Being a cobbler is a little bit romantic, a little bit bad ass, and a LOT about wielding sharp objects. Meet the people who know: the staff of Peabody Shoe Repair.Continue reading “Peabody Shoe Repair: Inside Nashville’s Cobbler Shop (+ 6 Shoe Care Tips Straight from the Source)”
Just over the Mississippi River, where the Twin Cities of St.Paul and Minneapolis meet, lies a cluster of brick buildings once home to the King Koil Mattress Factory. Faded paintings of the mascot– a bedspring wearing a crown– still dot the brick walls. But King Koil is no more.
I went to Spain and visited a shoemaker who doesn’t make shoes.