About Us

The Expert Bootmakers & Repairers is a family owned and operated business. Originally started by my father Ivan Holt in 1967 after relocating from England we are carrying on the tradition in the family, we are a husband and wife team teaching our youngest son the trade. Michelle is a fully qualified Bespoke surgical shoemaker and repairer and the winner of many awards for excellence in craftsmanship. She did her apprenticeship with her Ivan in the 1980's, Ivan was a world class repairer and maker and the winner of many Australian and English Competitions. Our dedication to maintaining a high standard of repairs is evident by our strong reputation across Western Australia.
We continue to offer a commitment to quality workmanship and great service as the Victoria Park local for quality and specialist footwear.
At The Expert Bootmakers & Repairers, we offer a fully comprehensive service and we think that there is not much that we can't fix.
As well as standard shoe repairs we do surgical modifications, modifications to boots and shoes, orthotics, leather repairs, racing leathers, motor cross and horse riding boots  and the list goes on.
Please pop in for a chat with any of our friendly staff and see if we can assist you. 
We also offer key cutting, watch bands
Products include: 
  • A full range of coloured aluminium house keys
  • Novelty House Keys 
  • Zippo Style Oil Lighters 
We stock an extensive range of men's and women's shoes including:
  • Dr Comfort,
  • Scholl Orthaheel
  • Foot Logics - Thongs and Sandals
We also sell; giftware, engravable flasks and tankards and a range of shoe care accessories including:
  • 100 Different Colours of Renovating Polish 
  • Dr Comfort Socks 
  • Angelus Leather Dyes 
  • Angelus Acrylic Shoe Paint
  • Brillo Shoe Spray Paint 
  • Nanotech Waterproofing Sprays
  • Self Shine Shoe Sponges
  • Shoe Laces in a variety of colours and lengths
We carefully select our brands to ensure we only sell high quality footwear to our customers. Our core focus in our selection process is on quality materials and fit and a strong emphasis on comfort.
Same location, same service, same dedication to you; our clients.