They say that the first April Fair It was celebrated three days of the spring month to promote the sale and purchase of cattle at the end of the XNUMXth century. This is the origin of one of the most important festivities on this side of the Pyrenees, an event that puts Seville, and all the places that celebrate it, on the map.
Menkes' DNA is flamenco, with more than seventy years behind him, a lot of knowledge and a documentary fund that allows him to devise the most appropriate dresses for all kinds of events and especially for artists related to flamenco.
Being specialists in fields such as dance, entertainment, flamenco and rhythmic gymnastics, our great work has attracted personalities and artists from all over the world and over the years they have consolidated their loyalty to our creations.
In the 50s, Ava Gadner, Vivien Leigh, Xavier Cugat, Dali and other great Hollywood stars frequented our Madrid store. What
Also, nowadays great figures of the show like Jay Salomon, Siudy Garrido, Susan Sarandon, Madonna, Thierry Mugler, for
to mention just a few, they continue to shine with our creations.
We have clients such as The Metropolitan Opera House in New York, The Radio City Hall Rockettes in New York, Le Lido de Paris, Le Cirque Du Soleil, Wicked and the Crazy Horse, among others who give us their trust and were able to see in us the perfect contributors for the tailoring and production of your costumes and accessories. Renowned stylists, dance schools such as María de Ávila, David Campos, Filo Feliu, sports organizations such as the National Rhythmic Gymnastics Team and theme parks of the importance of PortAventura and Terra Mítica, among others, trusted in our work for the design , the making or the complete realization of that historical or contemporary, typical or fantasy wardrobe; of those ethereal but resistant leggings, of that very delicate garment and of those ingenious creations that turn an actor into a mythical creature.
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Who is Menkes?
We are a company that has more than 70 years of experience, being an obligatory point of reference within its sector. We are a family business that is currently led by the second generation and the third is about to start. We are artisans with our own workshops in Spain, our Menkes brand products are 100% made in Spain and handmade. We are driven by passion for the show and we are lovers of culture. # ❤MisMenkes
Who runs the Menkes website?
We are admired and lovers of artisan products and Menkes has given us the confidence to run their website. Contact information:
What can you find in Menkes?
In Menkes you can find all kinds of products related to show, dance and rhythmic gymnastics.
Our sections are:
- Dance: Articles for the study of dance. We represent the best international brands.
- Flamenco: Flamenco shoes and clothing made by hand and with the effort to achieve perfection. We always try to give priority to handmade products and made in Spain such as Menkes flamenco shoes.
- Rhythmic gymnastics: We are specialists in rhythmic gymnastics, official distributors of Sasaki, a brand recognized with international prestige, with the FIG (Federation International Gymnastic) standards
- Show shoes: Theatrical, show and vintage footwear made by hand. We have a team of pattern makers and shoemakers who carry out unique works.
- Theatrical costumes and tailoring: Our infrastructure and experience allow us to take on comprehensive projects or special assignments at any scale.
- Costume rental: Rental of high quality costumes, period costumes, pets, among others, both for a party and for theater companies.
- Costumes and accessories: We have costumes and accessories of the best quality. Our suppliers are recognized brands such as Smiffys, Rubies, Widman and MOM.
- Pets and animatronix: We make all kinds of pets according to the tastes of our clients.
Do you have a physical store? Where can I find you?
We currently have 5 physical stores (Barcelona, Madrid, Bilbao, Seville and Valencia). In addition, we have a wide network of distributors around the world. Learn more through this link.
How can I contact you?
You can contact us through:
- E-mail: [email protected]
- Telephone / WhatsApp: + 34 661 27 60 28. Business hours: Monday to Friday from 10 a.m. to 18 p.m. (CET)
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