The world is in turmoil so it’s obviously time to publish another catalog from my vintage shoe catalog collection. The lockdown can stop LeBron but it can’t stop vcleat.com. This catalog takes us back to the spring of 1938 when Chicago based Florsheim Shoes was designing and manufacturing some of the best shoes in the … Continue reading Florsheim Shoe Catalog Spring 1938
Here is a Christmas present to all the vintage shoe fans – the entire Fall 1969 Florsheim Shoe catalog. I broke it up into three posts because it was almost 90 pages and a single post would require a lot of bandwidth (yours and mine). The catalog is nearly 50 years old and gives a … Continue reading Florsheim Shoe Catalog Fall 1969
See Part 3 of the Catalog
Below are images from an almost vintage Johnston & Murphy catalog. I scanned the catalog so the images are better than my previous attempt with the 1962 Bostonian catalog. Looking at the catalog, its interesting that all the shoes appear to have been made in the USA. Florsheim was already producing shoes overseas in 1992. … Continue reading Johnston & Murphy 1992 Catalog
I have a few vintage shoe catalogs that I have collected over the years. Having a reference for old models and descriptions helps with my hobby of buying and selling vintage shoes. There isn’t an archive anywhere on the internet for vintage shoe model information so printed materials can help fill in that gap but … Continue reading 1962 Bostonian Shoe Catalog Part 1
These are photos of the second half of the Bostonian 1962 catalog. The first part is here.