In the 1970s, the adoption of a leather upper by the vulcanized manufacturing method in the technology at that time had poor adhesion to rubber and had difficulty in durability. The design and durability were found again in the former technique of wrapping and adhering cotton herringbone tape in a belt shape, which was conceived as a countermeasure.
Recommend going a size down from your regular size. Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions regarding to sizing.
Store it in shades. Air dry if wet. Suggested using suede protection spray and eraser if needed.
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