THREE GENERATIONS

PANTELIS MELISSINOS “SANDAL MAKER TO THE STARS”

Pantelis Melissinos' hand made sandals are famous throughout the world for their traditional craftmanship. He is a 3rd generation sandalmaker, a poet and an artist.

STAVROS MELISSINOS “The Poet Sandal Maker of Athens”

Stavros Melissinos was born to a historic family of Greece, on September 10th, 1929, on No 6 Poikilis Str., in Plaka, the old quarter of Athens.

GEORGIOS MELISSINOS, Founder of the business

Gheorgios Melissinos, Stavros Melissinos’ father, established the store in 1927, at 89 Pandrossou St. at the foot of the Acropolis, in the Monastiraki area

MELISSINOS SANDALS HISTORY

Stavros Melissinos at the door of his father's sandal workshop, after taking [...]

THE FAMOUS CELEBRITY CHAIRS

Melissinos Art-The Poet Sandal Maker's CELEBRITY CHAIRS. These are four of [...]

The House of Melissinos

(also: Melissenus) One of  the most ancient and noble Greco-Roman Houses of The [...]

BARBRA STREISAND’S TRAVELLER CHEQUE

This is a photocopy of Barbra Streisand 's Traveller Cheque. Her favourite sandal [...]

PETER O’TOOLE WEARING OUR SANDALS IN A SHAKESPEAREAN PERFORMANCE

Peter O' Toole (in the center) wearing a pair of "The Poet's Sandals" [...]

CELEBRITIES

Pantelis Melissinos - an Athenian landmark for the rich, the famous & [...]