19 Sep 2014

Zipper Boots

At the Workshop |

zipper-boots

stitching-detail

19 Sep 2014

Zipper Boots Construction

At the Workshop |

Here are some miscellaneous photos of the makingĀ of a pair of zipper boots.

crimping

lining

upper-sewing-vamp

upper-skiving

upper-fold-edge

upper-back-stay

upper-vamps

upper-sewing-back-stay

lining-upper

upper-lining-inserted

uppers

topline-sewing

insole-blocking

insole-channel

insole-awl

toe-puff

toe-puff-file

lasting

welt-stitching

heel-seat-stitch-full

heel-seat-stitching.hpg

sole-trim

sole-stitching

sole-close-channel

sole-rand

sole-heel-peg

sole-heel-build

heel-glass

sole-glassing

20 Aug 2014

Semi Brogue Derby

At the Workshop |

semi-brogue-derby

semi-brogue-derby-2

welt-detail

20 Aug 2014

Semi Brogue Derby Construction

At the Workshop |

Here are a few photos showing some of the process of making this pair of shoes.

last_starting

last-hack-saw

last-toe-shape

uppers-quarters-broguing

uppers-outers-pieces

uppers-quarters-construction

uppers-quarters-sewing

uppers-vamps-sewing

uppers-vamps-and-quarters

uppers-quarters

uppers-vamps

uppers-sewing-lining-outers

uppers-finished

insole-attach

insoles-blocking-example

insole-knife

insole-channel

insole-awl

heel-counter

before-lasting

toe-puff-lasting

toe-puffs

welt-stitching

welt-stitching-2

welt-trimming

welt-shank-cover

midsole-trim

midsole-stitching

midsole-closing-channel

sole-lap-stone

sole-attaching

sole-rand

heel-peg-awl

heel-peg-hammer

heel-top-lift

finishing-trim-welt

heel-finishing-hammer

finishing-sole-glass

finishing-heel-edge-paint

finishing-fudge-wheel

finishing-heel-iron

finishing-edge-iron

heel-seat-inner

welt-detail