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Handmade cloth shoes

Updated: 2013-05-27
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Handmade cloth shoes
Handmade cloth shoes

“The feet firstly get old as the human body gets old, thus, healthcare should start from one’s feet.” The handmade cloth shoes are characterized by ventilation, strong absorption of perspiration and enhanced extensibility and adaptability of the feet for surroundings to maintain healthcare from the feet to other body parts.

The cat head shoes, also known as tiger cat shoes, embody Chinese traditional needlework. The shoes vividly resemble cat and tiger heads to indicate good luck, wealth and rank. The soft texture is helpful for the healthcare of children’s feet.

Recommended shop: Baolong Shop opposite Changshengyuan, nearby the municipal building, Mingqing Street (production can be seen live)

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