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Very nice!
I gotta ask.What country is producing shoes of that sublime beauty? Just the proportions for starters. Then the thumbs up to the great shapes of the 30s/40s.
When I had my orthotics made I did a similar thing except that the plaster wrapping they use in Australia returns a full plaster cast of the foot - not a hollow imprint that is then filled with resin. Well at least that was what I thought. I have wondered whether the hard plaster cast could be then used as a model for MTO but obviously you need resin to create a mould that can be shaped exactly to the shape of the foot for last purposes.Makes me wonder whether the plaster...
I don't know about the rest of you but I reckon this thread has sucked the shoe porn oxygen totally out of the footwear threads.Hence the name NUTCRACKER I suppose....Isshi could chime in here with a pair of vintage Florsheims that are the best shoes in his collection (he reckons) and that is really saying something.
More rubbish thinking on this thread.
http://www.smh.com.au/national/obituaries/character-actor-went-from-full-bloom-to-barbarella-20130405-2hbka.html Who was talking about Barbarella?
RIP Paolo Soleri http://www.smh.com.au/national/obituaries/builder-of-beautiful-ruins-20130412-2hq7f.html
Just empirical but the major hat store in Sydney "Strand Hatters" in the famous Strand Arcade is a place I have visited for at least 10 years.One of the young blokes that works in there and who I have known since he started in there told me this summer they were run off their feet. A whole set of special order Fedoras in 40s styles are being introduced for winter.And Sydney is never really cold like NYC etcLook at the last Pitti show. That is the fashion driver.I rest my...
You are wrong and the fact hats are coming back as seen in this thread proves it.
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