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Based in Rome

Zanni Barbara was born in Rome 1974. He came from a family that has a long tradition of working in the tailoring and footwear industry.
After his studies, he decided to embark on the path towards the multifaceted world of fashion. The aim with Zanni shoes is to revive the Italian style tradition and craftsmanship of the past into a modern line of footwear. Zanni shoes are produced in the Marche region and is of course made from fine quality Italian leather.


Rome, Italy

Construction methods

Blake-Rapid, Goodyear welted

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