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RECRAFTING BY ALLEN EDMONDS

Beautiful design and exceptional craftsmanship define every style choice you make. You believe real shoes are meant to be worn. You are constantly moving forward, and your well-worn shoes are a testament to your journey.

With Recrafting, you can extend the life of your favorite shoes by entrusting them to an authentic Allen Edmonds craftsman. We will add life back into your footwear by using genuine Allen Edmonds materials so that you can get on with writing your story.


If you’re an Allen Edmonds Collector, log in before you checkout to receive a bonus reward for your customization order.

 

4 easy steps

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Choose your package / service

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Let's talk

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You're in good hands

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They look amazing!

DROP OFF

You can drop off your footwear at your local Allen Edmonds Store (and receive a $75 discount* on the spot for new shoes when you purchase a full-priced pair).

SHIP

To complete your order online, pick your recraft package below and links to a prepaid shipping label and packing slip will be sent via email after your purchase.

If you reside outside of the continental US, please use the International Order Form and include it with your shoes.*

EMAIL CONFIRMATION

You will receive an email confirmation when your order has been received by our craftsman. We will communicate any potential concerns or issues prior to beginning service.

From the moment we receive your footwear and you are subsequently notified:

REFINISHING OR HEEL SERVICE

Expect up to 3 weeks from the time we receive your footwear for a refinishing package or heel service.

FULL RECRAFTING PACKAGE

Expect up to 6 weeks from the time we receive your footwear for a full Recrafting package.

EMAIL CONFIRMATION

An email confirmation of shipment details with before and after photos are sent to you. Get excited – your Recrafted footwear is on its way home.



Collectors will receive their bonus reward within 72 hours of placing your recrafting order.

Download International Order Form

*Customers from outside the continental US are responsible for shipping their shoes. International customers: please use the carrier of your choice and complete the Commercial Invoice for customs clearance. Return shipping to AK, HI, PR and Canada is $20 per pair. International rates vary.

*$75 offer on a new full priced pair cannot be combined with other discounts.

We are unable to ship Recrafted footwear to certain International locations. Please contact our Recrafting department to confirm your shoes can be returned.

Please note: Sneaker recrafting package is only available on the following styles: Courtside Sneaker, Park Avenue Oxford Sneaker and Strand Oxford Sneaker. Other styles cannot be converted to a sneaker sole.

Choose a Recrafting Package

BESTSELLER

 

INCLUDES

  • Replacing heels, including both the toplifts and heel bases
  • Replacing the outsoles, leather welts and cork in-lays*
  • Refinishing and hand polishing the uppers
  • Replacing laces with a brand-new pair
  • Pair of cedar shoe trees to keep your footwear in top form
  • Flannel shoe bag for protection when traveling or storing your footwear
  • Tube of our speed polish to help you maintain the perfect shine

BESTSELLER

 

INCLUDES

  • Replacing heels, including both the toplifts and heel bases
  • Replacing the outsoles, leather welts and cork in-lays*
  • Refinishing and hand polishing the uppers
  • Replacing laces with a brand-new pair

 

INCLUDES

  • Replacing the outsoles
  • Refinishing and hand polishing the uppers
  • Replacing laces with a brand-new pair

INCLUDES

  • Refinished and Hand-Polished Uppers

INCLUDES

  • New Heel Bases
  • New Toplifts
  • Some rubber bottom footwear cannot be re-heeled. Othello is not eligible

INCLUDES

  • Heels & Refinishing

    *Discontinued sole styles will be replaced with the most similar current design


LEARN MORE

Allen Edmonds-Courtside Walnut Lifestyle-men's dress sneaker
Allen Edmonds-Courtside Walnut Lifestyle-men's dress sneaker
Our recrafting services have saved 500,000 pairs of shoes from landfills over the last ten years.
RECRAFTING you don’t have to say goodbye to your well-loved shoes; rather, you can continue your story by rebuilding them from the insole down, on their original last and reassembled using genuine Allen Edmonds craftsmanship. Our iconic styles are built on a 360° Goodyear Welt that provides uncompromising, lasting comfort and also enables our shoes to endure for years to come through our Recrafting service. Only our most skilled cobblers are entrusted to handle Recrafting your footwear.