Leather Shoe Repair

Diary of a Mad Brown Shoe

At what point do you throw away your old shoes. Is it when the heel has worn away, the stitching has come away, or maybe the sole suddenly began talking to you on your way to work or school. As you can probably imagine we consume a ridiculous amount of shoes all in the name […]

When Nelle Met…

I spent January reflecting on the past year, taking the time to review the good, the bad and the ugly! So in this post, I’ll obviously concentrate on the positive aspect of 2016. 2016 presented me with some challenges but for each challenge, I was met with a rainbow, and I wanted to highlight some […]

Oh Come All Ye Makers

For the past 5 years I have facilitated creative workshops as part of Adult Learners’ Festival, passing on my craft skills to local residents of Hackney. Coming from a social care background I have developed a passion for working with vulnerable adults experiencing or overcoming challenging situations, wanting to offer some solution especially in these […]

Classic Man

There is something quite thrilling about making a custom order for someone, there is a distinct adrenalin as you attempt to create something your customer will truly love. I was approached by this fellow, after he had seen a wallet I had made for his friend, made with my fair hands. He wanted to commission […]