It’s 1907 in Bonito, Italy. You’re nine years old. What do you with your free time? Most children, one would guess, would play street ball with their friends or perhaps tag along with their older brothers and chase girls.
Not Salvatore Ferragamo. At age 9, he made his first pair of shoes for his sisters to wear to their Christian confirmation ceremony. Most brothers wouldn’t want to be dragged to a ceremony, never mind make shoes for their sisters! Continue reading