Since I started to make this reports I highlighted the fact that this experience for me has been not just about learning the shoe making art, but there is more. I met so great, full of joy, full exper… [Read more]
The mocassino took shape! It is a quite simple shoe model to design, but the upper handmade stitching has been a little bit complex to me. The next week I’ll start the goodyear construction of the sol… [Read more]
Finally I finished the derby model. The heel and the sole finish has done! So Angelo taught me a new shoe model, the mocassino one.
Also with mocassino I will practice the goodyear construction of th… [Read more]
My first goodyear construction is finished! I completed the second stitching of the sole as well, and I am quite satisfied.
I am totally happy about the course, what I learnt, the teachers and my cl… [Read more]
It was the last week for class. Though only few days left we are going to say goodbye, we still work to the bi… [Read more]
I took a barista course to learn how to make café. The barista who came to teach me works at the famous bar very close to Duomo in the cent… [Read more]
This week, I start from second hand stitching for Norwegian construction, which was stitching upper with middle-sole. The picture shows th… [Read more]
What a hard and challenging week! It has been so for various reasons. First of all we started the goodyear stitching (it requires a lot of focus on it), and then we had to say goodbye to classmates wh… [Read more]
After returning from my amazing weekend it was time to jump back into work and start stitching my dads boots. My best friend also came to visit me that day and is staying for a whole week! I showed he… [Read more]
Finally, the final exhibition day has come!! I made the black shoes called ‘Tirolese-style” and the green shoes called “Norwegian-style”.
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