In the year 1936 production of the first original Playboy shoe was initiated in England, and by the end of the 1930’s this new shoe brand met tremendous interest in Sweden.
1952 a Swedish agency started selling Playboy Original in Denmark, and late 1960 Playboy Original was the most popular men’s shoes in Scandinavia. In 1972 the factory and brand name were sold to a Swedish shoe family. Today the collection consists of dress-shoes branded Playboy Prestige, young fashion, indoor shoes etc. The name "Playboy" is owned by the Fabian family, and the shoes are sold all over Scandinavia