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The Stitchdown Shoecast


Exploring the wonderful world of quality footwear, how it’s made, and all the things we love about it.Check out for shoe and boot reviews, interviews with industry titans, profiles, release info, and more.

Recent Episodes

Underrated Leathers and Tanneries You Really Need to Be ConsideringApril 12, 2021 Episode artwork Shoebag!! What's the Best Fitting Last? How to Break In Engineers? Boots + Suits? And More!April 06, 2021 Episode artwork How Nicole Porter's Artisan Boot & Shoe is Breathing New Life Into US Footwear ManufacturingMarch 29, 2021 Episode artwork Outsoles: Everything You Need to Know to Make the Right CallMarch 23, 2021 Episode artwork Ealdwine's Matt Gray and Jim Pietryka on How To Open an Alden Shop, Selling Vibergs, and The Matt Gray PoseMarch 12, 2021 Episode artwork The Incredible Untold Boot Histories of White's, Wesco, Nicks, and VibergJanuary 19, 2021 Episode artwork Carl Murawski On Who SHOULD Wear Work Boots, and the Paradox of Buying Lots of Boots That All Last ForeverJanuary 12, 2021 Episode artwork The Most Important Shoe & Boot Happenings of 2020January 05, 2021 Episode artwork Brett Viberg on Where Viberg is Headed as a Brand, the New Widths, and the Worst Boot He Ever MadeDecember 29, 2020 Episode artwork Alden's Brett Klein on Fading Shell Cordovan, Creating Masterful Makeups, and His All-Time Favorite BootDecember 15, 2020 Episode artwork How Our Shoe Journeys Got Us Where We Are TodayDecember 08, 2020 Episode artwork How to Find the Best Possible Shoe & Boot ValuesDecember 02, 2020 Episode artwork Mark (Albert) Barbera on How to Start a Boot Company, and the Future of US-Made FootwearNovember 24, 2020 Episode artwork Is Shell Cordovan Overrated or What??November 16, 2020 Episode artwork SHOEBAG! How to Score Alden Rare Shell Cordovan, and Plenty More Shoe Questions AnsweredNovember 09, 2020 Episode artwork Standard & Strange's Neil on Engineers, Naming Makeups, and Getting Detained in Japanese JailNovember 02, 2020 Episode artwork Almost Vintage Style's Jake vs Ticho: The Stitchdown BootbateOctober 26, 2020 Episode artwork Ticho's Foolproof System for Getting Insane Deals on Used ShoesAugust 18, 2020 Episode artwork How To Build a Fantastic Shoe Collection Without Going BrokeAugust 11, 2020 Episode artwork If You Had to Choose Only Five Shoes or Boots, For The Rest of Your Life…What Would They Be??August 04, 2020 Episode artwork All Things Østmo With Bootmaking Virtuoso Lars JensenJuly 30, 2020 Episode artwork The Handsewn Makers You Need to Know: Quoddy, Rancourt, Russell, Maine Mountain, and YuketenJuly 21, 2020 Episode artwork The Rise and Fall and Rise Again of the US Handsewn IndustryJuly 15, 2020 Episode artwork Shoebag!! What's the Best-Value Pricepoint? How To Build Up Patina? And More! July 07, 2020 Episode artwork The Best Alden Model Ever...Decided! June 30, 2020 Episode artwork