At Slack Shoemakers our long-term interest in modernism influences our thoughts on the colours we use to hand stain our leathers and to detail the combinations the shoes are made in.Read More
Why do we describe our shoes as Exurban ?
Mostly because two years ago we started an experiment in working outside the city by opening a second workshop on the edge of the Yorkshire Moors and immediately saw that the type of footwear we needed to wear here was exactly the same as demanded by the increasing amount of pavement pounding we had been doing in London in an effort to avoid worsening urban transport systems.Read More
We have given a modern application to an ancient process
At the heart of a Slack pair of shoes is an insole made from leather tanned by the classic oak bark process. Although almost invisible this inconspicuous component is the key to the comfort of our collection.Read More