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Shoe Republic

Founded 2004 in Japan
Based in Saitama

Shoe Republic makes British style shoes. The company’s mission is to create shoes that give you a feeling of walking barefoot at reasonable prices. The owner, Jyunichi Takayama, studied at Tresham Institute Footwear Centre in the UK and got a national certificate City & Guild, Design & Pattern cutting level 3. Upon returning to Japan, he worked at a shoe company while he visited the UK from time to time. In 2003 he founded Shoe Republic.


Saitama, Japan



Construction methods

Hand welted

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Price range


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