Cult Canadian footwear designer John Fluevog defies expectation and convention in his mission to produce “Unique Soles for Unique Souls”. Infamous for a defiantly ‘anti-fashion’ aesthetic and worshipped for their comfort, John Fluevog shoes has a fiercely loyal fan base. The cult of Fluevog celebrates individuality and embraces weirdness, empowering its devoted legion of followers (Fluevoggers) to create their own personal sense of style.
Founded in Berlin by designers Michael Oehler and Angela Spieth, Trippen have established a strong reputation for innovative and conscientious design and production. Occasionally utilitarian although often architectural and avant garde in style, Trippen develop their collections through experimentation with pattern making and the natural qualities of leather rather than following short-lived trends. The integrity of the label is evident in every pair of Trippen shoes.
Tracey Neuls launched her eponymous label in 2000 and has rapidly established herself as a leader in contemporary footwear design. Designed in London and handmade in Portugal, Tracey Neuls’ collections offer an individual viewpoint with keen emphasis placed upon intelligence of design and craftsmanship. Initially sculpting her unique toe shapes from plasticine, Tracey creates footwear designed to compliment and flatter the foot’s shape without sacrificing on comfort or style.
POST SOLE STUDIO
Local designers/makers/legends Post Sole Studio are a talented and dedicated shoemaking duo based in Abbotsford, Melbourne. An all-woman enterprise, P.S.S produced for independent local and international labels before recently launching their own footwear collection. For winter 2016, Post Sole Studio have produced a limited run of their handmade derby shoes for soleDevotion in custom leathers. We're excited to be the exclusive stockist of P.S.S footwear in Melbourne's CBD.
Boutique French label Bonne Maison create seasonal collections of luxurious chausettes. Intricate patterns with incredible detail are made possible by the use of fine gauge, high quality Egyptian cotton yarn spun in Italy especially for Bonne Maison. These beguiling socks provide a sense of everyday indulgence and are a true joy to wear.
Instantly recognisable for her vibrant, original and fun hand-drawn prints, South Australian artist/accessories designer Julie White is quickly becoming a darling of the local fashion scene. Building on the tradition of contemporary Australiana, Julie’s stylized interpretations of native flora and fauna capture the mystery and excitement of the bush, the desert and the sea, with an exuberance that is entirely her own.
Formulated and handmade in Portland, Oregon, Otter Wax produce simple, all-natural leather care and fabric care products. The company is committed to using humanely harvested beeswax and lanolin with plant-based ingredients from sustainably harvested sources. Otter Wax products do not contain any animal fats, petroleum distillates, mineral oils or chemical preservatives – proof that it is possible to create effective products ethically.