Tag Archives: boots

Working Man’s Boots

Ah Vincent.  Beauty in the mundane. Advertisements

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Le Cordonnier

18th century tools of the bootmaker’s trade. Click for the source.

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Uzbeki boots in the Philidelphia Museum of Art

Uzbekistan boots. I need to make something like these.

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The Shoemaker

A real treat from the Sifting the Past blog.  It is worth checking out if you are interested in researching the past through images of the period just prior to mass industrialization.  The Townsend’s have a couple excellent websites including … Continue reading

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New Boots for the Young Lady

My daughter finally dove in and made her first pair of shoes, primarily from the instructions given by Mr Morris of Seamlyne Design.  I think it’s a fine tutorial for the uninitiated but would like to see a few photos … Continue reading

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