Story-telling shoes & atypical leathercraft workshops by founder/designer Kristina Zouein.
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PROUD ANNOUNCEMENT! I was nominated with Kinamania as a finalist for the second Belgian Veuve Clicquot Bold Future Award 2022!
This Award was created to honor Madame Clicquot, one of the first business woman of modern times. Since 1972, Veuve Clicquot has honored and featured women leaders that have built, taken on or developed a business. 410 women have been awarded in 27 countries since its creation.
Kinamania founder is being interviewed by Pierre Hermant live on Belgian TV.
The interview goes between minutes 20 and 30.
SUCCESS STORIES is a show on LN24 Belgian TV that promotes and analyses Belgian start-ups, scalups and SMEs that are developing and innovating. It's 10 minutes and straight to the point together with guest Najad Jonas-Menouar from Sonemos Media.
In the prestigious Royal Gallery of Saint Hubert, center Brussels !
Galerie du Roi 22, 1000, Brussels
Open Tue-Sat from 11H-19H
961, The Beirut Collection, is a Kinamania tribute to craftsmen and women of Lebanon. "Since the August 4, 2020 Beirut explosion, Lebanon, has been facing a mega-crisis ; with the 961 project, my aim is, in my own modest way, to give a financial stability to one, two, three Lebanese artisans and their families." says Kristina, Kinamania founder.
Experience is not required. Only good eyes, and a good mood!
> KINAMANIA makes Object-Oriented Workshops where Kristina mixes her passion for leather and pattern making with modern technologies:3d printing, laser and cnc cutting technologies meet with leather lacing techniquesto create beautiful and functional leather bags.
> The workshops are a moment of sharing where time stands still : a unique immersive experience in a cosy atmosphere where participants return home with a personalised object and a strong feeling of pride.
> A special gift experience. Sisters, mother-daughter, best friends, couples, aunt and niece, and a gift idea for yourself !
"I find my inspiration in basic footwear styles that have firmly stood the test of time to which I add fashion-forward details. This is my way of reinventing heritage."
Kristina, founder of Kinamania Fine Footwear Atelier
- Reach out to Kristina on Linkedin