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Melissinos Art- The Poet Sandal Maker

What do Jackie O, Sophia Loren, John Lennon, Kate Moss, and Sarah Jessica Parker all have in common? They went and bought a pair of Melissinos sandals in Athens! [...]

Melissinos The Poet-Sandal Maker of Athens

In a colourful Athenian shop, tucked away near Monastiraki station, at 2 Aghias Theklas Street, and opposite Monastiraki-Square you will find one of the most legendary sandal [...]

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If Hermes could stop with the tricks and Dionysus could lay off the vino, perhaps Zeus could find time to anoint Panteleimon. A third-generation craftsman residing in [...]

Artist Sandal-maker Puts Art on Your Feet – Matt Barrett’s Athens Survival Guide

Meet the Son of the Poet, Pantelis Melissinos: Playwright, Artist, Designer, Sandalmaker... and one of the Coolest Guys in Athens In a colourful Athenian shop, tucked away [...]

I MEET THE POET SANDAL MAKER OF ATHENS TO GET MY OWN PAIR. THE ANCIENT CRAFT LIVES ON!

February 4, 2013 Touching the feet and strapping the ankles, of both royalty and rock-stars alike are nothing new to ‘The Poet Sandal Maker of Athens’ aka Pantelis Melissinos. [...]

Athens: Melissinos Art – The New York Times

By CYNTHIA ROSENFELD AUG. 22, 2008 The scent of leather beckons pilgrims down a narrow industrial lane near Monastiraki Square in the heavily trafficked shadow of the [...]