London born British shoe designer Michael Azu is a graduate of Cordwainers at London College of Fashion, UAL with an MA in Fashion Footwear. He had previously studied at the Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT) in New York after winning an international scholarship award in fashion design. Michael is a highly skilled shoe maker as well as a designer. He is involved in every aspect of the design cycle when creating beautiful footwear from selecting the materials through to designing the heel. Each piece is carefully developed in his studio in London and then expertly made by his factory in Italy to the highest standard.
Azu: ‘My passion is designing the most beautiful shoes which are unique and original.’