Future. The ultimate vegan sneakers.

The ultimate vegan sneakers by Joline Jolink. Completely cruelty-free and really comfortable. Composed with care from sustainable materials. The footbed is made from recycled cork and offers optimal support and comfort. The beautiful colors: red/antique pink/black or blue/cognac/grey combine endlessly. The sneakers come with two color laces to alternate. Joline JolinkDutch fashion designer Joline Jolink launched her own label in...

Shoes Have Names

Shelter has joined forces with conceptual fashion designer Jo Cope for the ‘Shoes Have Names’ art exhibition. As part of London Craft Week, the free exhibition will be held at the charity’s flagship ‘Boutique by Shelter’ shop in Coal Drops Yard (CDY), between 30 September and 7 October 2020 and online at www.shoeshavenames.com  The show features a collection of handmade artworks...

Ready to go! Shoes emotionalize – extended

The exhibition, on show from November 15 2019 till January 17 2021, is conceived as a tour of the cultural and social history of footwear. Featuring some 500 pairs of shoes, it focuses on the emotions that different types of footwear can arouse. Shoes, when used as a status symbol, have meanings that embrace not only the wearer but also...

Exhibition HOUT Couture

The Wooden Shoes museum is closed April 2020 because of COVID-19. We’ll keep you posted on the reopening date. Follow Klompenmuseum for more information. In 2020 the International Clog Museum in Eelde, The Netherlands is celebrating its 30th anniversary and the museum celebrates with a special exhibition called HOUT (WOOD) Couture. Haute Couture is usually clothing, however here it’s the...

Christian Louboutin : L’Exhibition[nist]

From February 26 till July 26 2020, the Palais de la Porte Dorée in Paris will present a major exhibition devoted to the work and creativity of Christian Louboutin, the internationally renowned footwear designer and key figure in the fashion world. Designed as an invitation to discover Christian Louboutin’s rich universe, the exhibition will explore every facet of his multi-referential...

Craft The Leather exhibition at Lineapelle

Happy and honoured to be part of the jury again for Craft The Leather 2019. I was very fortunate to meet and join this group of talented designers at their workshop week in San Miniato, Italy last May. Genuine Italian Vegetable-Tanned Leather Consortium will be present at Lineapelle, the international exhibition of leathers, accessories, components and much more. An event that every...

‘Cinderella’, a new luxury plus-size heel capsule collection aims to disrupt traditional footwear industry.

Cinderella, a designer collection of statement evening footwear which clashes boundaries between gender and manufacturing stereotypes. Fascinated with the magic transformation of Cinderella along with lack of such articles on the market, led Czech designer and entrepreneur Karin Onderková to rethink shoes regardless of gender to audiences who are seeking an aesthetic, traditionally seen as feminine. A gender-bending alternative which...

365 Days of Shoes – Workman Calendars 2020

For shoe lovers the fabulous shoe calendars are a must. Inspired by Linda O’Keeffe’s international bestseller, a yearlong ode to the chic, the elegant, the sexy, the minimalist, the over-the-top shoes by top designers Stuart Weitzman, Jerome C. Rousseau and Manolo Blahnik along with vintage pieces and a wide variety of extraordinary shoes from the Virtual Shoe Museum collection. 365...

Vienna Crazy Shoe Award 2020

The Vienna State Guild of shoemakers and orthopedic shoemakers, will hand out the ‘The Crazy Shoe Award 2020’ in Vienna May 13 2020. Europe sure needs more crazy shoes, so you (when based in Europe) are invited to join the competition and send in your registration form until March 2 2020. Conditions for participation OrganizerVienna State Guild of shoemakers. Purpose...

Volker Hinz (1947–2019)

This october the ‘star’ photographer Volker Hinz sadly passed away after a serious illness. For his pictures of celebrities, he received awards such as the World Press Photo Award. Early in his career he became known for his political reportage and travel stories, later his portraits of artists, authors, fashion designers, sports men and politicians were better known. In 2017...


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