French Sole

French Sole by Jane Winkworth is the first ever concept retail venture specialising only in Ballet Flats.

Over the past three years, French Sole has kindly raised over £12,000.00 for Starlight and helped to grant the greatest wishes of seriously and terminally ill children across the UK.

The Original French Sole by Jane Winkworth enjoys the iconic status of being the world’s original number one leading purveyor of the most beautiful designer classic ballet flats and luxurious, fashionable flat footwear. Founded in 1989 in London and now a famous and much loved brand name associated with some of the most famous women in the world.

Founder and designer, Jane, has specially created a limited edition “Sparkling Star” shoe exclusively for Starlight. When you purchase a pair of these twinkling ballet flats for either yourself or for a little one, French Sole generously donate 20% of the profits from the sale of your shoes directly to Starlight. The shoes are available both in-store or online at