Homegrown Footwear Brands On Our Radar

Homegrown Footwear Brands On Our Radar

As Taylor Momsen puts it, “You can wear anything as long as you put a nice pair of shoes with it.” Footwear is the unspoken factor that either makes or breaks your outfit. The market is saturated with tons of cool footwear labels claiming to offer the perfect fit!

Whether you’re someone with over a hundred pairs of kicks or love collecting artisanal pairs of all kinds, we’ve got you covered. To make life easier(Thanks us later), we bring you the very best Homegrown footwear labels that Homegrown editors absolutely love.

Up your shoe game with these exciting footwear brands creating sneakers, sandals and much more!

I. The Cai Store

The brainchild of business duo Aradhana & Dhanraj Minawala, are creating ripples in the footwear genre by creating non-leather footwear for the local and internation market.

‘With an emphasis on aesthetics and functionality, CAI incorporates an eclectic collection ranging from open and closed flats to heels and wedges in multiple colours, patterns, and embellishments.’Looking for the perfect spring and summer additions to your wardrobe? We recommend checking out CAI’s latest collection that has something for everyone.

View the label here.

II. A Blunt story

A Blunt Story is a one of a kind footwear label breaking beyond the green-washed ideas of sustainability with its eclectic range of eco-friendly sandals designed to make you sustainably suave in any room you walk in!

Designed to usher in a movement of sustainable and cyclical fashion that marries conscious intent and action, A Blunt Story packs heat with footwear that goes beyond fast fashion.

Pair these chunky bad boys with your everyday street chic fits and make a statement.

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III. 7-10 Sneakers

Whether your sneakers are for running errands, meeting friends, or dressing up, 7-10 has something for every need!

A homegrown brand that is putting India on the map for cool kicks, 7-10 sneakers are for everyone. Be it its bold colours and graphic details or just clean and classic sneakers, the sneaker design house combines high-fashion design, superior quality, and affordability. Their funky range of kicks blend graphics and tech-wear through their trim elements. The label’s collections feature 7-10 branded laces and a versatile colour scheme, ideal for elevating your personal style.

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IV. Mohinder Shoes

A heirloom shoe making label, Mohinder shoes is a niche footwear venture based out of India. Cultivating the traditional shoemaking practises of Northern Karnataka into the modern footwear market, the label creates sustainable shoes that last a lifetime.

Great for travel, days of exploring or an everyday alternative, find your pick out of a range of heirloom, bag tanned leather shoes, sandals and flats exclusively handcrafed by 3rd and 4th generatonal artisan clusters.

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V. Guzzle

A personal favourite, Guzzle is an underground label that is sure to have you channelling your inner Versace diva. A vegan brand bringing you the latest editorial styles at affordable prices, the brands’ stunning range of heels include satin pairs to pair with your cocktail dresses or the iconic bottega inspired pumps that lets you steal a style hack from the fashion queen Rihanna herself.

View the label here.

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