MEET THE MAKERS: PATRICIA & ANTONIO FROM PASITO A PASITO SHOES
Pasito a Pasito Shoes
How long has your business been operating?: we are been operating from March 2018
What do you make and create? We make babies and toddlers shoes, 100% leather and hand made.
How is your product different to others shoes on the market?
Our shoes are unique because they are 100% hand made by us.
Tell me about the person you are in everyday life?
We are a Chilean young family living in Narre Warren, our family is composed by a beautiful and extremely active one year old daughter (Mia) , dad is a spray painter during the day and a shoemaker at night (Antonio) and mom divide her day time being a housewife and a shoemaker (Patricia)
Tell me about why you love to create your products or brand? Because of the satisfaction of seing the kid’s faces wearing our shoes and because the parents recognise our hard work by making a 100 % hand made comfortable, durable and affordable leather shoes.
Tell me about the space you work in to create your products?
We create the shoes in the warmth of our home
Does your family or friends help or have any input into what you do?
Yes they do by helping us to promote our products and wearing them!
What are your short term goals? Our short term goals is to keep growing in sales and see our products worn by more little ones.
What are your long term goals? Our long term goal is to open a little factory/work shop where we can keep producing our shoes without compromising being handmade
Why are your looking forward to being a part of the Mermaid Sorority Markets? Firstly because we have been patrons at various Mermaid Markets and we have seeing how organised they have been and secondly because we believe is a good opportunity to get our products promoted and the local people can meet us face to face!
THANK YOU for your awesome insight into your handmade shoes.