A curated collection of handcrafted leather essentials from Yucatán, México

An elevated and timeless collection that embodies a sophisticated lifestyle.

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'Haylee' Scrunch Sandal

Cognac Leather

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'Lacey' Strap Sandal

Cinnamon Suede

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'Lorenza' Sandal

Bone Leather

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'Sloan' Slides New Collection

Chocolate Suede

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'Lola' Scrunch Sandal

Vino Leather

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'Souto' Leather Men´s slippers

Black Leather

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Our Story

Established in 2015, byJAMES was created with the stylish and modern woman in mind. Our mission is to provide the perfect balance of simplicity and chicness, allowing her to effortlessly navigate the cobblestone streets of quaint towns without compromising her sense of style.

Crafted with care in Valladolid, Mexico, our leather sandals and bags are meticulously handmade with a timeless design. Every step of the process, from cutting the soles to shaping the straps and assembling the pieces, involves the skilled hands of our artisans and they dedicate their expertise at every step of the process. They proudly carry forward the ancient traditions that have been passed down through generations, infusing each pair of shoes with a unique touch of heritage.

Drawing inspiration from the surrounding area, our brand embraces an earth tone palette, capturing the essence of natural beauty.

For byJAMES, the true beauty lies in celebrating the essence of the classic, modern, and simple woman.


Experience the difference of our handmade shoes, where attention to detail meets timeless style.

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Custom Orders

If we don't have them in stock, our skilled artisans will make them specially for you!


If your shoes don't fit, we can exchange them for any other style!

Opening our Flagship Boutique in Tulum

Come and visit us to experience the byJAMES lifestyle!

Opening in September

Travel with style

Elevate your travel essentials with our collection of handmade suede or leather bags and clutches. Travel in style without compromising on comfort. Whether you're jetting off or exploring a new destination, our bags and clutches are designed to enhance your look, even at the airport.

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The story behind byJAMES

The perfect blend of modern design, comfort and classic. Est. in 2015, byJAMES was curated for the simple yet chic and modern woman. She wanders the streets of towns built with cobblestone roads without having to compromise her sense of style.