My fashion life: footwear
In a bid to escape the world of property recruitment, Archie Hewlett founded Duke & Dexter in 2014, armed with £5,000 and a passion for vintage slippers. He spoke to Drapers about the brand’s journey and the challenges he has faced along the way.
Founder of eponymous luxury trainer brand Rose Rankin has elevated the humble sneaker to luxury status.
The Jones Bootmaker head of design talks hertitage, craftsmanship and her background in industrial design.
Designer and entrepreneur Aruna Seth applies the skills she learnt from her father to her own glamorous, feminine shoe line
The co-founder and designer of footwear brand Ancient Greek Sandals on working for Louis Vuitton, setting up her own label and a recurring work-related nightmare.
The footwear designer on why he loves the constant change of the fashion industry and what he does to get inspired.
The footwear designer on her love of travel and favourite snakeskin boots
My Fashion Life: Emmanuel Eribo & Philippe Homsy, Butterfly Twists co-founders on turning a concept into a brandSubscription
Two of the four co-founders of footwear brand Butterfly Twists discuss staying young and hungry and being inspired by the Rubin family.
The winner of the inaugural Drapers Footwear Graduate of the Year Award talks shoes, ecological fashion and DJ Jazzy Jeff.
Designer Sarah Beydoun’s handbag label gives female former prostitutes and prisoners in Lebanon the chance of a new future.