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Vittorio Spernanzoni

Founded 1936 in Italy
Based in Morrovalle

Vittorio Spernanzoni was born in 1936 in Morrovalle, in the heart of Le Marche. Right in the aftermath of the war, he started working at a very young age as a shop boy at a shoemaker of his town. Soon he would start his own workshop - out of the space below his home stairs - trying out different finishing techniques.

In 1965 he started his business adventure, and produced the first shoes entirely made in his workshop. Although passed away prematurely, he had been able to transfer his knowledge - and passion - onto his children Enrico, Roby and Lorella, who are still working in line with the teachings of their father, to create extremely detailed pieces.

Naturally drawn towards always improving its skills in this trade, over 20 years Spernanzoni has been able to establish its name as one of the best hand-made workshops in the world, manufacturing mainly Goodyear welted shoes.

Location

Morrovalle, Italy

Founded

1936

Construction methods

Goodyear welted

Product ranges

RTW, MTO

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