Shoes are an integral soft good that we wear everyday. But how are they made? At the RISD Shoemaking Studio, two pairs of shoes were handmade to explore the process, materials, and anthropometry involved in shoemaking. Ballet flats were made for the first project for practice.

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Leather workboots were made for the final project.

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Rough prototype before final project.

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process

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Finishing touches at dawn of critique day...

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wearing

Final Work Boots


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Current Procrastination Project: Denim Chelsea Boots Shoes

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