The traditional made in Italy company with a huge selection of collectable designer walking sticks, umbrellas and prestigious shoehorns. Walking Sticks is a company of pure Italian craftsmanship, a tradition that has been producing author's articles for over forty years, a leader in the field of walking sticks, precious handles for umbrellas and footwear. Important for its breadth and richness of examples, the Walking Sticks collections are able to satisfy a collection that is growing today, gratifying at the same time also those who make their walking stick, their shoe fits or their umbrella a vehicle of prestige and communication. The knobs, plume, hook, hanger and many others are often present with figured decorations that draw their references in historical iconography where, over the centuries, some of the most beautiful expressions have been seen in sticks or umbrellas artists of their time. The first traces of the origin of the shoehorn date back to the 15th century, in the Victorian era, to help people put on shoes more easily. In the fashion of the time, the shoes were very tight and these new tools were used daily by the aristocrats. In fact, the wealthy could afford custom-made shoes and therefore needed accessories such as the shoehorn, originally carved on bone or horn. In the sixteenth century thanks to the fashion of tight-fitting shoes, the shoehorn becomes an essential accessory for the Dandy; made with manufacturing structures of different materials (from silver to brass, from whalebone to ivory, from wood to turtle) in order to make a sturdy shoe fit for an essential kit.
The Walking Sticks collections
The Walking Sticks collections are today as then, embellished by the richness of the decorations and the variety of models and raw materials used. Swarovsky and silver alternate with porcelain, resins, woods and other materials. The experience of craftsmanship, the elegance of the style, the richness of the decorations meet with a modern design that respects the traditions of Made in Italy. Walking Sticks is synonymous with quality and trends thanks to continuous product innovation and attention to small details as well as refinement and tradition. The Walking Sticks Collections are robust and resistant but at the same time, light and are designed for daily use. The handles ranging from marble dust to rhinestone balls are absolutely one of a kind. The Made In Italy factor synonymous with luxury, elegance and craftsmanship makes these products unique in their kind.