (cement sole construction)
-learning to alter last for bespoke fit
-in-depth patterning making (any design you want!)
-clicking leather and closing with an industrial post bed machine
-traditional hand lasting of upper and lining to a soak and moulded texon midsole.
-corking, shanking and attaching randing
-soling with choice of soling materail, (6mm leather bend/ coloured Micro soling sheeting.) -hand made heel stacking and finishing, using industrial sanding machine/ glass and bees wax

If you will be redeeming a CraftCourses gift voucher on this course, the voucher code must be provided at the point of booking.

What's included in the price?

All materials are included unless you have something specific in mind that you want to bring.
If you are bringing a leather it needs to be between, 1mm-1.4mm.


Thomas Rowe at The parachute collective
27b Belfast Road Flat 11
N16 6UN
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Suitable for

  • Corporate days out & team building
  • Engagement, birthdays & anniversaries
  • Public transport
  • Romantic
  • Teenagers

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