How do I submit an idea or design to start the process?
You can submit your idea or designs, tech packs, sketches or image references to us at email [email protected]
. We accept any kinds of format and sheet.
Do you have CAD ability?
Yes, we can do CAD to make the sample with different color, material, components… to save on sampling cost and improve sampling efficiency.
What is prototyping and sample making?
This step is crucial to developing a new shoe collection before making a production order. Our Startup Package helps you bring your ideas to life and visualize the product before going into quantity production. Samples can also be used to show retail buyers, exhibit them at trade shows or on your website & social media for pre-order. This step also helps you understand the demand for your products to make a confident order.
What is included in the Startup Package?
The first step to getting started is the prototyping stage which is part of our Startup Package. This stage will consist of: 1. Technical consultation 2. 2D Pattern making & size grading 3. Shoe last development 4. Material and components sourcing 5. Metal stamping dies for your brand label 6. Trial Shoe prototype 7.Pair of Final Sample as per your requirements
What is a tech pack?
Footwear tech packs are illustrated designs and specifications of a shoe design. Accurate tech packs are required to obtain an accurate quote from a manufacturer, and to ensure that they understand how to make your design.
What does production entail?
The Production process is more than just the assembly of shoes. It includes several steps such as material and accessories procurement, manufacturing of all the components and tools, shoe last making in all sizes, cutting dies, hardware, outsole molds and heel development among several other steps that help setup the production line for your collection. It also includes briefing the craftsmen working on your collection, lab testing, wear testing, quality control inspections, labeling, packaging, equipment checks and production scheduling before the products are prepared for shipment.