In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
2.1(on shoe)vira feminine
- Make sure your boot has enough welt to hold in the binding, just as you would for a step-in crampon.
- The once sealed welts have cracks, and as for the ‘uppers’, well, enough of this nonsense…
- The big change is a frame designed along an asymmetrical last to more closely fit the anatomical sole of a boot and lock more tightly into the boot welts.
- There was the outline, and around this outline ran a well-defined sewn thread which had, it appeared, attached the welt to the sole.
2.2(border, seam)ribete masculinevivo masculine
- Pleats, piping, pocket welts, pocket flaps, top-stitched yokes all look wonderful in linen.
- The matching linen flat-front pants are slightly low-waisted and feature two off-seam pockets, as well as pocket welts.
- It has a three-button continental placket with polished agate buttons, a knit collar welt, sleeve bands, and a hemmed bottom with side vents.
- Elegant embellishments such as freeform beading, tiered tassels, piping insertions filled with fine rattail cord and pockets tailored with contrast welts are among his trademarks.
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