Fessura is an Italian Fashion-sport footwear and accessories brand for men, women and children, globally available in top retailers and flagship stores. It was founded in 1999 by Andrea Vecchiola and his brothers Giorgio and Marco, with the intent to design and develop high-tech shoes. Their passion for an active lifestyle, fashion trends and art, has led to the creation of a cutting-edge icon: the elastic bands featured on all the Fessura lines. The brand thrives trough creativity and innovation, manufacturing products that embody the ultimate form of style and self-expression. The brand’s mission is to change the way people engage with high-tech products, exposing it’s customers to new styles and experiences. Thanks to its patented elastic system, Fessura is considered to be one of the most original brands in the global footwear market. Fessura products combine beauty, functionality uniqueness and innovativeness.
Fessura origins date back to 1999 in Montegranaro, one of the oldest Italian cities for shoe manufacturing. Fessura Founders are the third generation of the shoemaker family “Botticelli”. Prominent in Fessura history is another related company: FinProject S.P.A., owned by founder's uncle, Euro Vecchiola, leader in Outsole production and extra-light compound with the brand XL-EXTRALIGHT FinProject company which represent for Fessura a key laboratory to develop and experiment many kind of outsoles. Botticelli on one side and FinProject on the other gave the Fessura Founders a strong background which had been the sprinboard for both industries.