Custom Experience

Soul Path Shoes is a world-class leather moccasin, boot & sandal studio founded by artisan leather shoemaker, moccasin maker & designer Natan deBridge Bowes.

Designing a special costume?

Whether it’s a Cosplay outfit, a LARP event, the Renaissance Faire or your special Wedding Day, people choose Soul Path Shoes for unique style, elegance, and lasting comfort.

Dream Catcher Moccasins

Let yourself dream and co-create a unique design with custom artwork, just for you.

Kurt Russell( Aka Jack Burton) style Action Boots

These Jack Burton style action boots are based on the Kurt Russell movie “Big Trouble in Little China”. This pair even has the hidden boot knife with sheath… super stealthy!

Meet the Artisan

"My personal mission at Soul Path Shoes is to offer you a level of quality, care and attention to detail in my work and service that is not available in most footwear today. From this foundation I take pleasure in creating custom moccasins, moccasin-boots, and leather sandals that are artistic and unique, elegant, durable, repairable, and most of all extremely comfortable."
Natan deBridge Bowes

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What makes us unique

Craftsmanship Beyond Compare

With over a decade of experience, Soul Path Shoes is synonymous with world-class leather footwear. Founded by artisan leather shoemaker and moccasin maker, Natan deBridge, our craftsmanship is unrivaled in the industry.

Custom-Made Excellence

We take pride in delivering custom-made moccasins and leather buffalo boots of unparalleled quality to customers across the globe. Each pair features the finest full-grain buffalo or bull hide leather, plush cushioned insoles with arch support, and Vibram rubber outer soles. We even offer minimalist or all-leather soling options for a truly personalized touch.

Renaissance Extraordinaire

Our specialty lies in crafting one-of-a-kind handmade leather moccasin boots, suitable for a myriad of occasions and styles. Whether you're seeking Renaissance boots, knee-high boots, elven moccasins, or boots for cosplay and period costumes, we have you covered.

Ergonomic Comfort for All

At Soul Path Shoes, we cater to all types of feet. From hard-to-fit feet to large and small calves, and even those who prefer flat soles, our commitment to ergonomic comfort knows no bounds. We've even designed boots with pouches and hidden pockets for added functionality.

Global Fitting Expertise

Our custom fitting technique extends to customers worldwide, including the U.S., Canada, Europe, and Australia. From major cities like Seattle and New York to local communities and festivals, our creations have left a lasting impression on discerning customers.

Festival Favorites

Soul Path Shoes, a festival favorite, crafts custom leather footwear for renowned events like Texas Renaissance Festival, Koroneburg Old World Festival, and more. Visit us for in-person fittings at local fairs like Vancouver Folk Music Festival and Salt Spring Island Saturday Market.

Ready to Design and Wear Your Own Work of Art?