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The Chukka Boot

Custom Made Chukka Boot in Dark Grey Flannel

The Chukka Boot is an ankle high boot with open lacing and two pairs of eyelets  While traditionally made of Leather or suede with a thin leather sole, you can find chukka boots in a wide variety ...

The New Full Punched Wholecut

The New Full Punched Wholecut

The New Full Punched Wholecut We are pleased to announce the introduction of the new “Full Punched” Wholecut pattern.  Bring On The Dapper Look Made from one single piece of leather, it features a ...

Introducing the New “Camo” Patina

Camo Hand Patina

Introducing the New “Camo” Patina We are glad to announce the introduction of the new Camo Patina, a new finishing texture for our Hand Painted Patina Workshop which extends our current offer of ...

The Art of Hand Patina Finishing

The Art of Hand Patina Finishing

The Art of Hand Patina Finishing You might have seen the word “patina” before, or maybe you have come across some amazing pictures on our Instagram account and wondered what is behind the scenes. ...

What is Burnishing on a pair of handmade shoes?

Hand burnished custom shoes

In shoemaking terminology, burnish is the term for adding an antiqued effect on leather shoes to create a variation in shades. The process of burnishing is meant to bring out the highs and ...

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