30 Oct '17, 3pm

Mexican Shoemaker Doing Thing Different – Atelier Amareto https://t.co/dMBr2IdTBF

Mexican Shoemaker Doing Thing Different – Atelier Amareto https://t.co/dMBr2IdTBF

Those of you in the US might be familiar with the shoemaking culture that Mexico has had over the last century, but for of you on the other side of the planet, it might come as a surprise to know that in Leon, Mexico shoemaking has been thriving for many many years and clearly still continues with brands like Atelier Amareto by Claudio Lopez . With Mexico’s proximity to the United States, it might not come as a surprise that a lot of what was coming out of Leon historically (at least what was being exported) were boots, namely cowboy boots. Pretty sure that the large boot company Frye was even making out of Leon (Mexico for sure, but thinking it must have been from Leon). And a lot of large brands that sell hundreds of thousands of shoes in the US, are making out of Mexico.

Full article: http://www.theshoesnobblog.com/2017/10/mexican-shoemaker-...

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