Established in 1978, Head Start Shoes is a luxury shoe boutique with a large inventory of exclusive and private label Italian leather footwear for women. The local boutique, located on the corner of 17th and Sansom streets in Rittenhouse Row, is a treasure chest of unique, wearable styles that mix function and fashion for Center City’s downtown streets. Owner George Patti travels to Italy twice a year to hand-select the inventory. At Head Start Shoes, shop exclusive styles from Italian designers you can’t find anywhere else in Philadelphia. Discover styles from well-loved labels including Aquatalia and Fiorenti + Baker, as well as Officine Creative, Strategia, Vic Matie, Halmanera, and more. View the full list of brands carried at Head Start here.
Head Start Shoes
126 South 17th Street