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Francis Waplinger

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Course: Shoe Making
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Dec. 04, 2014 | Posted in Blog, Shoemaking , | Tags:, | Language:
Reporter: Francis Waplinger | Course: Shoemaking

Shoe Making 30.11.14 : Assistant Report 8

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Here are some more patterns I have cut for my boots. It turned out that the leather I had chosen to use was too soft for a men’s boot. So, I decided to re-cut the pattern with a different leather. Next I am going to skive the leather and add brogue decorations.

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The carousel in Piazza Republica, with Christmas decorations added.

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Holiday lights are starting to pop up all over Florence. Here is the La Rinascente store in Piazza Repubblica. The lights give the city a wonderful festive feel.

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More holiday lights on Via Del Corso.

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Even more holiday lights, Via Calzaiuoli.

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A vendor selling roasted chestnuts on the street, they smell wonderful and make a nice little snack.


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