Nigel Barker, Gordon Clune and DogPound NYC guys at Left Shoe Company Pop-Up Opening

Innovative made-to-measure men’s shoe brand, Left Shoe Company (LSC), opened the doors of its newest pop-up location, and first presence in New York City last night. Fashion photographer and television personality, Nigel Barker came out to help celebrate and customized a pair of shoes.

Nigel Barker at the Left Shoe company NYC Pop-Up Opening Celebration Gordon Clune, Max Twitty, and Shane Miller at Left Shoe Company NYC Opening

The conveniently located space in the Grace building, just across from Bryant Park on 42nd Street will bring Left Shoe Company ​’s 3-D scanning technology to NYC shoppers throughout the holiday season.

With it’s flagship store in Los Angeles which opened last year, The Left Shoe Company is now introducing the New York shopper to the brand’s state-of-the-art 3-D foot scanning technology and custom shoes that truly optimize style, fit, and comfort.  The company’s scientific approach to style creates a 360-degree digital last of each foot to ensure the most accurate and detailed measurement possible. Adding personal style to the equation, clients are then able to choose from the company’s wide array of premium Italian leathers and suedes, colors, and soles, to complete the customization process of this modern made-to-measure approach to footwear.  Retail prices range from $395.00-$695.00 and up to $3,600 for exotic skins such as crocodile and stingray.

 Nigel Barker and Gordon Clune designing shoes at Left Shoe Company NYC Pop-Up Opening

​”The Left Shoe Company brings a completely new and exciting shopping experience to one of the most revered fashion destinations on the planet,” says Gordon Clune, Chairman of Left Shoe Company, US. ​”By applying our state-of-the-art technology to fashion, we look forward to bringing our bespoke approach to the discerning New York shopper.” Guests of the opening celebration also received shoeshines and hand massages courtesy of men’s grooming club John Allan’s.

Guest Receiving Shoe Shine at Left Shoe Company NYC Pop-Up Opening

Left Shoe Company holiday pop-up is located in the Grace building at  1114 Avenue of the Americas New York, NY 10110 (entrance on 42nd Street btwn Avenue of the Americas and 5th Ave). The Left Shoe Company NYC Pop-Up will be open throughout the holiday season fromOctober 12 – December 31, 2014.

Left Shoe Company utilizes innovative 3-D scanning technology for a perfect 360-degree digital last of each foot, resulting in the most accurate and detailed measurement possible. This enables The Left Shoe Company’s master craftsmen to create and size a shoe for optimal fit and comfort to each individual foot. All of Left Shoe Company’s shoes are handmade in Portugal by skilled artisans, each with decades of shoe-making experience.

Using the finest leather and suede, tanned in Italy, The Left Shoe Company offers classic styles and Goodyear Welted soles—the gold standard in shoe construction.The Left Shoe Company is at the forefront of the modern approach to made-to-measure footwear.  The company has additional international locations in United Kingdom, Italy, United Arab Emirates, Germany, Denmark, Japan, and Finland.  For more information, visit

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