December 3-7, 2018 - Market Week | December 4-6, 2018 - NY Shoe Expo New York Shoe Expo Venues: Warwick New York Hotel & Academy Mansion

What's New

  • Announcing FFANY NY Showcases for June Market Week – Academy Mansion and Warwick New York!
  • Den Ly, 2017 FFANY Arsutoria Scholarship Winner, Featured on this week’s Shoe-In Podcast Episode.

    Great segment this week with Den Ly and the Shoe-In team! Tune in here to learn more about Den’s experience as the 2017 FFANY scholarship winner at the amazing Arsutoria School in Milan, Italy!

  • Scholarship Available For “The Art of Shoemaking” 5 day course in L.A.

    Looking to gain knowledge and skills in the world of shoemaking? FFANY is proud to partner with the experts at Arsutoria School to bring the 5-day course “The Art of Shoemaking” to Los Angeles from March 12-16.  A big thank you to the Two Ten Footwear Foundation, who is offering a full scholarship ($2,500 value) to footwear industry employees looking to advance their careers through education – learn more.

Footwear’s New Generation: FFANY Presents the Emerging Designer Panel

FFANY's recent Emerging Designer Panel gave retail executives, industry members, and footwear’s most promising emerging designers the opportunity to have an open dialogue about what it takes to make a mark in the industry.

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Mexico’s finest examples of craftsmanship and design showcase at FFANY

From men’s dress and athleisure, to sophisticated women’s casuals, footwear factories from Mexico will share their finest examples of craftsmanship and design at FFANY’s New York Shoe Expo.

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Spanish Footwear Adds a Splash of Creativity to the Sales Floor

Season after season, Spanish footwear brands remind the European comfort market that designs can be colorful and full of character. These brands recently share their Fall ’18 collections during FFANY Market Week.

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Why the “Made in Italy” Label Never Goes Out of Style

Materials may change and heel heights may go out of style, but “Made in Italy” remains an asset on the footwear sales floor. Brands Pas De Rouge, Summit by White Mountain, Flexx Studios and RelaxShoe recently showed at FFANY.

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Discover. Learn. Show. Be a Part of FFANY

As we recap a busy and successful 2017, we look forward to continuing to work with our valued members and industry partners in the year ahead. Take a look at how FFANY is continuing to grow.

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A New Season Brings Fresh Opportunities to Footwear Retailers

Footwear brands are plotting ways to grow their current business deeper and new business wider as men’s and women’s shoe brands revealed a first look at Fall ’18 product lines during FFANY Market Week.

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4 Takeaways from FFANY’s Emerging Designers Panel

FFANY corralled some of the industry’s leading up-and-coming designers for a panel discussion, covering everything from the importance of choosing the right manufacturer, to Meghan Markle’s love for Sarah Flint shoes.

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Fresh from the Market – First Look at Fall ’18 Trends

Women’s fashion footwear brands revealed the first round of their Fall ’18 collections at FFANY last week. The result is a mixed bag of something old and something new as brands play off the success of current best-sellers. Here’s

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The Reveal: An Emerging Designer Showcase & Panel Discussion

FFANY, in partnership with Footwear News, curated an exclusive exhibition of the footwear industry’s newest talent presented in The Reveal: Emerging Designer Showcase.

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Member spotlight – Nina

Nina Footwear offers fashion footwear with an emphasis on glamour. Leading the social category in the United States, Nina is the go-to brand for evening and bridal shoes

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