The Art of Footwear: Mariano Garcia de Jalon and His Passion for Craftsmanship

The Art of Footwear: Mariano Garcia de Jalon and His Passion for Craftsmanship

Mariano Garcia de Jalon is a master craftsman who has been making footwear for over 20 years. His factory and store in Argentina have become a go-to destination for those seeking quality and attention to detail. 

Among his clients are some of the biggest names in the entertainment industry, including Gustavo Cerati, the iconic Argentine musician, Chris Robinson singer of the band The Black Crowes, Bernard Fowlers Backup Singer from the Rolling Stones, Diego Torres, Zorrito “Von” Quintero original Keyboard Player from Soda Stereo and many more.

Gustavo Cerati

Chris Robinson

Bernard Fowlers

Diego Torres

Zorrito “Von”

Zorrito “Von”

Passion for Craftsmanship

For Mariano, making footwear is not just a job; it's a passion. He believes in the importance of creating footwear that is not only beautiful but also comfortable and long-lasting. Mariano's attention to detail is evident in every pair of shoes he creates. He uses only the highest quality materials and pays close attention to the stitching, construction, and finishing of each shoe. We are honor to have him as a partner to create and collaborate with our footwear needs.


The Factory in Argentina

Mariano's factory in Argentina is a testament to his passion for footwear craftsmanship. The factory is equipped with state-of-the-art machinery and tools that allow him and his team to create shoes that are both functional and aesthetically pleasing. Mariano's team consists of skilled artisans who have years of experience in making footwear by hand.

Mariano's commitment to quality and craftsmanship has made him a favorite among many celebrities, including Gustavo Cerati, the late Argentine musician. Gustavo was known for his impeccable style, and Mariano's shoes were a perfect match for his fashion sense. Gustavo was so impressed with Mariano's work that he even commissioned him to create shoes for his tours both as solo artist and with Soda Stereo.

Mariano Garcia de Jalon's passion for footwear craftsmanship and attention to detail have made him one of the most sought-after shoemakers in the industry. His commitment to quality and style is evident in every pair of shoes he creates, and his clients, including Gustavo Cerati, are a testament to his exceptional work.