Celebrity clientele

Since its inception as Melissinos Footwear in the 1920s, the renowned Melissinos Art – The Poet Sandal Maker has been a magnet for Greeks, tourists, and global luminaries seeking the allure of uniqueness over mass production. Its artisanal craftsmanship has enchanted royals such as Queen Sophia of Spain and other international personalities, including Sophia Loren, Jackie Onassis, The Beatles, and the Biden family. This legendary destination continues to captivate all who seek the perfect blend of tradition and artistry.