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The Quarantine Team

The Quarantine Team

Much has changed at our Northamptonshire factory in recent weeks. It has been some time since we heard the whirring of machines, the ‘click’ of knives on leather and the chatter of those crafting wonderful English footwear. Similarly, our stores continue to remain closed and […]

How to Minimise Creasing On Leather Shoes

How to Minimise Creasing On Leather Shoes

I initially had a slightly different title for this blog, but swiftly realised that it would be the shortest piece I’d ever written. It would have looked like this: How to avoid creasing on leather shoes; Don’t wear them. It sounds flippant, but it’s true. […]

COVID – 19 Update 2; It’s Not Goodbye, It’s See You Soon

COVID – 19 Update 2; It’s Not Goodbye, It’s See You Soon

The health and well-being of our office, factory and retail employees and our wonderful customers will always take precedence for us as a business. With that in mind that we have decided to temporarily close all our retail stores and shut down our Northamptonshire factory […]

COVID-19 – Update 1

COVID-19 – Update 1

Joseph Cheaney & Sons are committed to the continued health and wellbeing of all our retail team members, office staff and our craftsmen and women at the factory. As this is a fluid situation, we are closely monitoring all developments regarding COVID-19 as they unfold […]

Happy International Women’s Day 2020

Happy International Women’s Day 2020

International Women’s Day falls on Sunday 8th March 2020 and the global campaign this year centered around #EachForEqual; with an equal world being an enabled world. The narrative revolves around the notion that we can all individually challenge negative stereotypes, encourage a global conversation on […]

Cheaney Interview; Carlos Tomar on Business, Social Media & Dapper Style

Cheaney Interview; Carlos Tomar on Business, Social Media & Dapper Style

Trying to a find a seat amidst a bustling café during a lunch-time surge in London’s cosmopolitan Marylebone area is proving particularly difficult. But Carlos Tomar takes the hustle and bustle in his stride with the cool, unwavering demeanour of a city native. Bournemouth-based Carlos […]

How to make your shoes more water resistant

How to make your shoes more water resistant

It’s February. The festivities and indulgences of Christmas are a distant memory, everything is grey, and it will not stop raining. The last thing you want now is soggy socks, so let’s talk about how to protect your shoes against the elements. Does rain ruin […]