"From Start to Finish" is named for our founder, Nikolai Blahuczyn, who took pride in making boots by hand, as quoted: from start to finish. Nicks takes listeners into the world of handmade boots in the Pacific Northwest. Hosted by leadership at Nicks Handmade Boots, this podcast will cover a variety of topics. From the traditional methods used by craftsmen to create one-of-a-kind designs, to the challenges faced by small businesses in today's fast-paced industry. If you're a fan of Nicks Handmade Boots, or simply curious about the world of handmade footwear, this podcast is for you. Join us as we delve into the world of American-made boots and discover the passion and expertise that goes into every pair of Nicks Handmade Boots.
Made in America: Shoe Manufacturing
This week we are joined by George Armstead from United Shoe Machine - one of the last remaining shoe machine distributors in North America. Shuyler and George discuss a variety of topics in the world of American made footwear. From elusive machinery to labor costs, tune in for a glimpse into the American shoe manufacturing process.
The First 100 Days
Join us for episode 2 of the Nicks Boots Podcast: From Start to Finish! This week Shuyler and Grant discuss Shuyler's first 100 days of ownership. From sourcing materials and manufacturing, to building a brand and reaching customers, listeners will get an inside look at the ups and downs of the boot industry.
Answering Your FAQs About Nicks Handmade Boots
In this episode, we'll be addressing some of the most frequently asked questions about our boots.
From the materials we use to the process of creating a custom pair of boots, we'll be taking a deep dive into what makes Nicks Handmade Boots unique and special. Hosted by Nicks leadership, we'll be sharing their knowledge and experience in the handmade boot industry, providing insights and information that will help listeners understand the craftsmanship and attention to detail that goes into every pair of boots we make.