While the majority of our collections are developed in house under our house brand Filippo Raphael, sometimes we discover brands that we think offer something special and we work together to bring that something to our customers through an exclusive partnership.
Learn more about our Brands:
This is the core of our business, an in-house brand backed with decades of experience and heritage. The product here is unique to us and quintessentially Edward Meller. It is lovingly curated and developed season after season in conjunction with the best international factories to bring exciting and beautiful product with a global sensibility to our loyal Australian customer. This product embodies our core values of quality craftsmanship, comfort, fit and function. Expect to be wearing and loving these shoes for years to come!
This is a newer addition to the family, an offshoot off Filippo Raphael that represents the more fashion forward and event dressing parts of the collection. Expect to find towering heels, special fabrics, and a bit of glamour. We don’t believe pain is beauty, so our hallmarks of comfort and craftsmanship apply here too. We want you to look and feel great no matter the occasion!
La Canadienne was born in Montreal in 1987, it is family owned and boasts over 70 years of experience crafting shoes.
Their City Dry™ footwear is crafted from Italian leathers and suedes and treated with their patented waterproof* technology Every boot is hand cut to ensure a quality fit and an unsurpassable level of comfort. They take tremendous pride in every item that they manufacture. Skilful eyes inspect each skin prior to production and every finished style is inspected by hand before being packed. Great fit and consistent quality have become synonymous with La Canadienne.
Environmentally friendly dyes and protective agents, as well as recycled materials are used for their packaging materials. Their focus on detail extends to their keen awareness of the environmental impact of their products. To this end they are proud to only use the highest quality Italian hides available that are by-products of the food industry. This allows us them utilize materials that would otherwise have been discarded and wasted. They are deeply committed to meeting and exceeding all environmental regulations, not just in their product but in their factory as well.
For decades, La Canadienne has been engineering high-performance footwear with a no-compromise approach that marries design, function, and ethics.
Inspired by NYC street style and the east end surf scene, J/Slides is effortless footwear for a new generation. Drawing on the duality of New York winters and east coast summers they deal in endless versatility.
The vision of artisans Jay Litvack and Dimitri Mavridakis, J/Slides is the evolution of years of experience powering some of the world's biggest footwear brands. Their designers scope the globe for the newest trends creating footwear that is the perfect mix of casual, cool and cutting edge.
They are all about casual elegance, but also about being creative and having fun! They put a high value on originality and their footwear is superbly crafted using beautiful and exotic materials.