taka is a movement by foot. taka shoes are part of a lifestyle resurgence, moving away from cults for fringe inspiration.
taka shoes are soft tools that encase the body for pleasure and purpose.
I created taka shoes around 5 core values
1 to be familial
2 to approach craft sustainably and ecologicaly
3 to be fromless
4 to shape for pleasure and experience
5 to walk anti/cult
taka is artisanal and honors shoemaking traditions. The designs are inspired by heritage construction and deconstructed for ease of movement. The line is unisex and distilled to essence. Leather is the You’ll cultivate the character of this shoe over time, simply with use.