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Make your own leather sandals

craft class

Make your own leather sandals

4 reviews
Paused until 30 April. To protect the health of our community, all Airbnb Experiences are paused due to coronavirus (COVID-19). Visit the Help Centre for the latest updates before you book.
Duration
3 hours
Group size
Up to 6 people
Includes
Food, Drinks, Equipment
Hosted in
English, Spanish
craft class

Make your own leather sandals

craft class

Make your own leather sandals

4 reviews
Paused until 30 April. To protect the health of our community, all Airbnb Experiences are paused due to coronavirus (COVID-19). Visit the Help Centre for the latest updates before you book.
Duration
3 hours
Group size
Up to 6 people
Includes
Food, Drinks, Equipment
Hosted in
English, Spanish

What you'll do

You will learns the craft behind making shoes while you make your own sandals. You will leave with your own pair of Franciscan sandals hand made with Argentinian leather. First we will make and introduction to the materials and tools we will use. With this in mind, we will start the construction of your own shoes. We will cut the leather according to your size, and assemble it to create the shoe cape. Then we will join that to the base of your footwear, making the finishes and leaving them ready to use. Meanwhile we will drink mate and eat reginal snacks

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Your host

Learn more about Violeta

Violeta

I am a Fashion Designer graduated from the University of Buenos Aires where I currently work as a Morphology Professor. I did my specialization in Footwear at INTI and my interest in this work led me to co-create Zig Zag studio: a shoe workshop that I created with my partner Ana, where we merged the experimental practice with the shoemaker's trade.

What's included

Food
We will taste typical snacks and biscuits.
Drinks
You will have at your disposal water, tea, coffee and mate
Equipment
All materials are included

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Where you'll be

The activity will take place in our studio (zig zag estudio). The workshop is sectorized: the front part works as an access and sales sector, has a comfortable armchair and many shoes on display that will work as a reference. Following this sector, we create a super comfortable workspace, with easy access to all the necessary tools. You will dive into the atelier of two shoemakers

This experience is available starting May 01, 2020

To protect the health and safety of our community, all Airbnb Experiences are paused until 30 April 2020 due to coronavirus (COVID-19). Visit the Help Centre for the latest updates before you book.

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 6 guests ages 12 and up can attend.

More tips

When making your reservation it is important to indicate the size of footwear that you want to make in the workshop, specifying also the unit of measure of that size. Ex: hello, I want to make sandals size 39, European. This allows us to have the necessary material to make your custom sandals
Violeta
Make your own leather sandals
4 reviews
From €143/person
4 reviews
From €143/person