footwear

Oxfords for WOMEN (Part 2.)

Oxford: a style of laced shoe characterized by shoelace eyelet tabs that are stitched underneath the vamp, a construction method that is also sometimes referred to as “closed lacing”. Oxfords first appeared in Scotland and Ireland, where they are occasionally called Balmorals after the Queen’s castle in Scotland, Balmoral. Oxford: estilo de zapato atado caracterizado por lengüetas de ojal que se cosen […]

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Footwear shop (apparently)

Situations like this are possible to be seen at the Raval district in Barcelona. A “hardware” shop that sells shoes. I wonder if this is a consequence due to globalization, conscious lack of familiarity with language or just disinterest of doing things on the right way. What do you think? Es posible ver situaciones como ésta en el barrio del Raval de […]

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