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New Facebook group for your unwanted leather shoes

New Facebook group for your unwanted leather shoes

So I've gone and started a Facebook group... and we need your shoes.  There were about 100 members in the first 48 hours Welted Shoes Australia  is a Facebook group that allows you to buy, swap or sell your quality leather shoes from a list of reputable shoemakers.  There are several...

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The Best Shoemakers In England - Part II

The Best Shoemakers In England - Part II

Now then, as an influx of dressed up cemented shoe brands continues to irk me and an old shoe restoration turns its petulant head from me as if I were an unsatisfactory and clumsy-thumbed lover, I must find something with which to (hopefully) wile you and (desperately) distract me from...

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The Best Shoemakers In England - Part I

The Best Shoemakers In England - Part I

Craftsmanship, whatever form it takes, requires hard work, detail, and creativity. Take the British shoe manufacturer, they know their craft, their materials, the science of build, and the art of style.  It is no surprise, therefore, that when I am asked for shoe recommendations – increasingly so – I will...

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Three Reasons Why You Need A Shoe Stretcher

Three Reasons Why You Need A Shoe Stretcher

Ever worn your new shoes to work and had this happen? You get to work and you're feeling and looking pretty good. But by mid to late morning, your shoes start to pinch. Maybe you begin to walk a little funny. By lunch, however, your new shoes have become walking...

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