BFA members announced in Draper’s Footwear Awards shortlist

Recognising the cream of footwear talent

Summer is just around the corner which means the nights are getting longer, the days are getting warmer and preparations are firmly underway for the 2019 Draper’s Footwear Awards!

Taking place on Wednesday, June 26th at Grosvenor House, this year’s event, which recognises the cream of the UK and Irish footwear industry, is the biggest yet – with 18 categories up for contest.

There’s still time to join the awards event, which attracts an audience of more than 400 representatives from some of the footwear industry’s most recognised and respected manufacturers and retailers.  Anyone looking for further details on nominees or wanting to book a table can do so here.

The BFA has 14 members shortlisted for awards and we wish them all the very best of luck:

French Sole




Nicola Sexton


Start rite


Dr Martens




Duke & Dexter

Ted Baker