Pleiades is an original & luxury shoe brand with unique stories.
Pleiades is a star cluster located near Taurus, with seven bright stars.
Producing unique collections with top quality materials, Pleiades celebrates Art & Craft through its creations. Distinctive sense of colour and texture, original design and comfort make you stand out from the crowd.
Each collection starts with a story, from the designer’s very personal diary.
Fused with historical events or figures, anthropology and history of costumes,
Pleiades introduces collections full of visual fantasies.
And every collection is composed of 7 (or eight, with a variation from signature styles), they’re the stars of Pleiades :)
The shoes are rich in historical references, such as history of costumes in Korea and Europe, vintage lingerie and shoes in history. Some materials such as hand-woven Korean ramie, Mosi, or Korean silk are sourced from local artisans’ workshops or factories with a century of history.
Collectible yet comfortable, Pleiades shoes are adorable artistic objets looking even more beautiful on your feet !
With a background in Fine Art Sculpture and being a craftsperson herself,
Min Heo creates shoes with attentions to materials and details, delivering a concept that becomes a story full of fantasies and visual richness for each collection.
Min is born in Seoul, trained in London and Milan at London College of Fashion, Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design, and Istituto Marangoni.