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LINN-S Sashiko Tabi Shoes

by LINN-S
$140.00

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LINN-S Tabi shoes

LINN-S is proactive, health-giving footwear based on the traditional Japanese rubber soled Jika-tabi (tabi boots) worn by steeplejacks and other workmen who require good footing, such as farmers and rickshaw-drivers.

Mikawa Momen Sashiko

The Mikawa Momen Sashiko Weave is a weaving technique named after the birthplace of Japan’s oldest cotton fabrics. From very long ago, this weaving technique has been used to make work clothes and clothing worn to practice the traditional Japanese martial art called Judo. During the Edo period, firefighters who rushed to put out fires wore protective clothing made using this technique. The thick, specific weaving texture is resistant to cuts and sparks, and is robust enough to alleviate physical injuries. Therefore, it has been adopted as training clothes for a variety of martial sports as well as uniforms of carpenters and stone masons.

Product Details 

Color: Black, Deep Blue, Red
Sizes: Unisex US shoe sizes 4-11 (17.0cm - 29.0cm)
Upper material: 100% Cotton 
Lining material: 100% Cotton
Sole and Side material: Rubber
Hook: Brass (Nickel plated) 

About LINN-S

LINN-S provides a style for living beautifully.

Walk on the beach under the bright, shining morning sun. Select fresh foods at the Whole Foods Market. Spend your weekend enjoying yoga. Take a vacation to go to Sedona. From time to time, allow yourself quietly to feel the energy of nature, and stride through the ground with an active spirit. More naturally, more fashionably. 
Live your life like you want. That’s the life style LINN-S suggests.