The Carpenter Sandal, Ink Black CC leather, Mens size 9. This is the Noble&Wylie interpretation of 19th century activist, writer and poet Edward Carpenter's sandals. Produced as a part of a wider Carpenter project by Sheffield based artist @yuenfongling.
Components of the Carpenter Sandal, work in progress. Inspired by 19th Century activist, writer and poet Edward Carpenter, and his sandals which were designed to free the feet from the enslavement of the hob nail boot.
The Olsen Boot, mens size 9 in Burgundy leather. Custom fit, finished with waxed cotton laces and Vibram Odessa sole unit. Made to order, made by me in my Sheffield workshop, made to last.
Hidden seam, the new Carpenter Sandal, work in progress. This old Singer machine, hidden in a dark corner of the workshop provides a secret zigzag stitch. Rarely used, but extremely useful. #edwardcarpenter #workinprogress #studio #workshop #handmade #leather #sandals #madeinEngland #madetoorder #madetolast