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, posing at the door of his father's sandal workshop, shortly after the latter's death, in 1955, THE NAME OF THE WORKSHOP The workshop, [...]

THE FAMOUS CELEBRITY CHAIRS

Melissinos Art-The Poet Sandal Maker's CELEBRITY CHAIRS. These are four of the famous celebrity chairs which were inside our old workshop. The Beatles, Jackie O, [...]

The House of Melissinos

THE MELISSINOS (also: Melissenos) FAMILY The Coat of Arms of the Melissinos Family A noble Greek family of The Eastern Roman Empire that is related [...]