With over 25 years of experience, Bao Ly is an artisan leather shoemaker who has truly perfected his craft. Situated on the beautiful West Coast of Canada, his workshop and storefront is in Victoria BC.

In the shop, located at 2672 Shelbourne Street, he designs and handcrafts custom fitted leather shoes and boots. With a passion and dedication to the craft of shoemaking, he guarantees supreme quality and comfort in every shoe he makes. It is through this dedication to detail that has made him an expert in designing and building shoes for special orthopaedic cases, as well as creating new, innovative designs.

If you have any questions regarding a new handmade pair of shoes for yourself, please feel free to contact us via phone, email, or visit our shop in Victoria.

We do custom made orthotics as well as repairs.

We sell WHOLESALE and RETAIL leather as well. Please contact us or stop by the shop to inquire.

We also provide shoe repair, workboot (Redwings, Blundstones, Timberlands, Carhartts, etc.) and leather goods (handbags, belts, etc.) repair service.

Learn How to Make Shoes

The skill of designing and making shoes is a unique skill that combines craft and art. Here at the shop Bao can offer a 6 week apprenticeship to interested participants. Call the shop for more details: 250 708 0895