Stronger on the outside
Softer on the inside

Softer meets Veldskoen in celebration of the South African schoolkid.

we’re a great fit because

We’re obsessed with putting the positive into our products, putting the soul into every sole

We believe comfort should come first because our feet carry us through this world

We believe local is not only lekker, it’s life-changing – that’s why we provide struggling communities with self-respecting work. All our shoes are made in SA from locally sourced materials

The first truly South African schoolskoen!
Same strength. Same styling. More softness.
See for yourself.

grain leather upper for longevity

Stitchdown technique for extra strength

TPR outsole for comfort and durability

We’re stepping up to stop school bullying.

Each pair of Softer x Veldskoen school shoes comes with a free year’s subscription to ‘Are You Ok?’

52% of South African kids experience some form of school & cyber bullying. is a digital mental health platform with access to qualified therapists and free coursework to help kids combat bullying & deal with school stress.

South African school shoes made by South African hands for South African feet.

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