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Feel the adventure with Layer Boots

Boho boots, wild bags, tribal sneakers, fringe sandals, Bali necklaces, Hindi bracelets, body tattoos, crocheted bikinis, feather dream catchers… Beautiful things designed and handcrafted by Martina Gentile and Malen Feliz.

Boho boots, wild bags, tribal sneakers, fringe sandals, Bali necklaces, Hindi bracelets, body tattoos, crocheted bikinis, feather dream catchers… Beautiful things designed and handcrafted by Martina Gentile and Malen Feliz, two Bohemian-spirited friends who started by decorating a pair of boots with coins, seashells, pieces of cloth and other souvenirs they gathered during their trips around the world.

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Surprised by the success that the first pair of boots had, they decided to handcraft six pairs, which were sold online in just two days. That’s when they went ahead and embarked on the adventure of creating their first Layer Boots collection, inspired by the fusion of Californian Boho style and Western fashion. Soon the business bloomed, they were selling their unique boots not only in Europe, but also in the US, Australia, Brazil, Hawaii…

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Their first collection reached celebrities, TV programmes, and magazines with fashion bloggers wearing and talking about their boots. Their dream had finally came true: They have created a special and unique footwear, entirely designed and handcrafted in their own atelier. Layer Boots had been born.

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Inspired by Boho chic spirit, Martina and Malen are always working on new collections that make Layer Boots a unique footwear brand, as unique as every piece they make.

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All collections have enticing names: Wild Chic, Ethnic Soul, Freedom Style, Summer Vibe, Tree House, Lost in Boho, Bohemian Rhapsody… the latest being named Byron Bay, inspired by that beautiful Australian location.

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Peace, Love & ·B·O·O·T·S·

Shop online at: www.layerboots.com

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