Special orders

At Melissinos Art – The Poet Sandal Maker, we also customize the soles of the sandals so that feet of different lenghts and widths can enjoy the experience of wearing hand-crafted Greek leather sandals.

Maria's fancy sandals 1

Maria, a very tall young lady with large feet could not find any sandals in her size. So, she came to me, I traced her feet on a piece of paper and made the appropriate soles and the fancy sandals she wanted for a special occasion.

Maria's fancy sandals 2

Maria, a very tall young lady with large feet could not find any sandals in her size. So, she came to me, I traced her feet on a piece of paper and made the appropriate soles and the fancy sandals she wanted for a special occasion.

Maria's fancy sandals 3

Maria, a very tall young lady with large feet could not find any sandals in her size. So, she came to me, I traced her feet on a piece of paper and made the appropriate soles and the fancy sandals she wanted for a special occasion.

Young Korean gentleman

This young man's feet were very short and wide at the front. So, we had to make the appropriate soles by hand.

Lady from Florida

This lady had very long and curved foot-soles. So, we made soles that were perfect for her feet

Young American gentleman

This young gentleman had a great difficulty finding nice sandals, all his life. He came to me and I made a custom sole for his feet -the rest was easy.

War veteran from the States

This older gentleman a war veteran from the States had very problematic feet and we made a special pair to make his feet happy.