Carmina Shoemaker History

HISTORY

1

1866

MATIAS PUJADAS

1866 Matías Pujadas opened a small workshop in Inca, Majorca, and he began crafting tailor-made shoes and started a family tradition of shoemakers which has lasted six generations.


2

1905

Mateo Pujadas


A generation later, his son Mateo Pujadas followed his father's steps, and opened one of the first factories of Goodyear-stitched shoes in the Balearic Islands.

3

1961

JOSÉ ALBALADEJO


José Albaladejo Pujadas, the founder's great-grandson, continued the family tradition. After a short training with the best shoemaker in Florence he set up one of the largest shoe companies in Spain.

4

1962

Castellano Loafer

Jose Albaladejo Pujadas launched the iconic “Castellano Loafer” Mod. 1330

5

1997

CARMINA SHOEMAKER

José Albaladejo decided to create a new company together with his wife and some of his sons in Majorca. The new business was called Carmina Shoemaker, and its aim was to create some of the world's best hand-crafted shoes.

6

1998

FIRST STORE MADRID CLAUDIO COELHO

1998@@FIRST STORE MADRID CLAUDIO COELHO
7

1999

WOMEN'S COLLECTION

Launch of the women collection of Goodwear welted shoes.

8

2003

PARIS STORE

Opening of a Carmina Shoemaker store at Rue de l’Opera, Paris.

9

2010

BARCELONA STORE

Opening of a Carmina Shoemaker store at Paseo de Gracia, Barcelona.

10

2012

ST. PETERSBURG STORE

Opening of a Carmina Shoemaker store in St. Petersburg.

11

2015

SINGAPORE STORE

Opening of a Carmina Shoemaker store in at Capitol Plazza Mall, Singapore.