John Fluevog is an independent designer and retailer of forward-thinking footwear and accessories. Since 1970, he has been steadfast in creating unique soles for unique souls that have been seen everywhere from the feet of Madonna and Jack White to the runways of high fashion. Fluevog has been recognized as The Canadian Footwear Industry’s Shoe Person of the Year. John Fluevog Shoes was also named one of the world’s most innovative fashion companies by Fast Company.
50 YEARS OF UNIQUE SOLES FOR UNIQUE SOULS
Colorful and quirky, Fluevog shoes have graced the feet of celebrities such as Madonna, Jack White, and Lady Gaga, as well as legions of lifelong fans who consider themselves more a community than mere customers. Known for cheeky slogans such as “no, you’re weird” and the message engraved on the soles of their iconic Angel shoes: “Resists alkali, water, acid, fatigue and Satan,” the Fluevog brand is a celebration of individualism, creativity, and humor. These values flow directly from the heart of John Fluevog himself, who says that his mission in business and in life is to help people “walk in spirit.” To mark his fiftieth year in the shoe business in 2020, John Fluevog has penned a love letter to Fluvogers everywhere in FLUEVOG: 50 Years of Unique Soles for Unique Souls.
Press, Awards, and More
FLUEVOG by John Fluevog is a winner in the 38th annual Alcuin Society Book Design Awards!
In this Vancouver Sun feature, iconic designer John Fluevog discussed his new coffee table book and reflected on the past 50 years in the shoe business.
In this Forbes interview, legendary shoe designer John Fluevog answered questions about his new coffee table book as well as his design approach and company’s evolution.