Meister Josuweit Studio

Saturday afternoon. Downtown Hamburg. Shopping. Nothing interesting and suddenly you notice a new shop… A shoe shop!

It took me years to find a good shoe shop in Hamburg – no I will note wear my hiking shoes all year around despite the relentless requests of my colleagues…

So when I come across a good address, it fills me with great joy!

So we’re there. Saturday afternoon. I see the nice leather pieces . I am actually looking for a belt in a specific shade of brown to fit with a pair of shoes. And this takes us for a half-hour discussion about shoe construction techniques, shoe sole care and shoe patina.

My next pair is almost ordered and by the way for yours you can check out