Italian Footwear Academy Courses

Sep 23, 2022

Terminology of the Last – 2/4

The high heel last will have a different terminology due to .. Read More

Sep 16, 2022

Terminology of the Last – 1/4

The terminology of the last is important because each specif.. Read More

Aug 05, 2022

BASIC-Ankle boot vs Short boots vs Knee boots

The difference between different types of boots depends on t.. Read More

Jul 29, 2022

BASIC-Loafer vs Moccasin

The difference between a loafer and a moccasin can be quite .. Read More

Jul 18, 2022

BASIC – Shoe Categories – DERBY vs OXFORD

In order to categorize a shoe, we must look at the upper, th.. Read More

Jul 12, 2022

BASIC – Shoe Categories – Pumps

In order to categorize a shoe, we must look at the upper, th.. Read More

Jul 01, 2022

BASIC-Various shoe construction

As we explained in our previous lesson, there are various wa.. Read More

Jun 24, 2022

BASIC-The shoe construction

There are various ways to construct a shoe and each one is g.. Read More

Jun 17, 2022

BASIC-Want to know your Real shoe size?

Often, we struggle with various numbers printed on our shoes.. Read More

Jun 10, 2022

BASIC-Comfort Shoe Calculations

In our previous lessons, we spoke about how the last will ch.. Read More

Jun 03, 2022

BASIC-The Perfect Comfort Shoe

In our previous lesson, amongst many things, we spoke about .. Read More

May 27, 2022

BASIC-The Perfect Fit in every Step

In order for a shoe manufacturer to make a shoe with a perfe.. Read More

May 20, 2022

BASIC-Shoe Pattern Design

In order for a shoe manufacturer to cut the material for the.. Read More

May 13, 2022

BASIC-The Last

1) Shoe Last & Perfect Fit; The SHOE LAST is the heart .. Read More

May 06, 2022

BASIC-Synthetics & Fabrics

1) Shoe Materials; Synthetics & Fabrics The use of s.. Read More

Apr 29, 2022

BASIC – Leather Tanning

The leather, called Hide for large animals like Cow or buffa.. Read More

Apr 21, 2022

BASIC – Upper & Lining 2/2

1)Shoe Materials; UPPERS & LINING Leather: .. Read More

Apr 14, 2022

BASIC – Upper & Lining – 1/2

UPPERS & LINING The upper is the top part of the shoe, surr.. Read More

Apr 08, 2022


THE OUTSOLE: The outsole is the bottom part of the shoe whic.. Read More

Mar 31, 2022


SKELETON OF A SHOE: ASSEMBLY INSOLE is the lower part of the.. Read More

Mar 25, 2022


SKELETON OF A SHOE: TOE BOX or PUFF is also a stiffener, wh.. Read More

Mar 15, 2022


SKELETON OF A SHOE: COUNTER also called stiffener is a stro.. Read More
    Your Cart
    Your cart is emptyReturn to Shop