About Us


Founded by Michael Xenophontos in 1963, Classic Shoe Repairs has been repairing London’s finest footwear for over 5 decades. With exacting standards and inspired artistry, Michael and his talented team of craftsman only use premium materials to repair, restore and alter shoes, belts and bags.


Michael’s sons continue his perfectionist’ vision and unsurpassed knowledge of shoe structure, so that every customer who sends in a repair can trust that their goods will be repaired to a very high standard.

The Expertise

Experts in sewing, fitting and resoling, the London workshop has been universally praised by top fashion designers and shoe brands, citing it as the best place to go for a first-class repair service.


Whether it’s a precious but worn pair of pumps, snapped heel or a fashion belt that has seen better days, our consistently high standards and attention to detail has kept our renowned reputation.

The Service

Quality customer service is at the core of our business. From the warm welcome of our reception staff to the special care and attention from our ‘shoe technicians’, each and every customer will experience an unrivalled repair and alteration service that has kept our customers in London and beyond happy for over half a century.


Classic Shoes. The place where shoes go home happy!