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Selection of the skins

be*U uses the highest quality of 1.2mm~ 4mm thickness genuine leather from Europe and America. The skins are inspected for defects before they are cut.

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Cutting of the skins

Leather like cow has wounds and mosquito bites that only become apparent when the hide is tanned thus the craftsman pick only the perfect parts for making of the shoe by hand.

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Stitching

be*U shoes use the classic stitch because it does not unravel. The hand-sewn lined thread is coated with wax to make it smooth, waterproof and to prevent rotting.

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Creation of motifs

There are over 600 motifs to choose from. All the designs are done by hand and the leathers are cut out piece by piece by experienced craftsman.

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Stitching of the outsole

The signature keyboard outsole is stitched by hand instead of glue so it can be kept for a lifetime. The patented keyboard outsole has received the French i’Nov Invention Gold Award.

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Personalization

To provide bespoke service, customers can personalize their shoes to be truly unique by adding name, horoscope, or even the Chinese zodiac to make it a lifetime memory or a perfect gift item.

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Inspection

Once the shoe is finished, a supervisor will inspect it to ensure everything has been done to standards. The stitching should be evenly spread and balanced, the shape correct and the skin flawless.