J. Amesbury bespoke shoemaker.
Balint of Vienna
Barrett of Italy. Wonderful shoes
Mischa Bergshoeff, one of the best bespoke bootmakers in the Netherlands
Riccardo Freccia Bestetti, an Italian artisanal shoemaker.
van Bommel, a Dutch maker
Stefano Branchini Japanese version, lots of pix
Carmina aka Albaladejo
Carmina with pictures.
John Cornforth , a British bespoke maker in N. Yorkshire
Il Corno blu, a Japanese cobbler
Crockett & Jones
Crockett & Jones Paris
Anthony Delos Bottier, formerly of John Lobb Paris.
Dimitri Bottier, C&J Paris last & shoemaker's own site.
Perry Ercolino, PA-based bespoke shoemaker with appointments accepted in NYC.
Ducker & Son of UK, now made by Grenson according RJMan.
Donegan of France. Nice shoes at reasonable prices.
Gaziano & Girling, Tony Gaziano is formerly of Edward Green bespoke. Catalog, courtesy of Centipede.
Gentry Complex, a Japanese maker.
Guild of Crafts, a Japanese seller and maker of super high end hand-crafted shoes. Retail $3000 to $4000.
Kiton Shoes, click on "production" then "shoes" for shoe making process and click on "lines" then "shoes" for pix of shoes.
Klemann Shoes, a German cobbler.
Koronya, Budapest bespoke maker and SF member MarcellHUN.
John Lobb Paris
John Lobb St. James
The London Shoemaker
Alain Madec, a French maker.
Maftei of Vienna, RTW from â‚¬300, bespoke from â‚¬500.
Raymond Massaro, Paris bespoke maker.
Janne Melkersson, top Swedish custom shoemaker and also a fellow forum member. Extremely high quality bespoke and RTW shoes with attractive prices. He also offers shoemaking classes in a serene northern Swedish village.
Georg Materna of Vienna
J. P. Myhre, also a fellow forum member.
New & Lingwood, also sells online.
Pape, a Parisian maker and retailer.
Peron & Peron, an Italian shoemaker.
Ludwig Reiter, an Austrian shoemaker.
Scheer of Vienna
Schnieder Boots, Royal warrant holder, supplier of equestrian boots to the Royal Household and makers of "Jack Boots" to the Queen's Life-guards and Blues & Royal's
Koji Suzuki, a Japanese shoemaker, some of the most beautiful shoes I've ever seen.
Tanino Crisci Japan
James Taylor & Son
Vass. 46-page Catalog in pdf format. http://www.vass-cipo.hu/
E. Vogel, a shoe and bootmaker (equestrian) in Little Italy/Chinatown.
J M Weston
Alden of Carmel
Alden Shop of San Francisco
Armenak, a French retailer of JL, C&J and Santoni
Bennie's Shoes, Chris is a member of ours. Watchout for its upcoming Grenson Masterpiece sale!
Bodileys of Northampton, retailer of C&J and Sargent.
Bootsonline, an Aussie retailer specializes in boots and RH Williams products.
La Botte Chantilly, French retailer of C&J.
Edward Jones, a Japanese retailer, lots of EG & C&J pix. Currently EG is on sale.
Franco's, our own Ron Rider
Kokon, A Japanese retailer, lots of pix of Japanese-made high end shoes.
Lifegear Trading Post, a Japanese retail of high-end shoes, lots of pix.
Loding, a French shoemaker, incredible price â‚¬130 for a pair of Goodyear welted shoes.
Old Vic, a Japanese retailer
Pediwear, a British retailer
Plal, a Malaysian retailer, C&J Handgrade prices can't be beat.
Riflesso, a Tokyo clothier, check out Meccariello Shoes, absolutely beautiful.
Robert Old , for some rare C&J offerings.
Otsuka M-5, online shop for the Japanese maker.
Shipton & Heneage, selling rebadged C&J, Sargent, Yanko and others. Shipton & Heneage Paris, with some exotic designs.
Shoes International, a British retailer.
SW1 of Milan sells Italian-made British-inspired shoes.
UKism, a Japanese site for fine English clothing including C&J.
Upper, a French retail site. With C&J and Mantellassi.
Upper Shoes of Lyon, France carries Lobb, StefanoBi and Corthay.
Virtual Clothes Horse
Word Footwear Gallery, another Japanese retailer of the usual suspect JL, C&J, Santoni, Mantellassi and some more obscure brands.
The Shoemart of Norwalk, CT. The only known Alden seconds outlet in the world. Alden also produces some models exclusively for this store. The site doesn't list any Alden seconds, you must visit or call the store to purchase Alden seconds. Additional 10% off during their semi-annual sale.
Skyvalet of D.C. carries Edward Green, Alden, Weston and Yanko. The site has many pictures of the shoes the store carries. It is currently clearing its Vass stocks at 20% off.
Picture blog of Edward Green bespoke by Tony Gaziano.
TimelessRider's shoe porn picture blog, Part 1of 3 (dial-up warning), Part 2 of 3, part 3 of 3 and still growing! Tons & tons of pictures he scouted in various auction and shoe sites. Bravo, TR!
Jun Kuwana's, arguably the best porn site.
Jun Kuwana's bespoke , with to-die-for shoes. One of the best.
souliers.net, A French porn site and its sub-menu. Lots of pics, they are being re-posted on this forum by Georges5.
Japanese porn, tons of pix.
Japanese porn specialized in British vintage shoes
More Japanese porn
Another Japanese porn
Another Japanese porn , specialized in English shoes.
Centipede, an incredible Japanese site from our own member Centipede, rivaling June Kuwana's. Hidden in the same site, a rare Edward Green catalog, Anthony Cleverley portfolio page 1 and page 2, real treasures.
Another excellent Japanese porn site with plenty of pix of Ugolini.
Some examples of works from Japanese makers: Yamacho 2, Hiro Yanagimachi 2, otsuka M-5.
A Japanese site devoted to bespoke shoes with Maxwell, Arcando Milano, EG for Flusser (707 last), Stefano Bemer, Tuczek, Corthay, both Cleverlys, Ethos Club, Benjamin Klemann, Jason Amesbury, Foster & Son, Balint, Materna, a whole slew of Polish bespoke makers, and Golden Shoe Hokkaido. "It's a bit difficult to navigate since it is apparently only possible to link to the main page. From the main menu select the 4th, 5th, and 6th entries and then from each of those use the menu scrolling on the left hand side."
Cowboy Boots site
Cordwainer Guild, an organization for cobblers with message board, pictures and discussions of different techniques.
Daily Shoes, a German site devoted to shoes.
History of boots, from Curtin Univ. of Australia.
Union Works , a Japanese shoe repair shop specialized in high-end shoes.
Online Shoe Museum
Shoe discussion forum, an Italian site.
Italian shoe manufacturer directory, from a Japanese site.
Snug Shoe School, a Japanese shoe making school.