Quim Gener i opens the doors of the factory Homers on the outskirts of Ciudadella, where one works handmade by the skins natural brought from Italy, in a process which involves more than 50 people to achieve perfect finishes and some current designs appreciated internationally. Above, in offices, cool hunters who had come from various parts of the world studying the designs of the collection of the next year.
He tells me that there was in 1969, when the streets of Ciudadella smelled of leather and many of its inhabitants were working as craftsmen in the footwear industry, started manufacturing shoes for the house, which still continue in their line Homers at Home.
Now, more than forty years after maintain their essence creating collections, for women, urban style and light, in which that reward quality, design and comfort.
Most of their shoes are sold in Spain, but there walk for more and more cities and praise by women of Munich, Düsseldorf, Paris or Tokyo. They may be purchased at their shops in Menorca, several multi-brand outlets in Spain, Europe and Japan, or in their online store.
As anecdote, tell that the last summer, a client of the Hotel Jardí Ses Bruixes had come from New York to Menorca to buy several pairs of Homers.
Address: C/ Comerciants i Botiguers, 35, 07760 Ciutadella de Menorca
Phone: +34 971 38 29 90