BRITISH SHOES

Our website will help you find original British shoes companies across the Great Britain, their links and their e-shops. The United Kingdom has shoe-making heritage for over 800 years. By clicking on the British flag in the top bar you will see many more original British manufacturers of cars, fashion, furniture, gifts, decor, babies clothes, tableware, hi-fi, toys, tools and much more. Thank you for supporting MADE IN BRITAIN.

London shoes
XY LONDON

Over 20 years of experience in the shoe industry XY London are online leading shoes fashion based in the UK in Essex on the edge of London. At XY LONDON they strive to offer you the highest quality in the latest fashion with a price that won't upset your purse! Their shoe designers regularly attend fashion shows across the globe so they can always stay one step ahead of the fashion game. They also have their own fashion spotters who are always out and about looking for the best. ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

traditional english shoes
CHEANEY SHOES

CHEANEY SHOES company was founded in 1886. Joseph Cheaney and Sons have been making traditional english shoes in the same small market town of Desborough in the heart of the Northamptonshire countryside. They are an independent family-owned English company, fully committed to handcrafting their footwear entirely in their factory, from the cutting out of the leather through to the final polishing. Cheaney it has been awarded a Queen’s Award for Enterprise.

English tradition
BARKER SHOES

BARKER SHOES company was founded in 1880. Barker shoes have been an English tradition for over 135 years . Only the most carefully selected leathers are used and the uppers are shaped on the last by hand. Many other traditional shoemaking methods are still employed including slow natural drying and polishing. This is why Barker English shoes have a unique quality that no machine can ever match. One thing for sure, it is craftsmen and fine materials that makes good shoes. ⭐⭐⭐⭐

girls shoes
START RITE 1792

At Start-Rite, designing children’s shoes is what they do. In fact they’ve been doing it from their home in Norwich over 225 years. They’re proud to be specialist and totally focused on creating shoes that are the best thing parents can do for little feet. Every Start-Rite shoe is anchored in a deep understanding of the ways children live and move today. With constant innovation at its core, they work with biomechanics experts to create shoes. ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

Ballerina style shoe
THE BRITISH FLAT SHOE

THE BRITISH FLAT SHOE company was founded in 2013. All their shoes are hand made in Northampton, Great Britain. The home of Britain's shoe-making heritage for over 800 years. Support Great Britain, Think British, buy British. The British Flat Shoe of choice for the discerning lady, a Ballerina style shoe in colours for every outfit! All their shoes are hand made in Northampton, Great Britain.

stylish shoes
HOTTER

HOTTER company was founded in 1959 in Lancashire. They diversified from their roots - slipper production - in the early 1990s, when they had their ‘eureka moment’ - identifying a niche in the market for stylish shoes with comfort built in. Since then product innovation, world class production facilities and continual reinvestment in their business has seen their shoe collections expand beyond all recognition. They manufacture world-class products. ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

british shoes
DOHNALL AND BELL

DOHNALL AND BELL company was founded in 2012. Donhall & Bell was born out of the desire to create footwear that celebrates the individual – slippers and shoes that blend elegance and attitude, inspired by tradition but designed for contemporary living. Decadent, but modern. Refined, but distinctive. Sophisticated, but easy. Old school; no rules. The label’s signature piece is the D&B slipper – a sleek, modern spin on a timeless menswear classic.

shoes
DR.MARTENS

DR.MARTENS company was founded in 1901 by the Griggs family were known for making boots in the small town of Wollaston, Northamptonshire in the English Midlands. They were at the very heart of the English shoe industry and for six decades Griggs’ footwear earned a solid reputation as sturdy, durable work boots. Dr. Martens’ appeal to people who have their own individual style but share a united spirit – authentic characters who stand for something.

anti-bacterial shoes
CHATHAM

CHATHAM company was founded in 1990. Over 25 years’ of shoemaking expertise and design flair inspired by our nautical roots and country life, has led our family-run business to become one of Britain’s key lifestyle footwear brands. Constantly innovating, as of Spring/Summer 2018, Chatham shoes will feature Sole Spring technology with Poron performance cushioning – which is anti-bacterial and offers maximum comfort and shock absorption.

footwear
CHURCH FOOTWEAR

CHURCH FOOTWEAR company was founded in 1873 by Thomas Church. His three sons Alfred, William and Thomas Jr., who could count on family experience in the production of handmade men’s. Church’s is based in Northampton, not far from London, in a county which has been the centre of a flourishing leather and footwear industry since the Middle Ages. Their products are the perfect blend of function and fashion.

traditional ladies shoes
VAN DAL SHOES

VAN DAL SHOES company was founded in 1936. Van Dal is part of a family company established in Norwich. The last traditional ladies court shoemaker in the Norwich, and largest in the United Kingdom, they are proud to still have Made in England in our collection. Van Dal are the largest shoemaker of traditional ladies shoes left in the United Kingdom. All their products are made in Great Britain.

boots
SOLOVAIR

SOLOVAIR company was founded in 1881. Solovair manufacturers of the famous soft sole suspension shoes and boots. Hand made in Wollaston, Northamptonshire since 1881. All parts of the shoe making process begin and end within the factory. They supply shoes to many British companies under their own name as well as producing air-cushioned footwear under the Solovair brand. All products are made in Great Britain.