Rieker
Italian shoe master sews shoes in gold
29.03.2017 2132

Italian shoe master sews shoes in gold

Italian shoe maker Antonio Verti sells moccasins in gold. The offer is designed for customers from the Gulf countries.

Shoes made of black and blue suede adorn the top of pure gold 24 carats - this is a weaving of handmade gold stripes. The men's shoe line was launched back in 2016. Recently, a female was added to her.

According to Antonio Verti, the main problem in the production of such moccasins is the search for a balance between the hardness of gold and the need to give the shoes some flexibility. Because the shoes should be comfortable. “If the shoes are very light, the gold bends. And heavy shoes create discomfort for those who wear them, ”he explains.

It takes 230 gram of gold to create one pair of shoes. Shoes are made to order by scanning the foot using an 3D printer. The production price of a male pair is 25 thousand euros, a female pair is 30 thousand euros. The price includes the cost of shipping shoes, which can be carried out including by helicopter. A pair of gold moccasins is located on a small pillow, and packed in a lacquered box.

The “Golden Collection” goes hand in hand with a collection of traditional shoes, the price of which is significantly lower - from 250 euros per pair. The luxury collection includes boat shoes, with drawings of gold and silver powder. Models can also be decorated with pearls or diamonds.

Italian shoe maker Antonio Verti sells moccasins made of gold. The offer is designed for clients from Persian countries ...
3.3
5
1
1
Rating

Latest News

Muscovites return to shopping centers

According to "Kommersant" with reference to the Shopping Index of the analytical company Watcom Group, in the past three weeks the attendance of shopping centers in the capital has shown a steady positive ...
30.04.2021 370

Ralf Ringer took part in the children's fashion show at Moscow fashion week

On April 17, as part of the Moscow fashion week, a show of clothes created according to the sketches of 10-year-old Zoya Kukushkina was held. The Ralf Ringer company took part in the show-show of children's T-shirts "Saveit". Young models took to the podium in shoes ...
30.04.2021 341

adidas Originals and LEGO Group unveil ZX 8000 'Bricks' collection

adidas Originals and toy company LEGO Group launch their second collection. The design of the collection combines the recognizable aesthetics of the Danish brand with one of the key silhouettes ...
30.04.2021 475

Vivienne Westwood re-releases iconic Super Elevated Ghillie shoes

In the spring-summer 2021 season, the Vivienne Westwood collection has a replica of the iconic Super Elevated Ghillie shoes, which were first demonstrated at the Vivienne Westwood show called Anglomania in 1993 by top model Naomi ...
29.04.2021 415

Vagabond Shoemakers has released three variants of women's sandals for summer '21

Wide-heeled sandals with a modern square toe - a new take on women's summer shoes from the Swedish brand Vagabond Shoemakers. The brand's characteristic laconic style in shoe design combines a classic, timeless silhouette and ...
29.04.2021 360
When you sign up, you will receive weekly news and articles about the shoe business on your e-mail.

To the beginning