Pleiades is an original & luxury shoe brand with unique stories.
Using top quality materials, such as Italian & French leather, Italian suiting fabric, and hand-dyed silk, Pleiades makes original shoes that cannot be seen anywhere else.
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.
The shoes are rich of historical references, such as history of costumes in Korea and Europe, vintage lingerie and shoes in history.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 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.