Master Shoemakers: The Art and Soul of Bespoke Shoes (Connoisseur’s Edition)
The connoisseur's edition is limited to 30 pieces and includes a gift box for the book, a special book sleeve, and a limited edition 100% silk pocket square (measures 15.5" x 15.5") printed in Como, Italy and exclusively handsewn by Vanda Fine Clothing.
Master Shoemakers: The Art and Soul of Bespoke Shoes is a large-format photobook presenting eleven master shoemakers from England, France, Germany and Italy. Master Shoemakers is the first book of its kind to focus on the artistry of bespoke men’s shoes. Each chapter explores the personal stories and showcases the works of a renowned master shoemaker through 165 beautiful original photographs.
This book features master shoemakers Anthony Delos, Hidetaka Fukaya, Dimitri Gomez, George and Anthony Cleverley, Stefano Bemer, Benjamin Klemann, Emiko Matsuda of Foster & Sons, Saskia Wittmer, John Lobb Bootmakers, Roberto Ugolini and Tony Gaziano.
The author Gary Tok is a dear friend and client of ours, and we are delighted to finally see the results of his five-year journey in writing this book.
- Author: Gary Tok
- 256 pages
- 9.125" x 12.25" x 1"
- Published in September 2016
- ISBN: 978-988-77419-0-9