As with many favorite old shoes, once these got tattered they ended up in the dead shoe pile at the back of my closet.
|Worn, torn, resurrected from the dead shoe pile.|
For more how-to tips and background about the sashiko stitching and boro mending used for this repair job, see the original Uber-Boro post. Note that some of the green linen used to boro-mend my traveling vest has been used here, making for a head-turning fashion statement when I strut down the street decked out in vest and All Stars.
Go Boro some shoes of your own and I'll see you on the mean streets.