Heritage and Craft

heritage & craft

the anatomy of a shoe

Everyone of our shoes is constructed using traditional shoe making methods and consists of many separate components. Discover more about the construction with our hand anatomy guide.

heritage & craft

design in detail

A Grenson shoe is a shoe made with 150 years of experience. We have learnt over that time that a shoe is only as good as its weakest part, which is why we spend so much time on every tiny detail.

heritage & craft

the old factory

The Beautiful Queen Street factory was our home for 118 years from 1895 to 2013 until we moved to the current factory that we make our shoes in now.

heritage & craft

jargon buster

Don't know your Brogue from your Derby? Cordovan from your calf leather? Our handy jargon buster will help teach you everything you may want to know about shoes and the manufacturing process.