Custom made Bespoke shoes
Shoes are a very important leader. Elegant or sporty, trendy or classic, set us apart from others and personalize our clothing. The purchase of a shoe must be counterbalanced by its quality.
The aesthetic is certainly a key component in the choice of shoes, but also their portability should be carefully considered in the process of buying. A stunning model, be it designed for large retailers, do not, in fact, fit the feet of all. Its prefabricated shapes, designed to be suitable for all parameters in theory, but that often do not fit perfectly.
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A shoe too narrow or wide is not appropriate and may cause postural problems, with dependent localized pain in the back or the legs. In addition, they can generate annoying blisters or calluses on the foot, due to the foot rubbing against the shoe when walking.
The materials used for the production of these shoes are also very often of dubious quality, and in addition to breaking easily cannot favor the correct transpiration needed by the feet, which results in the proliferation of bacteria. The result = bad smell and fungal infections.
An excellent shoe for both the health and the aesthetic is certainly in the craft. Handmade shoes are daughters of a tradition of skilled craftsmen, quality materials, and stylish detailing.
Custom made shoe has interesting crafts and ancient history, running from thousands of years ago and through the ages. Since prehistoric times, man has tried to use what nature offered him to create prototypes of shoes that allow him to not walk barefoot. Egyptians, Gr, eks and Romans made sandals, while in the Middle Ages people were built autonomously hooves with recycled materials. It is in 1300 that fashion starts to seriously become interested in shoes, which by simple means to cover your feet become a kind of status symbol.
Talented craftsmen display their skills inventing new models that could make them famous in court. Since 1800, however, with the advent of industrialization, craft production has been relegated to a niche, giving way to mass distribution.
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Today the shoe craftsmanship is a luxury industry, offering products of the highest level and quality. The shoe craftsman is certainly not the cobbler that many imagine: he is a professional who thinks the use of new technologies and software to produce a shoe from start to finish without the aid of automated machines.
Crafted shoes are produced in small numbers for sale specific customers on request.
In this case, communication with the clients is critical to understanding their needs and preferences, that will lead to the production of tailor specific shoes for the client. The craftsman should have background knowledge of the finest materials. This will ensure that the final product is the daughter of extensive manual skills.
The purchase of an artisan shoe is, in conclusion, a real investment for the future. It is a product that will last over time , spanning the owner of the foot shod perfectly, and that in class and elegance will always win on industrial footwear.