Award-Winning Shoe Repair and Leather Repair Services
McFarland’s Shoe Repair is open:
Tue. – Fri. 9:00 am – 5:30 pm
Saturday 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Closed Sunday & Monday
McFarland Receives Two Gold Medals in German Shoe Repair Contest
Jim McFarland received two gold medals in the Inter-Schuh-Service (ISS) international trade show and competition in Wiesbaden Germany. The medals were presented for excellence in shoe repair craftsmanship. McFarland repaired a men’s shoes with a full sole and heel and a half sole and heel for his award-winning entries.
Forty-six master craftsmen from 16 countries participated in the competition. McFarland was the only award winner from the United States. He received his awards in June of 2023.
McFarland has won a dozen awards for craftsmanship in the United States and Europe dating back to 1990. He currently serves as the head judge for the Shoe Service Institute of America’s Silver Cup Contest and has won the association’s prestigious Grand Silver Cup.
This is the level of craftsmanship you can expect when you bring your shoes to McFarland’s Shoe Repair.
Quality Craftsmanship Since 1918
McFarland’s Shoe Repair has been serving customers in Lakeland, FL since 1967. Owner Jim McFarland took over the business from his father in 1986.
McFarland’s is a full service shop offering superior craftsmanship, top-quality products and friendly, timely service. Jim has received more than 20 awards for craftsmanship from around the world, including the prestigious Grand Silver Cup from the Shoe Service Institute of America.
In addition to a full range of shoe and leather repair services, we carry a complete line of shoe care and foot comfort products to keep your shoes looking and feeling good.
We are open Tuesday through Saturday each week. We also have a drop box for customers who want to leave shoes after business hours.
Not in Florida? You can ship shoes to us to make sure they are expertly recrafted. We serve customers throughout the United States. Click here for details on how to send us your shoes.
Another Satisfied Customer: “I won’t trust anyone but Jim with my shoes.”
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Questions About Shoe Repair?
Do you have questions about who we are, what we do or an item you need repaired? Click the button on the right to contact us. You can also take a look at our “Footwear Facts” pages to learn about the benefits of quality footwear and how to maintain it.