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Pantone Colors for Shoe Designers

The Pantone Color Book:  The Shoe Designers Must Have Tool. Your new shoe is ready to be manufactured, how do you explain the …

How shoes lasts are Made

How Shoe Lasts are Made

How Shoe Lasts are Made The shoe last is the starting point for any shoe design project and is critical to the …

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Rubber shoe sole pressing

How Rubber Shoe Soles are Made

How Rubber Soles are Made for Shoes We can thank Charles Goodyear for his perseverance.  In 1844, after years of experimentation Charles …

How Adidas Makes Shoes

How Adidas Makes Shoes

How Adidas Makes Shoes What is the process used to make Adidas Shoes? Most Adidas shoes are made by cold cement construction. …

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4D Knit Flyknit™ Shoe Construction

4D Knitting Modern Shoe Construction Introduced in 2012, Nike™ Flyknit™ technology, also called 4D knitting is changing the way athletic shoes are made. …

How to start your own shoe company

Starting a New Shoe Company : FAQ

Shoe Company FAQ’s At the Sneaker Factory, we are often asked for advice on how to start a new shoe company.  Here we …

Use the same pattern to make a pair of shoe lasts

How to Make a Shoe Last

How to Make a Shoe Last Yes, you can make a shoe last at home! In this article, we will review the …

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Shoe Patterns

Making a Sneaker Pattern Once you have completed drawing your shoe design, you will need to make a flat pattern. The pattern …