Getting the Hermes Shoes is a goal you're bound to have on your list if you plan on testing all of Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night's weapons. You'll also need to bring a good amount of patience with you as this is one weapon you can't get from chopping off the head of a single demon.
Here's everything you need to know about where to find the location of the Hermes Shoes in Bloodstained Ritual of the Night.
Hermes Shoes Location
Indeed, the sole way of obtaining the Hermes Shoes in Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night is through crafting. The recipe, however, is quite demanding.
You'll first need Dragon Shoes which themselves are an item obtainable only through crafting. To get the Dragon Shoes, you'll have to look for 2 Wool, 2 Dragon Bone, 2 Dragon Scale and 1 Flame Ring.
The second item required for crafting the Hermes Shoes is one Demon Claw. The item drops from Hellhounds, found in the Inferno Cave. Lastly, you'll need the Rhava Bural, which drops from Killer Barbers in the Dian Cecht Cathedral area. Having these three items will let you craft the Hermes Shoes.