About us

Kokua ballerinas is a local family business based and produced in Barcelona, making it a fairly local brand with a unique spirit.

Run by a family with 31 years of experience creating ballet flats, Kokua stands for versatility, quality, and comfort, combining different materials, such as leather and cotton, being popular because of its very extensive range of styles & colors.

We offer a range of more than 350 colors on our ballerinas with limited models per each size, bold colors combinations and exciting contemporary twists, that are not only aesthetically pleasing, but also durable and, most importantly, comfortable 

Kokua ballerinas allow the feet to breathe and provide a comfortable rubber sole without sacrificing your style throughout the day. Whether it is wide feet, bunions or a range of other reasons for requiring a fit ballerinas, we are confident that our ballerinas give superior comfort. From elegance to sport Kokua ballerinas will make you feel feminine and chic throw all day.

With a range of more than 70 different colors, Kokua’s tote bags strike the balance between function and classic simplicity that appeal to every style identity.

Here at Kokua we make sure all employees receive, at a minimum, beyond fair trade wages, healthcare, and a healthy working environment.We do this because we feel that the people who make our ballerinas are just as important as the people who buy them.

We want you to wear our pieces for years, to come. That’s why we source superior leather and other natural materials producing a unique design which will make your life more colorful. 

The following is a brief summary of the steps involved in the making of a ballerinas pair. There are basically five stages involved: measuring and last making, pattern cutting and clicking, closing, making, and finishing.

Photography by Anna Rudenko