Velvet textile upper with leather sole. Slip-on styling. Front bow accent. Rubber tap heel. ANCR-WZ37. TAYGETE BOW VELVET. Born with strong roots in Ancient Greek myth and tradition, Greek-raised designers Christina Martini and Nikolas Minoglou co-founded Ancient Greek Sandals to reflect traditional craftsmanship and quality. Using natural tan leathers and techniques from many days-past, the line exudes quality while maintaining timeless design.