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Welcome to our Press Publications page for the GFA Global Footwear Design Awards. Here, you’ll find a collection of articles and features from some of the industry’s most respected publications, highlighting the incredible talent and creativity of our award winners. We’re proud to be recognized by the media as a leading platform for recognizing and promoting the work of established and emerging designers. Browse our collection of press publications and discover what the experts have to say about the GFA Global Footwear Design Awards and the talented individuals who have earned our recognition.

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Here below is a selection of media mentions and publications.

LS:N Global – The Cryptide named Footwear Brand of the Year for 2023, 11.01.24

WorldFootwear – The Cryptide named Footwear Brand of the Year in 2023, 04.01.24

FashionUnited – Global Footwear Awards: SCAD student wins emerging designer prize, 04.01.24 – 3D Printed Cryptide Shoe Recognized at 2023 Global Footwear Awards

BountyHunterThe 4th Annual Global Footwear Awards 第四屆年度全球鞋類大獎, 18.05.23.

Fashion Israel – קבלו את הזוכים Global Footwear Awards, 19.04.23.

ARE Magazine – אלו המעצבים הצעירים שזכו בתחרות Global Footwear Awards, 17.04.23.

indiaeducationdiary.inAretto Wins At The Global Footwear Awards 2022, 03.04.23.

UK Black Tech – Innovator Wins Global Footwear Award, 03.07.22.

Prazzle Magazine – Local African Footwear brand, Vokal by Kabelo Masia nominated for 2022 Global Footwear Award, 25.06.22.

SA Rich & Famous – Vokal Nominated for 2022 Global Footwear Awards, 12.06.22.

ChinaDaily – Smart slippers win accolades, 19.04.22.

Scoop – Kiwi Biodegradable Shoe Start-up Wins Major International Award, 23.02.22.

Jornal T – Marita Moreno Distinguida nos Global Footwear Awards, 08.02.22.

SGI Europe – Del Cosma designer wins at Global Footwear Awards, 23.04.22.

CroatiaWeek – Croatian eco-sneaker brand Miret wins big at Global Footwear Awards, 10.05.21.

The Golf Wire – Duca del Cosma Designer Wins Global Award for Golf Shoe, 19.04.21.

DesignScene – Here Are The First Annual Winners of Global Footwear Awards, 08.04.21.