In 1933 K. Jacques and his wife opened a small workshop in St. Tropez and began manufacturing strappy leather sandals. Very soon they were worn by painters, writers, French filmmakers and tourists alike including Brigitte Bardot, Joan Collins, Cocteau, Picasso, Colette ..

Over three generations this family have created and transformed the Tropezienne gladiator sandal into footwear of timeless elegance and quality.