Forbes Interview: Shoe Designer John Fluevog On New Book, Spirituality And ‘Slow Fashion’
This is an excerpt from a post published on the Forbes website on November 5, 2019.
Popular shoe designer John Fluevog has detailed the origins of his creative life, hobbies, and business in a new book, Fluevog: 50 Years of Unique Soles for Unique Souls, out today from LifeTree Media. The coffee table book traces the history of his retail business, from an earlier Vancouver store, Fox & Fluevog, to his own path to designing. Along the way, it also explores his interests in spirituality and cars, his personal highs and lows, his design process, including messages on the soles, sustainability, his company’s charitable endeavors, and celebrity fans of the brand such as Lady Miss Kier of Deee-Lite, Alice Cooper, Madonna and others.