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Nationality: Japan
Course: Shoe Making

Nov. 10, 2014 | Posted in Blog, Shoemaking , | Tags:, | Language:
Reporter: Morita | Course: Shoemaking

Summer Course:Adhesive method Balmoral pumps

サマーコース 接着製法パンプス、内羽 2.7.2014

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・Students need to be cautious when drawing Balmoral (francesina) lines as if has a big infuence in the finished product. (Picture left)
・When working with a grinder (macchina), students listens to the instructor’s advices. (Picture center)
・Students perform a shoe lasting (montaggio) with 8mm nails for the heel part (chiodini) and 6mm nails for the plantar arch part (fiosso). (Picture right)

・吊り込み(montaggio)は踵部分には8mmの釘(chiodini)踏まず(fiosso)部は6mmの釘で吊り込みを 行います。(右)

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・Students adhere a narrow stay tape (nastrino) along the shoe opening. (Picture left)
・Only practices can improve the students’ sewing machine (macchina da cucire) techniques. (Picture center)
・Students always ask the instructor any small questions they may have and clarify the uncertain points before they go on to the next step. (Picture right)

・ミシン(macchina da cucire)がけは練習あるのみです。(中)

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・Students perform a shoe lasting (montaggio) as they check the entire lines. (Pictures left, center & right)


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