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SKU: FP2022

Barcode: 5013579000079

The Footprint Shoe Knife is a versatile tool with a range of uses beyond shoemaking. With a 4.5” long blade made of hardened steel and a Beechwood handle secured with two brass rivets, this knife is built to last. Originally designed for cutting and shaping leather in the shoemaking industry, the Footprint Shoe Knife is now widely used in other industries such as rubber, plastic, paper, and textile manufacturing. Its hardened, clipt blade makes it ideal for precise and intricate cutting tasks, while the sturdy handle provides a comfortable grip for extended use. Made in Sheffield, Britain, this knife is a reliable and durable tool that can be used for many different applications around the house, garden, warehouse, factory, or office.


  • General-purpose leather knife, originally used for shoemaking.
  • Has a 4.5? long blade.
  • Handle made from Beechwood.
  • The blade is fastened to the handle with two brass rivets.
  • Hardened, clipt blade.
  • Made in Sheffield, Britain.


  • Blade Length: 115mm (4.5”)
  • Length: 220mm
  • Width: 25mm
  • Depth: 15mm
  • Blade Thickness: 1mm
  • Weight: 54g