Join us at Sneaker Con L.A. Dec 8th, 2019

Hello Sneaker Friends!
Please visit us at Sneaker Con Los Angeles, December 8th from Noon to 7:00pm @ the Anaheim Convention Center. The SneakerFactory team will be on hand to talk about shoes, sign books, and just have a good time.  

We will have books and plenty of shoemaking stuff on sale. 
I hope you can find time to join us!

Sneaker con LA! @ the Anaheim Convention Center!

The Greatest Sneaker Show On Earth

Sneaker Con is the world’s premier sneaker show, providing a huge space for vendors and attendees to buy, sell, and trade some of the most sought-after footwear in the game.

Founded in 2009 by New York-based sneaker enthusiasts, Sneaker Con is the premier event for sneakerheads to buy, sell, and trade their shoe collections. Since its inception, Sneaker Con has held 100+ events, in 30+ cities worldwide, attended by 100,000+ sneakerheads. After years of cultivating a community of sneaker fans through the Sneaker Con events, the team has brought their passion and expertise for kicks to the Sneaker Con digital platform.

Sneaker Con’s digital platform offers shoppers the safest and easiest way to buy and sell sneakers online. Whether you’re copping a rare pair or trying to find a steal, Sneaker Con has a wide selection that will meet the needs of any sneaker shopper. Additionally, every shoe purchased on the Sneaker Con marketplace is reviewed by their in-house team of experts to ensure authenticity of your purchase.

learn how to make shoes:

Footwear design book Free PFD Shoe Design Book Download जूते कैसे बनते हैंDo you want to learn how big brands make shoes?  Now you can!  How Shoes are Made will show you how modern shoes come to life! More than just a tour through a sneaker factory and more than your average shoe making book!  This is the perfect Shoe design a handbook for footwear designers.  From drawing shoe designs to sample development and footwear manufacturing, you will learn how it is all done. Written by veteran shoemaking pros, How Shoes are Made will give you a look inside the REAL world of shoe design, development, and mass production. This book teaches shoe making for beginners and students. 220 pages with over 400 color photos and drawings. 26 chapters explaining shoe design, footwear pattern making, sample development, footwear materials selection, upper stitching, outsole and tooling design, shoe lasts, shoe costing, quality inspections, pattern making and much more!  A must-read for young shoe designers, sneakerheads, or any footwear fanatic! Secure payments Visa, MasterCard & PayPal. Over 3500 copies sold! Read in over 60 countries!
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Print Edition Now Available!  

Table of Contents:

The Design Process, Shoe Development, Shoe Patterns, Shoe Specifications, Outsole Tooling, Development Process, Pre-Production, Material Preparation, Stitching Operations, Rubber Pressing, EVA Forming, The Assembly Line, The Shoe Last, Footwear Costing, Importing Shoes, Shoe Logo Design, Leather for Shoes, Textiles for Shoes ,Synthetics for Shoes,  Foam for Shoes, Know Your Footbeds, Material Suppliers, Shoe Designers Tools, Jobs in the Shoe Trade ,Quality Control, Starting a Shoe Company, Life at a Shoe Factory, Shoe Making Dictionary

If you want to learn more, check out our new books.

Print Editions and Instant Downloads Available Now!

Shoemaking Books / Go to Shoemaking Tools

E-Book edition 220 pages. PC and Mac compatible PDF file. Download Now!

E-Book edition 195 pages. PC and Mac compatible PDF file. Download Now!

E-Book edition 170 pages. PC and Mac compatible PDF file. Download Now!

Print Edition, 250 Pages with over 400 color photos and drawings.

Print edition 330 color photos,  28 Chapters, 195 Pages order today!

Print Edition, 220 pages with over 400 color photos and drawings.

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Shoe Designers

Two softcover books, paper pattern and Blue Print. Free downloads included!

Two PFD E-books, paper pattern and Blue Print. Download Now!

The triple download of all three Sneaker Factory publications.

Start-up your Own Shoe Company

E-Book edition 170 pages. Profit margin and Size run calculators. Download Now!

A must have for anyone serious about launching a new footwear company!

A must have for anyone serious about launching a new footwear company!