What you'll do
Amanda hosts her courses at her shoe making studio in the heart of East London, surrounded by all the famous cafes and restaurants including Brick Lane and Columbia flower markets. Amanda provides all the materials that you will need to get creative and design and make your own pair of summer sandals that you will be able to walk out the door with at the end of the day. You are more than welcome to request special leathers, materials, or colours. Amanda has a great selection of vegan leathers to chose from. Heres what will be covered in this course: • Create a sole pattern to ensure that your sandals fit your feet. • Cut leather insoles and soles. • Strap selection and style design. • Strap placement / Lasting the straps onto your insoles. • Fitting and size adjustments. • Adding your soles. • Finishing touches.
Following a footwear degree in Australia, Amanda trained with master designer Andrew McDonald in Sydney before starting a shoe making school in East London over 10 years ago. Amanda was inspired to simplify the shoe making process eliminating the need for heavy machinery making the process accessible to all people. In this one day sandal making workshop you will learn how to make a pair of truly bespoke summer sandals and will walk out with your creations on your feet! DURATION: 1/2 day; 10am – 2pm LOCATION: London MATERIALS: Materials Included
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Where you'll be
You will enjoy this course, learning to hand make your own sandals at our shoe making studio in the heart of East London surrounded by the famous cafes and restaurants of Shoreditch.
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Up to 6 guests aged 15 and up can attend.
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There are plenty of cafes in the area. We will provide all the materials and tools needed to hand make a pair of sandals in this course.
Make your own summer sandals in London
£110 / person
£110 / person