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Win a pair of beautiful bespoke shoes

Win a pair of beautiful bespoke shoes

To celebrate the V&A's exhibition, Shoes: Pleasure and Pain, Caroline is offering the ultimate shoe-lovers prize package. You could walk away with a pair of beautiful bespoke ladies shoes worth £2500. Caroline Groves is a bespoke women’s shoemaker and a member of The...

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Decorative Leather

Decorative Leather

Caroline Groves, maker of bespoke luxury leather goods, is delighted to present her first solo exhibition, which will take place from 5 - 9 May 2015 at 37 Duke Street, St James’, SW1Y 6DF in London. The exhibition will showcase some of her past and current commissions...

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London Craft Week

London Craft Week

Caroline Groves is delighted to be one of the ‘makers’ showcased at London Craft Week. Her handmade bespoke women’s shoes and handbags will be part of the new annual event that puts craftsmanship centre stage of the world’s creative capital. Exceptional craftsmanship...

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Cordwainers elevation

Cordwainers elevation

Caroline Groves joins likes of Jimmy Choo as a member of the historic shoemakers’ guild. On 4 December Caroline became a liveryman of the Worshipful Company of Cordwainers at a special ‘enclothing’ ceremony held at the Clothworkers’ Hall, Mincing Lane in the City of...

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V&A Shoes: Pleasure and Pain

V&A Shoes: Pleasure and Pain

Caroline Groves is one of the few contemporary shoe designers, alongside Christian Louboutin, Manolo Blahnik and Jimmy Choo, to be featured in the new fashion exhibition announced by the V&A, Shoes: Pleasure and Pain. The exhibition due to open in Autumn 2015 will...

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Judge for Footwear Friends

Judge for Footwear Friends

Caroline Groves is delighted to be judging the eighth annual Footwear Friend Awards alongside Georgina Goodman, Malcolm Collins and Steve Bracewell. Taking place at St. Mary-at-Hill Church, Eastcheap, London on 6 November 2014 the awards recognise developing British...

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Caroline at beHouse Milan

Caroline at beHouse Milan

Caroline will be exhibiting at beHouse, an event by BESPOKE Magazine, taking place at Palazzo-Museo Minguzzi in Milan between 8 and 11 May 2014.  Being held in the heart of Brera, the most Scapigliato and bohemian district of Milan the event will host bespoke makers...

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Caroline Groves exhibits at Best of Britannia

Caroline Groves exhibits at Best of Britannia

Caroline Groves, the women’s couture shoe maker, will unveil new pieces from her collection at Best of Britannia, 3-5 October 2013. The new work includes a pair of handcrafted open-toe sandals with sculpted stacked leather high heels and a front panel made entirely of...

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Congratulations Alice Archer

Congratulations Alice Archer

I was honoured to attend the graduation show of textile and embroidery designer, Alice Archer, at the Royal College of Art (RCA). Her final Textile Design MA collection entitled ‘Paint’ comprised of four embroidered dresses and one pair of open toed embroidered...

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Head to Toe

Head to Toe

Caroline was delighted to have a pair of her handmade buttons boots exhibited as part of 'Head to Toe' a showcase of contemporary millinery and shoe design by Craft Central. Craft Central have been supporting UK craft and design for over 30 years, their inaugural...

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