Shoe Construction Part 2

Shoe Construction Part 2

This article is the second part of the Shoe Construction series, of which Part 1 can be found here: https://www.weltedshoes.com.au/shoe-construction/ Blake Rapid As the name implies, Blake Rapid construction is very similar to Blake construction. The difference? A Rapid stitch on the outside of the shoe connects the midsole (which would normally be an outsole…

Shoe Construction Part 1

Shoe Construction Part 1

This is the first part of a Shoe Construction series. The second part can be found here: https://www.weltedshoes.com.au/shoe-construction-part-2/ A lot of people own shoes without having paid a second thought about how they were made. Shoe companies know this and exploit many ignorant customers with buzzwords such as “handmade” or “made in Italy”. The term…