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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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How to Draw Shoes

How to Draw Shoe Designs There is no right way or wrong way to draw shoe designs. Every shoe designer will have a …

Shoe Bottom Outsole molds
Shoe Bottom Outsole molds
Shoe Bottom Outsole molds

Shoe Outsole Tooling

Shoe Outsole Tooling: A factory photo tour This is what shoe outsole tooling looks like at the shoe factory. Facebook Twitter Google+ …

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Shoe Parts Diagram

The Anatomy of a Shoe: Every student of shoe design should know the correct names for shoe parts. Here is a shoe …

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How to Make a Shoe Pattern

How to Make a Shoe Pattern: Step by Step Making a shoe pattern or cutting a shoe pattern is not a difficult shoemaking …

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Italian Quality Handmade Shoes in China

Italian High Quality Shoes Handmade in China Can high quality handcrafted shoes be made in China? Yes! The modern shoemaking trades have …

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How to Select Footwear Materials

How to Select Footwear Materials The materials you select for your shoe design are what make your shoe design ideas come to life! …