Fracap was born in 1848 by the 2 brothers Alfredo and Giovanni Cappello who followed the father’s job of shoes maker since 1908. The company started his story in the city of Monteroni that is very famous for shoes makers since the beginning of 19th century. Today the factory is still there.
Antonio and Michele started a military collection for Italian Army and Airforce introducing new models that became famous soon. They started to produce shoes for Carabinieri and Naval Army too.
Fracap shoes were known for the absolute quality of materials and production. Every boots and shoes were created using two of the most difficult and important technique in the shoes word: Goodyear and Ideal.
Today Fracap is a well known brand in Europe, Japan, Australia, Russia and USA, but it is still based in Monteroni, like more thatn 100 years ago, and Michele and Antonio are still the guys that make every single pair of Fracap shoes.