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Must Have Espadrilles for Spring

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Must Have Espadrilles for Spring: A wedge sandal is a seasonal must have, and this year designers were all about the espadrille, working the summer classic into brave new heights. It is the perfect shoe for the upcoming warm season, and the style has been updated the style with cool colors and add-ons like embroideries, textured materials, and prints.

Fashion 101: Espadrilles have been made in Pyrennean Catalonia and Occitania since the 14th century at least, and there are shops in the Basque country still in existence that have been making espadrilles for over a century. The oldest, most primitive form of espadrilles go as far back as 4000 years ago. Traditional espadrilles have a canvas upper with the toe and vamp cut in one piece, and seamed to the rope sole at the sides. Often they would have laces at the throat that would be wrapped around the ankle to hold the shoes securely in place. Via Wikipedia.

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