Florsheim Shoes was created in 1892 when Milton Florsheim began producing shoes in a small factory located in Chicago, Illinois. As a new class of working men and professionals emerged, Florsheim shoes came to symbolize success. This is a tradition that is continue today. All Florsheim shoes are made with heritage in mind. If only Milton Florsheim could have known that the brand he created would still be thriving over 120 years later.